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Travis Kennedy

Nineteen-year-old Travis knows the devastating impact of mental illness. Intense feelings of anxiety and hopelessness prevented him from attending school and functioning in other social settings.

 Travis Kennedy, IWK patient

After I saw how much the staff cared about me, I really wanted to work hard and improve myself.

~ Travis Kennedy, IWK patient

Diagnosed with anxiety disorder, he credits the IWK with helping him turn his life around.

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