The emotional and mental health and wellness of young people is always a priority, especially during times of crisis when they need additional support from caring adults and connections. Below are a few carefully curated resources related to the mental health of young people during the COVID-19 crisis.
Mental Health & Young People
Love is Louder Action Center, The JED Foundation.
Resources and tips for youth and young adults for taking care of physical and mental health, and supporting each other during this time of uncertainty.
Suicide Prevention Resource Center.
In response to social distancing measures and the overwhelming amount of news about the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the SPRC has compiled a selection of resources on mental health and coping during this difficult time.
COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide, National Alliance for Mental Illness.
– Self-Care Tips, Information and FAQ’s for Individuals.
#Real Time for COVID-19
Real time ways (text, live chat, and hotlines) for young people to connect with someone if they are experiencing or exhibiting unhealthy or abuse behavior or need advise for someone in their life.
Tips, Resources, Guides and Checklists for E-Mentoring for the COVID-19 Crisis
The National Mentoring Partnership.