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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

CA Parent & Youth Helpline: 1-855-427-2736

Major Medical Facilities:

Community Resources

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

Contra Costa Health Services:
Mental Health Wellness & Education on how to address “Disappointment,” reduce “Stress” and maintain a “Positive Attitude”
888-678-7277 [available 24/7]

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 Child Traumatic Stress Network:
Fact Sheet on COVID-19 along with Age Appropriate Coping Strategies

The Child Mind Institute:
How to speak to kids about the Coronavirus

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

The Trevor Project:
LGTBQ Youth Support During COVID-19

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

File For Unemployment Benefits:

Paid Sick Leave and other Benefits from the State of CA: