Resources for Coping with COVID-19


  • Mental Health Resources

    Students and parents needing assistance with support of medical or mental health services:

    If you or a family member need assistance during the school closure – please email us at CopingwCOVID19@bscsd.org.  All emails will be answered within a 24 hour period by the appropriate staff member.  If email is unavailable then please call the following phone number: (518)-884-7195, extension 1330 during business hours. Emergency situations please call 911. 

    **New Yorkers can call the COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline at 1-844-863-9314 for mental health counseling.

     

    Mental Health Resources and Emergency Services Information (National and Local Crisis Resources)

    https://omh.ny.gov/

    https://omh.ny.gov/omhweb/childservice/

     

    Additional Resources

    During COVID-19, NY has offered free access to Headspace for mediation purposes. Click here for additional details: https://www.headspace.com/ny 

    SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline  

    Managing Anxiety in an Anxiety-Provoking Situation  

    CDC - Manage Anxiety and Stress  

    Saratoga County Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services: 518-584-9030

    https://www.saratogacountyny.gov/departments/mental-health-center/ 

    Parson's Mobile Crisis Team: 518-292-5499 

    Healing Springs Recovery Center: 518-306-3048 

    Wellspring: 518-584-8188 

    National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 

    OASAS Hopeline: 1-877-846-7369 

    Saratoga County COVID-19 Hotline:  518-885-2276. 

     





  • Below please find some additional information for coping with COVID-19.