Approximately one in three youth in Spokane County report signs of depression. Youth of color are more likely to experience depression. Such symptoms are related to risky behaviors (such as drinking, abusing drugs, and carrying weapons) and especially suicide. (Spokane County Community Needs Assessment 2017-2018, Spokane Regional Health District)
What If You Could save Just One?
If You Could Save Just One is a nonprofit organization located in Spokane, WA. Our mission is to provide activities, resources, and opportunities that will help the youth and parents of the Hillyard community and surrounding areas to inspire their own path to success.
We strive to create a safe environment where youth can connect with positive mentors, learn to express themselves in healthy ways, and form supportive and uplifting relationships with their peers.