Parents and Caregivers

Not sure where to start?  Call 724-847-6225 and ask for a Drug and Alcohol (D&A), Intellectual Disability (ID), or Mental Health (MH) Specialist.

 

 

 

Beaver County Crisis #:  800-400-6180    (Available 24/7)

 

 

 

crisis text lineThe Crisis Text Line provides access to free, 24/7 support and information.

For ANYONE, in ANY type of crisis, who prefers to use TEXT.  
(Just text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the US.)

Please print and share the following flyers:

Crisis Text Line Flyer 1               Crisis Text Line Flyer 2

 

 

 

 

 

Resources for Parents

 

(Click here for the “Caregivers” Webpage)

 

 

The PA Family Alliance for Children’s Services mission . . .

. . . is to bring together the voices of families of children, youth and young adults with social, behavioral, emotional and learning challenges by working collaboratively with community & systems partners across the state of PA.

 

 

Mental Health Consent Law FAQ flyer  

This infographic provides clarity to the question, “Who can consent to a minor receiving mental health treatment?”

(provided by PA Family Alliance for Children’s Services)

 

 

 

 

Visit the Trainings Webpage for FREE Trainings!

 

 

 

Families for Depression Awareness

hosts this free webinar for loved ones of teens . . .

“Faced with balancing school, extracurricular activities, part-time jobs, social interactions, and family issues, teens today often struggle to stay afloat.  Those who have suffered trauma and those whose communities are under-resourced or unsafe may face additional stressors.  Caring adults can help teens alleviate stress and depression symptoms by encouraging development of positive coping skills.”

Access the webinar here

 

National Prevention Week 2018

The Intersection of Opioids and Suicide: A Prevention Approach

“Deaths related to opioid misuse continues to rise in the U.S. Suicide rates are also on the rise. Substance use researchers are finding that there may be a relationship between suicidology and opioid misuse, and deaths deemed as unintentional opioid overdoses may be intentional suicides. Viewers will receive valuable information and resources to help prevent opioid misuse and suicide in their communities.”

Access the webinar here

 

Opioid Facts in Beaver County / Pain Management Tips

 

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