News for Human Interest

Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Scott and the surrounding counties in Southern Indiana have significant challenges affecting our children including the opioid epidemic. Children are being removed from harmful home situations in record numbers, most commonly due to substance misuse. For example, out-of-home placements escalated from 470 children in 2014 to 822 children by October of 2018 in Southern Indiana's Region 18 more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Understanding the impact of Adverse Child Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma can help  improve the lives and health of individuals. Becoming a trauma-informed community can foster resilience in family members, community members, and the children of Scott County.  A Trauma trained team is now providing information about identifying and responding to trauma with evidence-based resilience strategies more
Categories: Human Interest, Education, Press Release