Welcome to CARE

We are a collaborative of institutions and organizations committed to promoting positive youth outcomes and reducing risk. Our work is predicated on the fact that the most effective tools we have at our disposal are the important individuals in young peoples’ lives and the conversations that sustain and nurture those relationships. We are committed to inspiring and cataloging one million such meaningful conversations by 2020. We invite you to join the conversation!

Unprepared: Why Kids Are Anxious, Lonely, and Depressed

For many young people, the world seems to be crashing around them. It is a phenomenon years in ...
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America’s Ambivalence About Youth and Alcohol May Put Kids at Risk

This is the second post in a series. A six-year study of adolescent decision-making by SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and Liberty ...
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The Ongoing Epidemic of Youth Suicide in America

Two recent youth suicides in rapid succession claimed the lives of a 19-year-old young man and a 14-year-old teenager in ...
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Post Pandemic: Why the Kids May Not Be OK

By Stephen Gray Wallace, featured in Psychology Today.   Even with a new subvariant of COVID-19 (BA.2) speeding our way, ...
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