Local and National Resources

      Local Resources (Lawrence, Kansas)         

          Bert Nash Mental Health Center 
          Mental Health Services for all ages!
          www.bertnash.org

          785-843-9192 
          (24 hour mental health crisis support available)

          Headquarters Counseling Center 
          CRISIS HOTLINE 24 HOURS A Day, 7 DAYS A WEEK!
          785-841-2345 OR 1-888-899-2345   FREE!!!!!!
         
www.headquarterscounselingcenter.org

          Lifeline
          suicide and crisis hotline
          1-800-273-TALK  
          This service is FREE!!!!!
          www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org


          Hopeline
         
suicide hotline
          1-800-SUICIDE
          This service is FREE!!!
          www.suicidehotlines.com

          The Lawrence CyberVillage:   
         
www.ci.lawrence.ks.us

          Lawrence,Kansas local information website   
         
http://www.lawrence.com/

          Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF)
          Child Abuse Hotline  1-800-922-5330
          Lawrence, KS office 785-832-3700
          www.dcf.ks.gov

         
          Big Brothers Big Sisters
          785-843-7359
          www.douglas.kansasbigs.org

          Van Go and JAMS (Jobs in the Arts Make Sense)
          785-842-3797
          www.van-go.org

          Health Care Access 
         
785-841-5760 
          www.healthcareaccess.org

          DCCCA
          785-841-4138

          Drug and Alcohol intervention and prevention
         
www.dccca.org


          Prevention and Recovery Services (Drug and Alcohol)        
          www.parstopeka.com
       
          Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority
          785-842-8110 
          Housing Assistance 
          
www.ldcha.org
        
         
Gadugi Safe Center (Rape Victim Survivor Service)
          785-841-2345 
          www.gadugisafecenter.org
          Comprehensive services.  Individual or group support.  
         
         
Statewide Rape Hotline
          1-888-END-ABUSE

          The Willow Domestic Violence Center
          Emergency Shelter for Women and Children
          785-843-3333
          785-331-2034 (Administrative Offices)
          785-865-3956 (Business Line)
          www.willowdvcenter.org

          Success by 6
          785-842-8719
         
www.douglascountysuccessby6.org

          Penn House 
          Food Pantry and Resource Assistance
          785-842-0440
         
www.ballardcenter.org
    
          Ballard Community Center
          Food, Clothing & Financial Assistance
          785-842-0729 
         
www.ballardcenter.org 
          
          Christian Psychological Services
          Christian-centered counseling
         
785-843-2429 
          
http://www.cpskansas.org/ 

          KansasWorks.com
         
Employment Services
          785-840-9675
          877-509-6757

          www.kansasworks.com

          Lawrence-Douglas County Health Dept.
         
7
85-843-0721 
          www.ldchealth.org


For more local resources, feel free to contact your WRAP Clinican for more assistance.


National Resources

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders:  www.chadd.org
 
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents: 

http://www.mentalhealth.org/publications/allpubs/ca-0008/default.asp


Violence in Schools


Safe Schools:   www.geocities.com/heartland/flats/3125

Center for the Prevention of School Violence:   http://www.ncdjjdp.org/cpsv/

National School Safety Center:   www.nssc1.org

Mother’s Against Teen Violence:   www.pbs.org/independentlens/gunsandmothers/more.html

Focus Adolescent Services:   www.focusas.com/Violence.html

The RapeCrisis Center:   www.rapecrisis.com 


Bullying

http:/www.bullybeware.com


http:/www.bullying.org



Suicidology/Self-Injury


American Association of Suicidology:   
www.suicidology.org

Suicide in the United States:   
www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/calltoaction/fact1.htm     

Crisis and Suicide Hotline: 
 http://www.contactpgh.org/


Alcohol and Drug Information

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information:   
www.health.org

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services:   
www.samhsa.gov        

Alateen:   www.al-anon.alateen.org 

Parenting tips and huffing:  www.theantidrug.com


Planned Parenthood and Sex Education

http://www.plannedparenthood.org/

http://www.teenwire.com


Homework Help
       

Online Tutoring through Homework Kansas:  http://www.homeworkkansas.org/indextutor.jsp

About.com Homework Help:   
http://homeworkhelp.about.com

Homework Help:    http://schoolwork.org

Information on Back to School Transitions: 

www.nasponline.org/publications/cq328b2school.html



Prescription Drug Information

www.mentalhealth.com/p30.html

PharmWeb:   www.pharmweb.net 

Fact sheet on Children and Psychiatric Medications:

http://www.aacap.org/Announcementes/psychiatricmeds.htm

Native American Issues

Code Talk Home Page:  www.hud.gov/offices/pih/ih/codetalk/

Native American Rights Fund:  www.narf.org

Resources for Native American Families:  www.cowboy.net/native/

Resources for Native American Families:  www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/frc_natv.htm

Native Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-877-209-1266


Homosexuality


Planet Out:  www.planetout.com

www.youth-guard.org


Children Health Issues and Mental Health


http://healthweb.org/

www.about.com

www.kidshealth.org

The Kid-Safe Network:  http://www.kidsafenetwork.com/index4.htm

Fact Sheets on Issues Related to the Social/Emotional Health of Children and Adolescents:
 

http://www.aacap.org/publications/factsfam/depressd.htm

http://www.aacap.org/publications/factsfam/index.htm


Anger Managment

Teens and Anger:  www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/publications/allpubs/SVP-0013/SVP-0013ch5.asp

Get Your Angries Outhttp://members.aol.com/Angries

Children and Teens and Depression

www.nmha.org/infoctr/factsheets/24.cfm


Anxiety in Children and Adolescents:

www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/publications/allpubs/CA-0007/default.asp