St. Francis High - Student Death (MN)

Start Date: 11/14/2019


Student suicide at St. Francis High in Minnesota. A concerned parent of another student at the school reached out to HOPE. We contacted the school guidance counselor and principal. The school invited HOPE teams (4 handler teams with 3 HOPE dogs) into the school library where they allowed students to interact throughout the day with the dogs for comfort and encouragement.

Agency: St. Francis High

Bill Powell and Winston, Laura Fruci Gioia, Lisa Bugman and Ivy