Please check out the website YourLifeYourVoice.org. The site offers advice, tips, and tools on a wide range of different topics. There is also a counseling link that students can call 24 hours a day if help is needed.
Below is a list of resources, should you have a concern that your child or another child may be experiencing behavioral changes, mood swings, depression, or suicidal thoughts.
Call 911 if there is an immediate threat to the child or others
Colorado Crisis Services: 1-844-493-TALK (8255)
- Trained Crisis Counselor Hotline: (844) 493-8255 or text “TALK” to 38255
- Chat online (open from 4pm-12am daily): Click Here
- Walk-in Locations (open 24/7): Location List
- Information About Types of Services and Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Colorado Crisis Services
Let’s Talk Colorado (Douglas County Government and Tri-County Health campaign)
Douglas County has an anonymous reporting system available at all times. Anyone with a concern for someone’s well-being or safety can use Safe 2 Tell (1-877-542-7233) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Community Mental Health Resources
DCSD Mental Health Resources
Resources for Families
Resources for how to talk to your child about Coronavirus
Resources FOR KIDS about Coronavirus
(PLEASE REVIEW THESE FIRST AS YOU KNOW YOUR CHILD BEST AND WHAT IS APPROPRIATE CONTENT FOR HIM/HER)
Story to help Children Understand Coronavirus
Square Breathing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFdZXwE6fRE
Puffer Fish Breathing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLbK0o9Bk7Q