Many know the stress today’s teens face during the school year. However, summer can come with its own set of challenges. With Americans spending more and more of their time indoors, nothing can upset a parent quite like watching their teen sit inside on a nice summer day. But getting teens out of the house […]
Check out Gary Truitt’s story on Ben’s Ranch in Hoosier AG Today. Truitt writes about the origins of Ben’s Ranch and the importance of having good farm families. We are thankful to Hoosier AG Today for helping to spread the mission of Ben’s Ranch. Find the article here.
Brose McVey had the opportunity to share a little bit about the Ben’s Ranch on WFYI yesterday. Listen to the full interview here.
By STAN MADDUX Indiana Correspondent CARMEL, Ind. — A new program aimed at helping mentally troubled teenagers by having them spend a summer on a farm or ranch is about to begin – a host family with a ranch outside Denver, Colo., has been lined up, while talks are ongoing with potential host families in […]
We wanted to share this video that a few students and guidance counselors created to kick off mental health awareness week at Fishers High School in Fishers, Indiana. Click “Read More” to see the video.
Rural lifestyle can play powerful role in healing kids who are hurting Indianapolis, IN, May 9, 2017- Teens struggling with mental health conditions and their families often find few answers and too few options. Residential facilities can be expensive, intimidating and far from home. Clashes at school shatter nerves and self-confidence. The cycle that results […]
For Immediate Release Contact: Sharon Smith, APR firstname.lastname@example.org 317.506.7982 For Ben’s Ranch Foundation, email@example.com Ben’s Ranch Foundation focuses on pairing troubled teens with ranch and farm families Indianapolis, IN, May 9, 2017- Teens struggling with mental health conditions and their families often find few answers and too few options. Residential facilities can be expensive, […]
WOULD YOU MAKE ROOM FOR ONE MORE HAND? KNOW SOMEONE WHO COULD USE HELP? This summer our Foundation will place a few lucky teens on farms and ranches — or similar agricultural operations such as therapeutic riding centers, etc. This will be our first placement of teens as part of a great experiment to see […]
BY CURRENT IN CARMEL · MARCH 21, 2017 By Mark Ambrogi Brose McVey knows what spending time on a ranch with horses meant for his late son. The Carmel resident wants other teenagers with mental health issues to have that opportunity, too, so he has created Ben’s Ranch Foundation. The nonprofit finds families on ranches […]