Please take advantage of this thorough list of mental health resources within our community for both students and parents.
Biddeford’s Response Line for Help:
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) – Return to School During COVID-19
AAP: Age-Based Tips to Help Juggle Parenting & Working at Home During COVID-19
Support is available by contacting one of the hotlines listed below.
If you have a serious and immediate safety concern, please call 9-1-1.
Mental Health Resources
Maine State Crisis Hotline 1-888-568-1112 PDF from BMS
Crisis Text Line 741741
Support for parents of children with behavioral health needs
Tips for Talking With and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS, CAREGIVERS, AND TEACHERS
Parent Toolkit is a one-stop resource developed with parents in mind
Parents Helping Parents: a resource for students with special needs
Through These Doors: Support, planning, referrals, resources: 207-874-1973
Violence No More Inc: Helpline, Support, planning, counseling, referrals: 207-283-8574
211: Referrals for a wide variety of resources including domestic violence assistance
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