If you need to talk to someone immediately, please call either the Crisis Hotline: (800) 843-4793
or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255
You can also text the Crisis Text Line by texting “HOME” to 741741All are staffed 24/7.
January 22nd, 2019: “The Science and Power of Hope” with Chan Hellman Co-sponsored by BYS and P.T.O.C.C. 6:30pm-8pm, BHS Commons $10/ticket (if you’d like to request a free ticket, please call 842-9675) Get your tickets here February 9th, 2019: Youth Mental Health First Aid: A Training for Adults Assisting Young People 8:15am-5:00pm, BISD Board Meeting Room $35 for the 8-hour course
To learn more and register via the secure online registration form, please visit the Mental Health First Aid Training page on Kitsap Mental Health Services’ website:
REGISTER EARLY – SPACE IS LIMITED!
“Our youth are faced with the greatest challenges ever endured by the rising generation. BYS provides services that allow young people to navigate these troubled waters. I have personally spoken to several youth who have taken advantage of the services provided and without them, they feel that there would have been very little hope of improving. Supporting BYS is crucial in the healthy development of our young people.”
-Matt Hamner, Chief of Police, Bainbridge Island
We are proud to have the following year-round sponsors: