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Facts About Trauma Awareness Month
Did you know that trauma is the leading cause of death from those aged one to 46? As May is Trauma Awareness Month, we are joining millions of Americans in advocating for trauma awareness and education. Unfortunately, trauma can be caused by a wide variety of injuries and violence, and those affected can have serious, […]
What You Need to Know This National Foster Care Month
How much do you know about the foster care system? Research tells us that there are approximately 19,000 children in Florida foster care, 600 of which are without identified families. May is National Foster Care Month and we are helping raise awareness about the important role that foster parents, family members, volunteers, professionals, and all […]
The Importance of Mental Health
Did you know that one in five people will be affected by mental illness in their lifetime? This statistic may surprise you, but it shows just how important mental health is to each and every one of us. This May, we are recognizing National Mental Health Month by raising awareness about the importance of mental […]
Tips to Know This National Safe Boating Week
Did you know that 84 percent of boating death victims did not wear a life jacket? Unfortunately, this is true, and research tells us that Florida has the highest reported number of boating deaths in the United States. The week of May 18 – 24 is National Safe Boating Week and we are joining millions […]
SAMHSA National Prevention Week
Did you know that May 12 – 17, 2019 is the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (“SAMHSA”) National Prevention Week? Each year, communities and organizations across the nation come together to raise awareness about the importance of strong mental health and substance abuse prevention. To help join this important cause, we want to […]
Tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Did you know that May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month? Sadly, in 2017 alone, 5,172 motorcycle riders and passengers died in crashes. While motorcycle riders make up approximately six percent of vehicles on the road, the unfortunate reality is that many drivers do not look out for motorcycles when driving. This often results in accidents […]
National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Workplace Falls
Did you know that the week of May 6-10, 2019, is National Safety Stand-Down Week? Sadly, 366 of the 971 construction fatalities in 2017 were caused by falls from elevation and were preventable. In fact, preventable falls continue to be the leading cause of death for construction employees. Each year, businesses across the nation hold […]