Counselors receive messages from teenagers who have called to express their gratitude. Teen Lifeline keeps the messages and hangs them in their hotline room. (Photo courtesy of Teen Lifeline)
Teen Lifeline’s New Program Supports Arizona Teens Who Have Attempted Suicide

Teen Lifeline, an Arizona nonprofit dedicated to preventing teen suicide, has introduced a local initiative with a goal of reducing repeated suicide attempts.

Young men and their mentors gather around a campfire at a Boys to Men camping weekend. (Photo courtesy of Boys to Men Tucson)
Group Mentor Program in Tucson Teaches Male Youth About Healthy Relationships

The Tucson group's data shows boys who participate in weekly talking circles show higher rates of improvement in grades, fewer disciplinary actions, greater emotional intelligence scores, and better social skills.

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Report Shows Arizona Kids’ Well-being Improves Slightly but State Still Ranks Among Worst

An annual report that measures the well-being of children showed slight improvement for Arizona kids, but the Grand Canyon state remained among the lowest-ranked states.