Below are resources to help parents and caregivers to talk with their children about the Coronavirus Crisis. Also listed are Crisis Hotline Numbers and Local/Community Resources should your family members need Mental Health Support.
Resources to help you talk to your children about the Coronavirus Pandemic
Family Service League (FSL)- Mobile Crisis & DASH
DASH is a 24/7 voluntary program for individuals in crisis due to substance use, mental illness or other life stressors. 24-Hour Hotline: 631-952-3333
FSL- Trauma & Suicide
Provide critical care, immediate guidance and support to individuals, groups, and families struggling with suicide, grief, crisis or disaster. 24-Hour Hotline: 1-888-375-2228
Sagamore Mobile Crisis Unit - onsite (either at home or school with parental presence) psychiatric evaluation for resistant, acute psychiatric adolescents under age 18. 631-370-1701 11 am and 7 pm.
Long Island Crisis Center 24/7 Crisis Hotline: 516-679-1111
North Fork Counseling Family Service League - Mattituck 631-298-8642
Riverhead Mental Health Clinic – 631-852-1440
Mather Hospital Psychiatric Unit – Inpatient unit for adolescents who require 24 hr. hospitalization and Partial Hospitalization for adolescents who do not require 24 hr. hospitalization. ER psychiatric evaluations. Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatric – 631-476-2775
Stony Brook Psychiatric Emergency Room ER Psychiatric Care for adolescents and adults 631-632-8333