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Family-Friendly Winter Break Activities in and Around Indy

November 30, 2018

Winter break is right around the corner, and the kids will be home from school for a couple of weeks....

HOW TO SUPPORT SOMEONE WHO HAS LOST A LOVED ONE TO SUICIDE

November 30, 2018

Use these 10 suggestions to learn how to better support your loved one who is grieving.

12 Holiday Hazards

November 30, 2018

The holiday season is supposed to be a time for relaxing and celebrating with friends and family. But,...

THE MOST “WONDERFUL” AND “DREADED” TIME OF THE YEAR

November 26, 2018

By: Jamise Kafoure; CounselorThe end of each year inevitably marks a significant “shift” in conversations...

Another Year Older, and Another Year to Be Thankful

November 21, 2018

It’s hard to believe that Families First is turning 183 years old this year. That longevity speaks most...

What to do when your parents can no longer make decisions.

November 6, 2018

By: Regina Congrove; Case Manager; BSW, MSWWe have all heard about our  “golden” years and hopefully...

Online Mental Health Screening Tools

November 1, 2018

When it comes to mental health, you may not have the language to describe how you are feeling- so use this tool for help!

How to Choose a Therapist

October 12, 2018

Searching for a therapist that is right for you and your situation can be daunting. With some research and checking with a range of resources, your experience can be a rewarding, empowering life experience!

Our Interns: Part of Our Family and Ready for Anything

October 10, 2018

Each spring, summer, and fall, we get to welcome some truly extraordinary interns at Families First. Our latest “graduating class” is a perfect example.

HOW TO HELP A FRIEND OR LOVED ONE EXPERIENCING SUICIDAL THOUGHTS

September 5, 2018

Suicide is a terrifying subject that is often taken out of conversation because it can make almost anyone feel uncomfortable.