In Your NeighborhoodDowntown - Old Town - REO Town

Actions

Lansing Police Department and Positive Somebody team up to pass out positive packs

Lansing Police Lieutenant Michelle Spoelma & Positive Somebody Founder Jenny Metzmaker
Posted at 1:18 PM, Nov 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-01 13:18:16-04

LANSING, Mich. — The Lansing Police Department is partnering with the non-profit organization Positive Somebody to pass out positive packs to the community and boost mental health awareness.

The positive packs are expected to help people benefit from positive coping tools and reduce harmful coping mechanisms such as addiction, violence and suicide.

The packs include pencils, journals, breathing exercises, positive affirmations, fidgets and more.

Community officers and social workers with the police department will carry the packs in their vehicles.

Officers will also have the opportunity to keep them in their patrol car.

They will also be available in the community room at the South Precinct.

Want to see more local news? Visit the FOX47News Website.

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox.

Select from these options: Neighborhood News, Breaking News, Severe Weather, School Closings, Daily Headlines, and Daily Forecasts.

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook

Tianna Jenkins

12:23 PM, Jan 12, 2021
Isabella Martin, Multimedia Journalist

Isabella Martin

3:46 PM, May 05, 2022

Your Neighborhood Reporter

Tianna Jenkins & Isabella Martin

FOX 47 News Neighborhood Newsletter