PENGUIN NEWS

PENGUIN NEWS

Family Resources When Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties

Nationally and locally, there are multiple resources to support students, families, and staff members who are experiencing mental health difficulties. Montgomery County Hotline 301-738-CALL (2255) Confidential supportive listening, information, and referrals 24/7 From noon to midnight, individuals may connect via text messaging Montgomery County Crisis Center 240-777-4000 24/7 in person crisis intervention for walk-ins, 1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville 24/7 phone consultation, screening, and referral information Suicide Prevention Lifeline chat https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/ Available 24/7 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration National Helpline 800-662-HELP (435

Talking About COVID-19 With Your Kids

[The below was shared by Jade Gilchrist, our Parent Community Coordinator] The coronavirus (COVID-19) and our attempts to deal with it have had a large impact on society. Reports of positive cases of coronavirus and deaths from the coronavirus both in the United States and around the world continue to grow. We may know someone who has tested positive or their family. Our daily lives have been disrupted because of quarantines, businesses closing, school closures and needing to avoid contact with others. Non-stop media coverage and the spread of inaccurate information add to our worry and anxiety about how to keep ourselves and our loved ones safe. Children often have a harder time coping wi

© 2019 WT Page PTA

W.T. PAGE PTA

Montgomery County

Silver Spring, Maryland

William Tyler Page Elementary

13400 Tamarack Rd

Silver Spring, MD 20904

ptapenguins@gmail.com

FOLLOW US
  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle
MEMBERHUB

Receive regular updates, newsletters, calendars, and important information from the PTA by signing up for our Page PTA MemberHub*

 

*MemberHub is the official platform sanctioned for PTA membership and communications.