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Idaho Girl Scout Leaders Focus On Mental Health

mental health, in crisis
Katherine Jones
Idaho Statesman


The COVID-19 pandemic has required so much for so many of us. It’s fair to say the ongoing stress, fear, grief and uncertainty created by the pandemic can wear anyone down. This time in our history has been especially tough on children and teenagers.

That's why Idaho teen Girl Scout leaders are hosting a virtual event for young people to talk through their experiences. Idaho Matters spoke with two leaders from the Girl Scouts of Silver Sage, including a high school senior from Idaho Falls.


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