PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A brand-new public safety program in Portland has launched as an alternative to sending police to mental health calls an…
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VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) - The Vancouver Police Department reported that a missing and endangered man has been located in Roseburg.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Portland Fire & Rescue says they have seen a huge increase in tent fires among the city's homeless population this year.
It's been a tough year to be a child. The pandemic shut down schools, took kids away from cherished friends and helpful routines, and made it nearly impossible to visit grandparents or even play outside without social distancing restrictions.
At a time when the ongoing pandemic is straining mental health, many people are going without care altogether. Experts say the pandemic is worsening a shortage of mental health care providers that far predates the current crisis.
CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) - With many students falling behind during distance learning, a southwest Washington educational service district is p…
GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) - Gresham police say a man who was reported missing since Sunday afternoon has been found.
Experts have warned that the pandemic could lead to a mental health crisis. Mass unemployment, social isolation, and anxiety are taking their toll on people globally.
The early stages of the coronavirus pandemic and the first Covid-19 lockdown caused the number of young people with anxiety to nearly double, according to a study from the University of Bristol.