Does your family need resources during this time?

Social emotional and mental health support for students:

Students who are currently receiving services from one of six DPS Co-Located Mental Health providers will continue receiving services through teleconferencing.  

  • Say Something Anonymous Reporting System - DPS students currently in grades 6-12 can continue to use the Say Something Anonymous Reporting system to report students in crisis or needing emotional support. 

  • Text-a-Tip - concerns or suspicious behavior may be reported anonymously at or by cell: text a tip to 274637, start message with keyword DPSTIP.

  • Carolina Outreach Behavioral Health Urgent Care is a community based resource that provides immediate mental health needs, including medication bridges, safety assessments, and crisis counseling as well as making thoughtful connections to ongoing services to assure continuity of care.  They can be reached at 919-251-9009.

  • Freedom House Recovery Center:  Mobile Crisis Services 24/7 - A mobile crisis team can come to students and staff homes or other locations and guide them safely through a mental health or substance abuse crisis.  The mobile crisis dispatch can be reached at 1-866-275-9552. If an emergency please contact 911.  

Help with Food:

  • Memorial Holy Church, 420 E. Piedmont Ave, Durham – Wednesdays 10:00am, food box giveaway

  • World Overcomers Christian Church, 2933 South Miami Blvd, Durham – Saturdays 12:00 – 3:00, drive through food box giveaway

  • Grace Outreach Enrichment Ministry, 612 Gary Street, Durham – 4th Saturday of the month 11:00 – 2:00, food box giveaway

  • Grace Outreach Enrichment Ministry, 1607 Angier Avenue, Durham – 3rd Thursday of the month 4:00 – 5:30 pm, food box giveaway

  • Research Charter Triangle Academy, 2418 Ellis Road, Durham – Weekdays from 9:00 – 12:00, breakfast and lunch for any child 0-18 years old (school doesn’t matter)

  • The Chicken Hut, 3727 Fayetteville Street, Durham – Weekdays 12:00 – 1:30, lunch for any child 0-18 years old

  • Mustard Seed Project, 219 South Alston Avenue #C1, Durham – Weekdays 12:00 – 12:30

  • Mustard Seed Project, 218 Stokes Street, Durham – Fridays only (for weekend meal support) 12:30-1:00

  • Durham Neighbors Free Lunch, Geer Street Garden, 644 Foster St, Durham - Weekdays 10:00 – 2:00, contactless free mails from April 9th – May 15th

  • No Kid Hungry – Text 877-877 “COMIDA” for information in Spanish, Text 877-877 “FOOD” for information in English

  • DPS Foundation This link has English and Spanish google form sign up to have meals delivered to the house

  • List of all food pantries in Durham

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