Resources to Stay Safe and Informed for Hurricane Irma

Our hearts and prayers go out to all those in Hurricane Irma’s path. We’ve put together a list of resources to help anyone who is affected by the Hurricane to stay safe and informed.

 

General Resources

Florida Division of Emergency Management

American Red Cross: List Myself as Safe and Well

Mental Health Association: Palm Beach County Resources

 

Mental Health Support

Hurricane Irma: 11 apps to keep you in the know and help you cope

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: Learn about who is most at risk for emotional distress from hurricanes and tropical storms and where to find disaster-related resources.

 

Helping Kids During Disasters

Child Mind Institute Trauma Resources: Free, multilingual downloads of Child Mind Institute resources to help communities in the wake of tragic events.

Talking to Kids about Hurricanes: Resources that apply from previous Hurricanes for helping children.

 

Phone and Text Services

Disaster Distress: Feeling anxious or overwhelmed about Hurricane Irma? Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 for support.

NAMI Disaster Distress Helpline: 800-985-5990

AT&T Free Messaging: Hurricane Irma Efforts- No charge for any talk, text, and data coverages from 9/8-9/17.

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