Resources: A Safety Net PLUS NEW Covid-19 Resources 02/2021

A quick resource guide to HELP YOURSELF! Like a "safety net" here are some resources to get started with.  

My clients are VERY capable of meeting many challenges on their own!  

If you should find you need assistance, I am here, to help boost you over the hurdle!

These are great places to start, and some are specialized to meet specific needs~

Safety Net of Resources for Covid-19 

 

www.cdc.gov

 

Resources for Coping During the Pandemic www.humanresourcesonline.net

NY Project Hope Emotional Support Helpline: 1-844-863-9314 NY

Free, Confidential Helpline as part of FEMA response or nyprojecthope.org

(this line does not provide confidential provider-therapist relationship-The line is not a substitute for professional health care.)

http://Vaccinefinder.org

NYS Office of Mental Health  www.omh.gov

www.usa.gov/disaster-help-food-housing-bills'

 

 

Create A Safety Net of YOUR Own at Home~

 

Crisis

Local Crisis Hotline

24 Hour Hotline~Serving Buffalo & Erie Co.  716-834-3131

Nationwide Suicide Crisis Hotline                    1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)                                                                                      

Suicide Prevention Website ~  resources      http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

The State And National Domestic Violence Hotline Numbers Are:

  • New York State Domestic Violence 24 Hour Hotline (English & español/Multi-language accessibility): 1-800-942-6906 or 711 for Deaf or Hard of Hearing

  • National Domestic Violence 24 Hour Hotline 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY) 

  • National Deaf Hotline Videophone 9am-5pm M-F 1-855-812-1001 or deafhelp@thehotline.org

 

Websites for Health & Education 

Parents / Children 

Parent Information on NYS Special Education http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/publications/policy/parentguide.htm

 

Parent Guide Section 504 Public Schools https://www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/section-504-2/Parent Information on Special Education and 504


NYS Child Health Plus ( Children's Health Insurance)     

https://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/child_health_plus/eligibility_and_cost.htm

 

BOOKS

 

Parents

Wonderful Ways to Love a Teen...Even When It Seems Impossible Judy Ford Conari Press, August 31, 2002

The Asperger's Answer Book: The Top 300 Questions Parents Ask Susan Ashley, Ph.D. Sourcebooks, Inc. , 2007

The ADD & ADHD Answer Book: The Top 275 Questions Parents Ask Susan Ashley, Ph.D. Sourcebooks, Inc. , 2005

 

Teachers, School Staff, Administrators, Counselors, & Parents

Empowering Bystanders In Bullying Prevention Grades K-8  Stan Davis with Julia Davis Research Press, 2007

 

Strategy, Mindset & Success

The Magic of Thinking Big David Schwartz, Wilshire Book Company, 1978 ( new versions exist)

The Relationship Edge: The Key to Strategic Influence and Selling Success Jerry Acuff with Wally Wood, John Wiley & Sons Inc. 2011

Maverick: The Success Story Behind the World's Most Unusual Workplace  Ricardo Semler, Grand Central Publishing,1993

 

New York State

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