A Weekly Newsletter Collaboration of RSU 56- April 17, 2020
It is our mission to make sure that our students, staff, parents, guardians and community members are supported and well-connected to resources during this challenging time. As such, this weekly newsletter will provide you with the information you need to access local resources as well as offer a platform for support and meaningful guidance.
Don't know who to turn to for what? See this student referral diagram to help you decide what service is best for you and your students.
Need help academically, socially, or emotionally? Fill out this brief referral survey to be connected to those who can assist you.
Feeling judged? Judging others? Click above to read Mrs. Rachel Buck's latest piece to help you through.
Click here to access links to Mrs. Robertson's daily guidance sessions. To request a confidential meeting, email her at email@example.com.
"The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence." -Confucius
Local Food Pantries
Peru Baptist Church, 98 Main St, Peru, ME 04290: 207-562-7167
Dixfield Food Pantry
Dixfield Common Baptist Church, 2 Chapel Road, Dixfield, ME 04224: 207-562-7470
Mexico Congregational Church Pantry
Mexico Congregational Church, 163 Main St, Mexico, ME 04257 : 207-364-8603
Remote Crisis Support Services
Mental Health and Wellness: https://www.namimaine.org/
Hotline and Crisis Numbers: https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/hotlines.shtml
Crisis Text Line: https://www.crisistextline.org/
TEXT: HOME to 741741
Suicide Prevention: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Maine: https://www.namimaine.org/
School Counselors and Social Workers Contact Information
Alternative Ed. Teacher-DHS
Oxford County Mental Health
Community Mental Health Services
150 Congress St, Rumford, ME 04276
Philip Ramu- LCSW
Tri-County Mental Health Services (Mental Health & Substance Abuse)
Linnea Burns- Substance Abuse Counselor
Rumford Office 207-364-7981
Toll Free: 1-888-304-4673