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Peer Helpers & Mental Health Support

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The Peer Helper program...
provides a select group of students with accurate information, the skills to help others more effectively, and places/resources to turn to when in need. Our Peer Helpers are dedicated to normalizing the stigma surrounding mental health and simply connecting with their peers in non-threatening interactions. 


In Crisis?
Call 9-1-1 or:

  • Call or text 988 to reach the Suicide & Crisis Hotline
  • Text MN to 741741 or call CRISIS (274274) from a mobile phone
  • Call 651-275-7400: Washington County Mobile Crisis Response

You're Not Alone - Access Mental Health Resources

More and more of the youth in our communities are struggling with mental health issues, from anxiety and depression to drug addiction and suicide ideation.

If a student is acting out, becoming anxious or depressed, or developing unhealthy behaviors or addictions, please reach out. We are here to help.

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Report concerns to School Staff

Access To transportation, Food, housing, and more

Locate mental health and substance use disorder services

Find shelter, Food and Basic Need support. 

From the Wellness Center

Building Resilience

Resilience is the ability to adapt to difficult situations and is a key skill for your children to develop. Check out a five-part video series for tips.

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