See the powerful impact happening in Bethlehem Area School District. Schools that adopt trauma-informed practices see improved academic performance, student behavior, attendance and staff morale.
Resilient Lehigh Valley is a cross-sector coalition dedicated to creating a trauma informed and resilient Lehigh Valley by:
-Providing trauma awareness and trauma-informed practices training to any and all interested agencies and community groups.
-Creating a community awareness campaign to raise awareness of trauma, its impact on brain development and tips on building resilience.
-Sharing best practices in trauma-informed care and resiliency-building strategies
-Advocating for trauma-informed legislation, policies and funding streams with our state legislature.
-And aligning existing resources and securing new resources to provide more resiliency.