Resources for Parents

Crisis Hotlines

Crisis Hotlines are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
                                     
Contact
972-233-2233        
Teen Contact
972-233-8336               
Suicide & Crisis Center
214-828-1000 
Turning Point Rape Crisis
800-886-RAPE



Clothing, Food, Shelter

The days and times open will vary between institutions.  Call for detailed information.
                                     
Bethlehem Foundation
214-371-3407     
Brighter Tomorrows
972-263-3216
New Beginning Center 
972-276-0057
Red Cross
214-647-4800
Salvation Army-Dallas   (Social Ser. Program)
214-678-4800
Salvation Army-Dallas   (Family Violence Prog.)
214-424-7112



About School Counselors

School Counselors - Exactly what do they do?
                                     
This link provides a description of a school counselor, their qualifications, education, and brief job description.