Below you will find many resources that are valuable to parents/guardians of our students.
Mental Health Resources
Orleans County Mental Health has therapists onsite at both schools four days each week. Gloria Zukoski is at the ES on Mondays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Kristen Acquilano is at the ES on Thursdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and at the JSHS on Wednesdays from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For more information, refer to the document below.
Live Chat is available 24/7. If someone speaks a different language such as Spanish, the site will automatically translate the appropriate language for both the person sending and the person receiving. We identify and provide available resources to meet a callers need(s). In addition, we cover the after-hours for Orleans County Mental Health and the Mobile Crisis Team for adults and youth.
Talking to Students About Suicide
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Orleans County Mental Health School Satellite Services Brochure (RTF - 3.40 MB)
Resources available on Grief & Loss, Suicide Intervention & Prevention, School Violence, Trauma, Serious Injury & Illness, and many other topics
Resources on helping children work through traumatic grief