This program is to show you that you're NOT alone. According to NAMI "1 in 5 U.s adults experience mental illness, 1 in 20 U.S adults experience serious mental illness, and 17% of youth experience a mental health disorder." When ever you are feeling alone and struggling reach out to your strength of 5. Your strength of 5 could be a friend, teacher, doctor, therapist, caregiver, family member, etc.
This Program is for ages 4+. Before becoming a BUDDY. It's important to learn how to be a BUD first. You will be an upstander individual by sharing the message of being kind, understanding we are all different, and doing the right thing.