Investing in our youth.
Building a bright future for our community.
2021 Reflections of Character Nominations
Reflections of Character Recipients will be recognized at the Mayor's Character Breakfast in January 21, 2021
Nominate a community member who exemplifies character traits such as generosity, kindness, respect, family and appreciation. Nominees must live or work in the Lee's Summit community.
The deadline to submit nominations is September 30, 2020.
I Can Relate
Lee's Summit CARES teamed up with Fredcasts to produce, "I Can Relate", a mental wellness podcast for teens, about teens and by teens. Hosts Devynn, Rylee, Chidera, Hudson and Olivia bring in a special guest to talk about what drives them to use their voice for change and why it's important their generation continue to speak up.
Nurturing a Resilient Family
Free Parenting Webinar
October 20 | 4pm
Learn strategies to help your family better adapt in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy or even significant sources of stress, such as a pandemic.
Parenting is Hard!
Could You Use Some Love and Logic®?
Do you find parenting to be the most challenging yet rewarding responsibility? Could you use some help to establish a positive discipline foundation in your home? Lee's Summit CARES offers the popular Becoming a Love and Logic Parent classes developed by the Cline Fay Institute.