Mental Health & Social Emotional Resources

We want all of our Oakley Union Elementary School District community to know their health and safety is our priority.  Below are various resources, activities and hotlines to reach out for assistance.

In the event that this is an emergency, dial 9-1-1 for immediate help.

OUESD Mental Health & Social Emotional Support Resources (PDF)
English PDF   |  Spanish PDF

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): 
Coping with Stress During a Pandemic
Contra Costa Crisis Center: Services and Resources for Teens
800-833-2900 (24/7)

The National Association of School Psychologists & the National Association of School Nurses:
Talking to Children About COVID-19
(English and en español)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Stress and Coping [multiple languages]

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI):
COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide 

Parent Anonymous:
provides emotional support to parents and youth seeking counseling via the CA Parent & Youth helpline

State Benefits

How To Get Involved

Crisis Numbers

  • Youthline: Teen peer to peer crisis support call: 877-968-8491 OR text: teen2teen to 839863

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK

  • Contra Costa Crisis Center: Call 211 or Dial 800-833-2900 Text “HOPE” to 20121

  • Contra Costa County Children & Family Services: 925-431-1600

  • Contra Costa County Child Protective Services: 877-881-1116

  • Trevor Project crisis and suicide prevention LGBTQ and allies: 866-488-7386 OR text START to 678678

  • CA Youth Crisis Line: 800-843-5200

  • Seneca Mobile Response Team - Hablan Espanol: 877-441-1089

Major Medical Facilities: