Kids- How the body works: learn about different functions of your body Puberty: growing up, bodies, school, crushes, etc. Feelings: friends, school, thoughts, emotions, etc. Grown-up's health problems: alzheimers, breast cancer, helping a parent who smokes, etc. Teens- Mind: mental health, relationships, family, friends, seeking help, body image, etc. Sexual health: birth control, STIs etc. Drugs & Alcohol: tobacco use, dealing with an alcoholic parent, getting help, etc. More great info: staying safe, diseases and conditions, body, fitness, etc. Parents- Feelings and emotions: cyber-bullying, developing self-esteem, baby-blues/post-partum depression, etc. School and family life: learning and education, tough topics, helping with homework, etc.
A teaching curriculum and framework for pre-school to eighth grade
"When I started The Hawn Foundation I was driven to bring a solution to our children who were suffering from high levels of stress and who were completely lacking the skills to navigate in a complex world. I was moved by the statistics about the increases in school violence and bullying, youth depression and suicide, and I was concerned about the persistent failure of the education system to help children cope and flourish." - Goldie Hawn
Founded by Eric Windeler and Sandra Hanington after the loss of their son Jack to suicide in 2010
"All across Canada: 117 Jack Chapters, 53 trained Jack Talk speakers delivering 150 Talks this year, a national Jack Summit bringing 200 of our student leaders from every province and territory together and youth led Jack Regional Summits popping up across the country." -Jack.org
"Jack.org is the only national network of young leaders transforming the way we think about mental health. With initiatives and programs designed with the input of young people at every step, we will end stigma in our generation." -Jack.org