Here at Your Wellness Inc., we are driven by a single goal; to reduce the amount of suicides in our region and do our part in making the world a better place for all. Our decision making process is informed by comprehensive empirical studies and high quality data evaluation. We strive to build productive relationships and make a positive impact with all of our pursuits. Why Do We Care? Today's teens and young adults are committing suicide at an alarming rate. By the time the problem is noticed, it is already too late. According to, World Health Organization, suicide is the third leading cause of death in 15-19 year old and the major causes are depression and other mental health disorders, homelessness, substance abuse, family violence, sexual abuse, and bulling. As of January 20,2019, Virginia had an estimated 5,783 experiencing homelessness on any given day, as reported by, Continuums of Care to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Of that total, 642 were family households, 447 were Veterans, 248 were unaccompanied, young adults (ages 18-24) and 881 were individuals experiencing chronic homelessness. Our Children - Public school data reported to the U.S. Department of Education during the 2016-2017 school year (most recent data) shows that an estimated 18,577 public school students experienced homelessness over the course of one year. Of that total, 242 students were unsheltered, 2,141 were in shelters, 2,747 were in hotels/motels, and 13,425 were doubled up.
WHO WE ARE
Dealing with the challenges of today requires problem-solvers who bring different perspectives and are willing to take risks. Your Wellness Inc. emerged out of a pursuit to inspire and support the community, and a desire for actions to speak louder than words. Established in 2019, we’re an organization driven by progressive ideas, bold actions, and a strong foundation of support as a faith-based, Nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation licensed in the state of Virginia. We serve men, women, children, and families who have challenges finding resources in tough times for community wellness.
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