Coronavirus
Beach Cities School Well-Being Line

Information, Support and Referrals for Families and School Staff

Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) partners with local school districts to support student, staff and family health and well-being. During COVID-19, BCHD has launched a School Well-Being Line to provide enhanced mental health support and to help navigate questions related to health and safety at school.

Information available through BCHD’s School Well-Being Line for School Families:

1. Testing, Health and safety at school during COVID-19:

  • Questions about or assistance with utilizing the Symptom Assessment Tool for students and staff
  • Assistance with the health and safety protocols for return to campus including screening, testing and COVID-19 care navigation
  • Resources and information related to isolation or quarantine

2. Mental health and social-emotional resources and referrals:

  • Mental Health
  • Substance Use
  • Emergency Services
  • Childcare
  • Youth & Family Supports
  • Older Adults
  • Legal & Financial
  • Food Support
  • Enrichment Programs

Call Beach Cities Health District’s School Well-Being Line for School Families at 310-374-3426, and press option 2 on school days between 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Summer Hours: June 21 - August 13 
9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Monday - Thursday

Please note, this is not a crisis hotline. If you are experiencing a serious or life-threatening concern, please call 9-1-1. If your concern is not life-threatening, support is also available by contacting the 24/7 providers listed below:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
(800) 273-8255
Crisis Text Line:
Text the word “HOME” to 741-741
LA County Mental Health Services: 
(800) 854-7771

 

Download the flyer here.

For health-related resources and information for adults and families within the South Bay and Greater Los Angeles area, visit bchd.org/resources.