Cristiano Selected as a Peer Leader for Sources of Strength

Cristiano was selected as a Peer Leader for Sources of Strength at Heritage High School.

Sources of Strength is a universal suicide prevention program designed to build socioecological protective influences around youth and to reduce the likelihood that vulnerable youth/young adults will become suicidal.

The simple truth is that without Peer Leaders, Sources of Strength has no impact. Sources of Strength Peer Leaders are a diverse group of individuals who leverage their personal and collective leadership qualities as well as their social influence in leading the charge in norming and culture change campaigns using strength-based messages to impact multiple issues including suicide.