Millions of students are heading back to school with a challenge they didn't have to face last year.
The more contagious delta variant is fueling a nationwide COVID-19 surge that's sending younger people to hospitals — including children.
The Mayor of Lexington, KY announced the city will provide first-ever violence prevention grants to 16 public schools in Fayette County to help increase services and interventions for youth most impacted by the trauma of violence.
A joint program between Murray State University and the West Kentucky Educational Cooperative is being awarded $3 million in funding to help with mental health initiatives, including the addition of mental health counselors in fourteen local school districts.
Proposes a vision and path forward for a broad coalition of partners to bring inclusive, equitable, and evidence-based supports to students and educators experiencing trauma and transform outcomes in the Appalachian region.