HELP is always available
Minisink Valley 2020-21 K-12 School Counseling Plan
Important local resources and information
Related and useful mental health links prepared by Minisink Valley School District mental health and counseling professionals
Crisis Text Line: A free, anonymous, text-based support network that’s available 24/7. You simply text “Got5” to 741-741 to start a texting conversation with a trained crisis counselor who can help you get through a difficult moment.
The Orange County Chapter of the National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI), also known as “Orange NAMI” Visit this site often to learn about useful information and local community programs and workshops for families and caregivers with loved ones experiencing mental health challenges
Federally Qualified Health Centers can provide an array of services on a sliding fee scale.
Resources for/about children and families
U.S. Department of Education: COVID-19 Resources for Schools, Students, and Families
Dealing with COVID-19 anxiety
New York State Office of Mental Health Back to School 2021 videos for parents and caregivers and students focusing mental health and wellness topics
COVID-19 vaccine information
COVID-19 Delta variant
Using hand sanitizers
Socially distant reminders
Keeping your child home