COVID-19 Updates & FAQ

    Remote Continuous Learning

    Special Education Support

    Technology & IT Support

    Food Services

    Mental Health & Crisis Support

    Additional Family Resources


Mental Health & Crisis Support

  •  Check school websites and the HS counseling website, for school-specific updates. 


    King County Public Health Overdose Prevention and Response - Information related to Fentanyl

    Crisis Lines


    • Washington Recovery Helpline: 24-hour help for substance abuse, problem gambling and mental health
      • Phone: 1-866-789-1511, 24 hours
      • Text: 1-866-789-1511, M – F, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.


    • Teen Link/Text: Confidential and anonymous helpline for teens; Calls are typically answered by trained teen volunteers to talk with other teens about any issue of concern; Currently, calls will be answered by adult staff until teen volunteers can safely return
      • Phone: 1-866-833-6546, 24 hours
      • Substance Use Clinician available Tues-Sat, 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.


    • Trevor Project: National organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25
      • Phone: 1-866-488-7386
      • Text "START" to 678678 


    • Friends of Youth Homeless Youth Outreach
      • Phone: 1-425-298-4846 or 1-206-310-3579



    • National Helpline: Free, confidential, 24/7 treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders
      • Phone: 1-800-622-HELP (4357)


    Local/Regional/National Resources

    • Friends of Youth: Youth and family support service, for mental health, behavioral health and child welfare needs
      • Friends of Youth 24-Hour Shelter Hotline:
        • Under 18:  1-206-236-KIDS (5437)
        • Ages 18-24: 1-425-449-3868
      • Friends of Youth Safe Place:
        • Phone: 1-800-422-TEENS (8336)             
        • Text "SAFE" to 69866
    • Sound Health: Provider of mental health and addiction treatment services
      • Phone: 1-206-901-2000



    Substance Use Resources/Support Groups