Here at Tonawanda City School District, we value the mental health and wellness of our students and staff.
We have a team of experts trained to recognize the signs of mental health struggles in our school community. We also train staff in adult and youth mental health first aid.
Our social workers and school counselors within each of our schools is available to support and meet the individual needs of our students.
Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: Call. Text. Chat.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24-hour crisis counseling
24-hour crisis hotline
Emergency mental health outreach (18+ years old)
Domestic violence/Elder Abuse Advocate Program
Trauma Response Program
24-hour addiction hotline: (716) 831-7007
24-hour kids helpline: (716) 834-1144
Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741
Emergency shelter (ages 12-24)
The Trevor Project (LGBTQ+)
24-hour crisis hotline: 1-866-488-7386
24-hour text line: Text START to 678-678
C.A.R.E.S Spectrum Health and Human Services
Crisis and re-stabilization emergency services (Youth)
Erie County Medical Center Help Center
Walk-in mental health treatment
Child Protective Services
Public Hotline: 1-800-342-3720
Report suspected child abuse or maltreatment.
24-hour support for parents/guardians