"Connectedness has the power to counterbalance adversity."
- Bruce Perry, M.D., Ph.D, What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience and Healing
The Nurture Place exists to expand access to family support. We all make a difference!
During a recent community health assessment, only 10% of families in Orange County, Florida reported that they know how to access needed mental health care resources. There is typically a 10 year lag between a child exhibiting mental health symptoms and the start of treatment, even though the majority of lifelong mental health problems begin before the age of 15.
The mission and vision of The Nurture Place is to expand access to care for families and children across our community. Here are some of the ways we are doing this!