STUDENTS CAN HELP SAVE A PEER’S LIFE
Seven out of ten young people having thoughts of suicide will tell a friend
What that friend does next could save a life
Research shows that peers have a greater impact as protective factors during adolescence than parents do. Hope Squad trains groups of peer-nominated students in how to recognize serious depression and how to then get those students the professional help they need.
The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation has the honor and privilege of bringing Hope Squad to Texas, right here in Tarrant County. This ground-breaking program is changing the culture of help-seeking within our schools.
To learn more visit www.hopesquad.com.
Bring hope squad to your tarrant county school
We are implementing Hope Squads at Elementary, Middle, and High Schools throughout Tarrant County. Hit the button and submit the form below to get your school involved. Check out a list of all our current Hope Squad schools here.
For schools elsewhere, please contact the Hope Squad team directly here.