Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana (BBBS) believes that mentorship is the top approach to combating trauma and increasing mental health in young people. Jennifer Hoffman, senior manager of external relations and events, says … [Read more...] about Now More Than Ever Mentorship Is Super Important
“For my part, I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” -Vincent Van Gogh The heavens and the stars have forever been a source of inspiration for us earthbound folks. Honoring the beauty above can help us find comfort here below, and it’s … [Read more...] about Always Looking Up
Winter is often the time when we think about comfort. When it is cold outside, we just want to stay in, snuggle up, and do those things that make us feel cozy. We say so long to salads and hello to soups. We drape ourselves in soft flannel and fleece. After summer and fall … [Read more...] about Finding Your Comfort Zone.
Until you experience grief firsthand, it’s hard to know how it will affect you. Feelings of shock and loss can threaten to overwhelm, and those of us who’ve been there know that climbing out of its crooked depths can feel impossible some days. This is where Grief Mentor Teresa … [Read more...] about A Way With Grief
For Louisville native William “Bill” Laird, helping veterans is a labor of love. The former Marine (1970-74) and current Commander of the American Legion in Shepherdsville knows how difficult it is to readjust to civilian life after service in the military. “The military does … [Read more...] about Helping Veterans Adjust