Youth Mental Health Innovation Challenge 2018

Jacob Purcell

YOUTH LEADERS & MENTORS WANTED for Cincinnati’s Inaugural YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE CONNECT. COMPETE. CREATE CHANGE. 1N5, in partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, the University of Cincinnati, Interact for Health, and Design Impact, is hosting the city’s first-ever YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE. We are looking for 100 outstanding game-changing youth and 40 mentors to develop innovative solutions to today’s mental …

Suicide: The Ripple Effect Showing

Jacob Purcell

Please come out to Regal Cinemas Deerfield Towne Center 16 on Thurs. 4/19 at 7:30pm to see the Suicide: The Ripple Effect film! Proceeds will support 1N5’s efforts to provide local schools with mental health, resiliency, and suicide prevention programming and ultimately, stop the stigma and end youth suicide. Please come out and support! Get your tickets here.

To This Little Girl who I’m Still Learning to Love…

Rebecca, a PhD candidate at Auburn University, struggled as a young girl but has now found a safe haven in practicing and teaching yoga. Below is the letter she wrote to her younger self. To this little girl who I’m still learning to love: To begin, she would be mad that I called her a “little girl”. She’s 15, after …

I’m Megan and this is my 1N5 journey…

Meet Megan, a University of Toledo student who lives with depression, anxiety, self-harm and suicidal ideation. Megan wants to spend her whole life telling people that “your life is worth living and there are ways to survive anything that you’re going through.” Thanks, Megan, for being brave enough to share your story! You are empowering others and saving lives!

1N5 WINS COMPETITIVE GRANT for $36,200 + 100 IT Support Hours

Thanks to the Ingage Partners Social Impact Fund, we can do so much more great work on mental health in and around our city with this grant of $36,200 and 100 hours of IT assistance! We can’t wait to make an even greater impact with this funding! Thank you,Ingage Partners and Pay It Forward Cincinnati!       

1N5 OFFERS MEET & GREET WITH AMERICA’S FAVORITE HIPPO

 Who doesn’t love Fiona? You don’t want to miss this AUCTION ITEM at our Annual SPRING4LIFE Event! Tickets are selling out fast! ONLY 75 TICKETS LEFT – GET YOURS NOW!   This unique and memorable behind the scenes visit with our famous, fabulous Fiona and family is sure to bring out the child in all of us! Travel to Hippo …

Meet Emma Benz, a senior at Mount Notre Dame High School. We are so proud of her for sharing her #Iam1N5 story… In junior high, I struggled with some eating disorder behaviors, but after my doctor expressed her concern, they were quickly corrected. I resumed normal eating habits for a few years, but by my sophomore year of high school, I was …

Olympic Medalist, Nick Goepper Joins Brooke Kelly as Guest Speaker at Annual Spring4Life Event

We’re excited to announce our keynote speakers for our Annual Spring4Life event on April 21, 2018 – Nick Goepper and Brooke Kelly! Nick Goepper is a two-time Team USA Olympic medalist, three-time X Games gold medalist and local Lawrenceburg, IN native who has been outspoken about his mental health struggles outside of competition. Nick will share his journey with depression, substance abuse, addiction and how he’s finding …