Dealing With Tragedy
Tragedies can be difficult to address for parents, especially those involving a child. In an effort to assist, the District is providing information about several resources which may be useful during these times. They include:
Parents who believe their children would benefit from the immediate help of a mental health specialist are encouraged to contact Resolve Crisis Network at 1-888-796-8226 or to visit the emergency room at Western Psychiatric Institute.
Prevent Suicide PA will address suicide prevention across the life span. The organization's goal it to prevent suicide in Pennsylvania through education, training, awareness, reducing stigma, and involving those with lived experience (Loss and Attempt Survivors). Prevent Suicide PA's new website (www.PreventSuicidePA.org) was launched on September 10, 2017, World Suicide Prevention Day. Check It Out!! https://www.preventsuicidepa.org/