Cotuit Center for the Arts

"Hello World"

“Hello World” is a creative and inclusive multidisciplinary program in partnership with the Town of Barnstable Recreation Department, which was designed for middle and high school age students of all abilities, to introduce the visual, literary and performing arts as a conduit for processing their world, community and self, post COVID-19.

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Cotuit, MA
AMOUNT: $23,800
YEAR AWARDED: 2022
WEBSITE: https://www.ArtsOnTheCape.org


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued