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Mental Health Resources for Students and Parents

Dear MPS parents and students,

We recognize that the past several months have been challenging and unlike any other time in recent history. It has been difficult for many not only physically but emotionally as well.  Please find listed below several phone numbers and websites that may be helpful to you and your child in navigating stress and anxiety during this time.

Available Resources

  • Crisis Services (UPMC Behavioral Health at Safe Harbor): 814.456.2014
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741
  • Safe2Say: or 1.844.SAF2SAY (1.844.723.2729)
  • Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline: 1.800.4ACHILD
  • National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI): 1.800.950.6264 (Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
  • NAMI of Erie County: 814.456.1773
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
  • National Suicide Hotline: 211
  • National Domestic Hotline: 1.800.799.7233
  • SAMHSA Distress Helpline: 1.800.985.5990 or text “talk with us” to 66746