Helpful Local Resources for Mental Health
Toolkit for Social and Emotional Health during COVID-19
Please use links below as a resource for supporting mental health both socially and emotionally during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
https://homestatehealth.auntbertha.com/ Use this link to find resources for food, health, utility assistance, housing, and more.
To find a treatment facility for substance use or behavioral health.
National Helpline (800) 662-HELP (4357) A free, confidential help line open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for anyone facing mental health issues or substance use disorders. Call this line for immediate help.
Suicide prevention lifeline: (800) 273-TALK (8255) Call if you are having suicidal thoughts and need assistance.
Missouri Department of Mental Health https://dmh.mo.gov/
Check out this site for many resources for behav ioral health.
Find a community mental health center.
For assistance with talking to your kids about bullying.
Missouri KidsFirst to prevent child abuse.
Resources for social and emotional learning tools.
School Nurse Link: Use Connect to a Health Plan to connect directly to Home State Health.
Association of Child Life Professionals COVID resources for kids, parents, and professionals.
https://www.childtrends.org/publications/ resources-for-supporting-childrens-emotion al-well-being-during-the-covid-19-pandemic
Explore Child Trends for resources to support the emotional wellbeing of kids during the pandemic.
Free online resources to educate and entertain kids at home.