Resources for Mental Health & Social Services
Student Health: Serving all Bethel students and Head Start students, the Bethel Health Center (located on the north side of Cascade Middle School) will be open 8:30-5:00. Please dial 541-689-3280 and a nurse will return your call.
Helpful suggestions for talking to children and youth about coronavirus COVID-19 have been provided by the National Association of School Psychologists and National Association of School Nurses.
HOOTS (Helping Out Our Teens in Schools), a community partner that provides mobile crisis response support to Bethel and other high schools, is offering mental health support by phone for high school students, families and staff while schools are closed. Staff are able to provide short-term counseling, resource referrals and Oregon Health Plan signup. Available weekdays 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at 541-246-2342.
For Bethel students experiencing mental health concerns and needing support, mental health services are available at: Lane County Behavioral Health (available in Spanish), 541-682-7253.
For students in immediate crisis, resources available 24/7 include:
- Looking Glass Youth and Family Crisis Line: 541-689-3111
- White Bird Clinic Crisis Line: 541-687-4000
- Mental Health Crisis Response Program(available in Spanish): 888-989-9990
(for parents of children up to 18)
15th Night is also offering support and resources for unhoused youth and those working with them via phone and text at 541-246-4046. Many other social services in the area are also providing phone or virtual services.
Headspace app- available on Application store on your phone or computer
Take a Chill app- specifically for teens, available on Application store on your phone or computer