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Wolfson Children’s Hospital announces mental health initiative [Video]

On Our Sleeves is a national movement for children’s mental health. It's based upon a simple concept: children don’t wear their thoughts on their sleeves.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Wolfson Children’s Hospital is addressing the growing mental health crises in kids by bringing the "On Our Sleeves" initiative to Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. 

On Our Sleeves is a national movement for children’s mental health. It's based upon a simple concept: children don’t wear their thoughts on their sleeves. 

The program provides free, easy-to-use educational tools and resources to help parents and caregivers start conversations, boost mental well-being and break stigmas associated with children’s mental health. 

Each of the icons featured in On Our Sleeves’ materials represents a thought or feeling that can spark a conversation with a child.

“We have seen a significant increase in children admitted to Wolfson Children’s Hospital for mental health crises since the pandemic began, but …

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