Mental Health Awareness
COVID Resources for Mental Health Wellness

If you have questions or concerns about your children, please reach out to the school's student services team. Typically, this is information has been shared via Twitter, Facebook, webpage, or canvas sites.

If you are unable to reach the schools student services team, please reach out to the Mental Health Team of Student Services via the email: SSPS_mentalhealthteam@pasco.k12.fl.usor (727) 774-2131 between the hours of 8 AM - 8 PM Monday-Friday.


Direct Contact Crisis Support

Immediate Danger to self or others

  • National Suicide Prevention LifeLine 800-273-8255 (TALK) 

  • Crisis Text Line – Text Home to 741741 

  • LGBTQ+ support through text START to 678-678 or call 866-488-7386

  • Domestic & Sexual Violence abuse support through 24-Hour Hotline: (352) 521-3120

  • Call Mobile Response Team (MRT) 727 372-4357
  • Go to the closest emergency room for evaluation

  • Call 911 if immediate danger

Mental Health Wellness ADULTS

Mental Health Wellness CHILDREN

  • Pasco County School Employees  - EAP resources go to Your login code is: pasco

  • Pasco County School Employees - EAP Text Message Therapy HERE

  • Staying mentally well HERE

  • Protect your mental health HERE

  • NAMI Pasco County Resources HERE

  • Mental Health & COVID HERE

  • School-based Student Services team can help with school-based & mental health supports. 

  • Coping with COVID HERE

  • Parents Supporting Children HERE

  • Parenting Teen's in Close Quarters during COVID HERE

  • NAMI Pasco County Resources HERE

Anxiety & Stress due to COVID

COVID Disaster Response

  • CDC support HERE

  • Helping children cope HERE - available in multiple languages

  • When bad things happen HERE

  • Helping your child cope video HERE

  • COVID & Anxiety HERE

  • Get Grounded (strategy for anxiety) HERE


  • NAMI Support HERE 

  • Food Pantries HERE

  • Legal Aid at Work HERE

  • One Community Now, Inc HERE