What Does Bounce Do?
Educates and trains to build resilient children and families.
Strengthens referral networks when more help is needed.
Measures impact. We provide consultation and evaluation services to measure impact and institutionalize healing-centered practices.
Advocates for policies that support trauma-informed communities.
Making a Difference:
Thanks to the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky's Investing in Kentucky's Future initiative, the Bounce Coalition was born. And with backbone support from Kentucky Youth Advocates, it now continues as a program of the state's premier independent voice for kids.
This short video tells the story--and how the movement to build awareness of Adverse Childhood Experiences and practices that foster resilience is making a difference for children today and across their lifetimes.
Louisville’s first Resilience Strategy addresses the city’s most pressing and interconnected challenges. It is a roadmap to adapt systems and institutions to the challenges of the 21st century.
One of 4 "vision areas" is ensuring a safe and healthy city to support Louisville’s most vulnerable populations. Strategies include implementing trauma-informed violence reduction initiatives and strengthening built and natural infrastructure to promote health and well-being.