Bounce builds the resiliency of children, adults, and families by improving knowledge about the impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and the skills to help people bounce back from adversity.

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Bounce builds the resiliency of children, adults, and families by improving knowledge about the impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and the skills to help people bounce back from adversity.

The Bounce Coalition’s Story

Thanks to the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky‘s Investing in Kentucky’s Future initiative, the Bounce Coalition was born in 2014. And with backbone support from Kentucky Youth Advocates, it now continues as a program of the state’s premier independent voice for kids. 

Featured Events

Grand Rounds

October 12, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

During our most recent Bounce Grand Rounds, Bounce hosted a virtual learning opportunity where we discussed school safety and the impact of community violence on our youngest Kentuckians. This event featured local and national experts on school safety, including Sandy Hook Promise and the Kentucky Center for School Safety, as well as opportunities for break-out discussion and brainstorming designed to build individual and organizational knowledge and skills.

Featured News

  • Kinship Families Listening Sessions

    At times, it seems the emotional and physical toll of being a caregiver leaves little time for you to care for yourself or to connect with others that may share your experiences.  Kinship Families Coalition [...]

  • 2022 Bounce Year In Review

    Throughout 2022, Bounce continued to grow in number and reach, thanks to our dedicated trainers, caring partners from across the state, and generous funders, all of whom believe in the power of building resilient [...]

  • Mindful Minute with Jo Cruz

    Bounce is excited to introduce our first video series Mindful Minute with Jo Cruz. Bounce senior trainer, Jo Cruz, is sharing practices and tips to help you start (or reach) your mindfulness goals. Video #1: [...]