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Summer Wellness Line

The ADSB Summer Wellness Line is now available! ADSB parents (or students age 14 and older) are welcome to phone the Summer Wellness Line if you would like:
  • to book a virtual appointment for counselling support for your student
  • to speak with a school-based mental health professional about strategies to support your student
  • info about how to access community mental health resources or services for students
  • to learn about wellness and well-being, including positive coping strategies and skills
    assistance with helping your child cope with COVID-19-related distress
  • ideas and supports for preparing students to go back to school
 
The Summer Wellness Line can connect you to members of our Mental Health, Counselling, & Attendance Services Team from July 13th to September 1, 2020 (No services available the week of July 27 through August 3rd). Staff are available from Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm. If your call is not answered immediately, please leave a voicemail message and it will be returned as soon as possible.
 
Call our Summer Wellness Line:
705-945-7111
Student Entering Kindergarten to Grade 8:  ext 88288
Student is entering Grades 9 to 12: ext 88188
 
When you call, you will be asked to provide the following information:
1. Student’s full name, date of birth, and school
2. Your name (if you are a parent)
3. The reason for your call
4. A phone number to call you back
 
Please note that the ADSB Summer Wellness Line is not a crisis line. If you are experiencing a crisis or emergency, immediately call 911, visit a local hospital emergency department, or contact one of the following 24/7 crisis services:

Emergency Services:
Crisis Services/24 Hour Crisis Response (705) 759-3398 or 1-800-721-0077
Emergency Services (Fire/Police/Ambulance) 9-1-1
Police (non-emergency) (705) 949-6300
Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 or text CONNECT to 686868
Mental Health Helpline 1-866-531-2600
Sexual Assault 1-800-205-7100
Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000
Warm Line (6pm-10pm 7days/week) 1-866-856-9276
Health Care Connect 1-800-461-2919