Welcome parents, it is my hope that you find this page to be a useful and supportive resource for you. Here you will find helpful community, mental health, and parent resources. If you find that you are needing additional support, please do not hesitate to contact me.
211 Riverside County- 211 Riverside County has been selected by the County of Riverside as the designated information line for COVID-19 public inquiries. Operators are available any time to answer your questions and to provide the most up-to-date public health information available. Additionally, operators are able to help provide referrals to services such as food, shelter, and other health-related requests.
Homeless Solutions Resource Guide City of Riverside
Child Care Resource and Referral Database & subsidized child care services
https://www.getcalfresh.org/- Apply for SNAP & Pandemic- EBT program
Mental Health Resources
National Alliance on Mental Illness- They’ve put together a helpful PDF guide with coronavirus-related questions and resources.
Care Solace - A SIMPLE, FAST and SAFE Tool for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Help. The most TRUSTED community of care in partnership with Alvord Unified School District. Click here to begin
Stress and Coping from the CDC
Crisis Text Line- Need some support? Text “Home” to 741741. It lets you connect with a trained crisis counselor without having to talk on the phone.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- Call 800-273-8255 or text “Hope” to 916-668-ICAN. They offer free, confidential 24/7 help.
Mental Health America- Creating Healthy Routines
PBS Parent is a fantastic resource for child development and early learning information. It also provides educational games and other fun family activity ideas.
Kids Health is dedicated to children's health and development. You'll find information on a variety of subjects from school and family life to emotions and behavior.
Empowering Parents has expert articles and parent blogs that you can look at for parenting guidance and support.