Educator & professional resources

IMMEDIATE SUPPORT

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

CRISIS TEXT LINE

GCAL

1-800-715-4225

Provides immediate access to crisis or routine services. Download the MyGCAL app to text, chat, or call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255​

Provides support for people in distress, as well as prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones

CRISIS TEXT LINE

Text TALK to 741741​

Text anywhere from the USA to talk with a trained crisis counselor via text message

NAMI GEorgia HELPLINE

1-770-408-0625

A noncrisis helpline (also available as an app) providing information about local resources and supports

Monday - Friday,

9am - 5pm ET

KNOW

the

SIGNS.

SADNESS vs. DEPRESSION

It's normal for kids and teens to feel sad sometimes. Recognize the symptoms of when it may be something more, and when to seek help.

ANXIETY IN KIDS

Kids and teens can all experience anxiety differently and the reasons why may also be different. Recognize when normal anxiety is actually getting in the way living a normal life, and how to seek help. 

BIRTH - 5

FROM DECAL & DOE

HELPLINE FOR EARLY LEARNING PROFESSIONALS

For professionals to access resources related to inclusion of children with disabilities in early childhood settings.

1-866-488-7386​

or EMAIL inclusion@decal.ga.gov

MORE RESOURCES

Tips by age group

From CHOA & Strong4Life, equipping professionals and caretakers with resources specific to a child's age on a variety of topics including mental health.

SCHOol-age youth

K-12 PROGRAMS

IN-SCHOOl presentations & trainings

Geared towards students or staff & delivered by NAMI GA trained presenters.

MORE RESOURCES

Resource Pocket Guide

From NAMI GA​, a booklet providing resources and tools to identify, assist, and deescalate children or youth in crisis.

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