Ending the Silence Around Suicide

“At boarding school, I got so many calls from home telling me I’d lost a friend or a family member to suicide,” remembered Mary, who grew up on the reservation of the Oglala Lakota Sioux Tribe. “It made me realize how much suicide could affect someone, even from such a distance.” More

No Tears in the Hallway

Lael Bach isn’t a teacher or a traditional school counselor; as a youth advocate with CITC’s Transitions program, she describes her job as “other.” More

Choosing a Better Path

Brother James, a CITC STEM-E participant, was recognized for the positive choices he has made and the obstacles he has overcome with a Young People of Achievement Award, given by YWCA Alaska. More

Coaches for Success

When you think “coach,” you probably think of sports. But instead of winning a game, CITC’s new Job Coaches will lead their teams to gaining employment. More

Equipping Fathers for Changing the Future

CITC’s Fathers’ Journeys program offers mentoring, case management, and parenting classes to equip fathers with the skills needed to strengthen their roles in the family–but this crucial program was almost lost. More