Category Archives: In The News

Articles and News Stories that have been written about the Federation of Families of SC, our youth groups, and partner organizations.

News Release – Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            Contact: Devon Kearns, 202-224-9578 (Begich) September 18, 2013                                                   Liz Johnson, 202-224-3324 (Ayotte) BEGICH, AYOTTE URGE SENATE LEADERS TO BRING UP BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO ADDRESS MENTAL HEALTH Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act, which includes key … Continue reading

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Today (9/10/13) is World Suicide Prevention Day

As  much as we’d like to think that suicide in children and teens doesn’t exist, it does. According to the CDC, suicide is the third leading cause of death in children ages 10-24. The American Academy of Child and Adolescent … Continue reading

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Study Finds Poor Diet Can Affect Children’s Mental Health

Can eating an unhealthy diet while a woman is pregnant lead to behavior problems when the child is older? To find out, click on the link below. http://alert.psychiatricnews.org/2013/08/poor-diet-can-take-toll-on-childrens.html VS.

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