Staff Insights: Suicide Risk Factors

Staff Insights: Suicide Risk Factors

Suicide among teens within the United States were at a record high level in 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control. There are many hypotheses for why this is, some of which I’ve discussed in earlier essays, but in honor of National Suicide Prevention...
Staff Insights: Be Kind

Staff Insights: Be Kind

Suicide prevention week is the week of September 6th this year, and what a year (or two) it has been. Mental health issues are more prevalent due to the pandemic. But one positive outcome from it is, now more than ever before, it is talked about and people feel like...
Comfy, Cozy, Bright & Dark: A Space Precisely for You

Comfy, Cozy, Bright & Dark: A Space Precisely for You

Can you imagine this group of adjectives? A place like this exists. At least I think it does. At The Teen Action & Support Center, different is honestly just better. When we finally got word that a new location dedicated to you in Benton County could be opened, we...

We want to hear from YOU!

We are wrapping up the final touches on our new site in Benton County and are so excited to be able to share the space with everyone soon! What will this space provide? Space to Facilitate More Art and Culture Projects Therapeutic Art Projects Life Skills Workshops...

TASC 2020 Impact Report

Despite the years’ challenges, teens and staff at the Teen Action and Support Center have done remarkable things. Check out our 2020 year in review to see what we have been up...

A Message From Our New Executive Director

I am excited to join the Teen Action & Support Center family as Executive Director! I’ve worked with teens and families over the last several years and count it a privilege to serve with TASC. I grew up in Northwest Arkansas and have seen the many changes that...