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Summer Break Mental Health Resources

Summer Break Mental Health Resources 

As we enter into the summer break, sometimes life is not always relaxing for everyone. If you or your family are experiencing a difficult time over the long break, please consider the resources listed below for help. 

If your child is at risk of hurting themselves or someone else:

  • Call 1-800-969-HELP (4357) and a mobile response team will come to you 24/7

  • Text DE to 741741 to have an anonymous text conversation 24/7

  • Call or text 988


If your child is injured, call 911.

If your child is not in crisis but they or you need to talk/text with someone immediately (these texts and calls are anonymous):

  • Text DE to 741741

  • Call 1-800-273-6255


If your child is 14 or older, they may call or visit Sean’s House 24/7 in Newark, Delaware. 

302-294-6134 (option 4).  For more information visit: Mental Health Support for Students in Newark, DE - Sean's House (


For information about mental health services for children and teens in Delaware: