Emily just turned 18 years old. She credits the Youth Suicide Prevention Program (now operated through The Crisis Center of Johnson County and Foundation 2) for being able to celebrate. Three years ago Emily attempted to take her life in the bathroom of her high school. She was in a relationship with a boy who embarrassed […]
As a single mother of two, earning a PhD and starting medical school hasn’t been easy. Jane Persons is thankful to have had the support of The Crisis Center Food Bank when she needed it most. For the past few years, the burden of student loans, car payments, and housing costs made it nearly impossible […]
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