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Princess Kate Pledges Mental Health Help If Her Children Have A Need

Princess Kate, The Duchess of Cambridge, made a powerful statement on the new children’s mental health pod cast series, Child in Mind.

How To Approach Bullying

Heading back to school can be an exciting time, but for children who have experienced bullying, it can be very stressful. It’s not uncommon for youth who have been victims to be hesitant to tell their parents about what has been going on, in fear that they will go to the school...

Safely Secure Your Handguns For Free

The Omaha Police Department is helping in the suicide prevention effort by assisting citizens in securing firearms in local homes. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, which handles that registration, reported that there were more than 3.1 million National Firearms Act-registered weapons in the U.S. as of March 2012.

A Thankful Heart Can Create a Healthier Mind and Body

As we gather with family and friends this holiday season, it is not uncommon to reflect on our many blessings. Thanksgiving is a time to express gratitude for all things big and small. However, if we chose to live with a gracious heart all year long, experts say...

LOSS Team Update

As November begins to come to a close and the holidays draw near, I begin to reflect on our team and our mission. Over the past year, our team has doubled in size and is continuing to grow. Since our beginning only 17 months ago, we have provided suicide specific community resources and...

Metro Area LOSS Team Update

In October our group welcomed Larry Duncan, Program Director at Catholic Charities’ Campus for Hope. Larry spoke to our group about substance use disorder and gave us tips on how we can be supportive to survivors when they or a loved one is struggling with addiction.

The 6th Annual National LOSS Conference

For the second year in a row I have had the opportunity to attend the National LOSS Conference. This year’s conference, Postvention is Prevention, was held in Fort Worth, Texas and was hosted by the Tarrant County LOSS Team. Nearly 150 LOSS Team members from all over the United States gathered together for...

Kid Cudi Starts the Conversation Among the Black Community

Earlier this month Cleveland rapper, Kid Cudi, took to his social media pages to share his ongoing battle with depression and suicidal thoughts. He let the world know that he was checking into treatment in order to try and find some peace within himself.

Metro Area LOSS Team Update

In September our team welcomed six new team members to the LOSS Team. Of those six, five of them have already completed the new member orientation. Welcome to all of our new members! Several of our team members had the opportunity to attend the National LOSS Conference in Fort Worth, Texas from September 28-29th.

The Secret Wounds of Sex Trafficking Survivors

The Kim Foundation had the opportunity to attend August’s Mary C. Lopez Lunch and Learn, sponsored by the Women's Leadership Council, in partnership with the Women's Fund of Omaha. The luncheon and panel discussion aimed to spark a community dialogue surrounding the very real and widespread issue of sex trafficking.