Supporting Students & Communities Impacted by Gun Violence
The California School-Based Health Alliance has compiled a list of resources to assist school-based health centers, schools, students, and communities impacted by ongoing gun violence.
Contact us to suggest additional resources that you find helpful to your community.
School Crisis Recovery & Renewal Project
Resources to Support School Communities in the Aftermath of Crisis and Loss – Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTCN)
Disaster Distress Helpline – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Supporting Students, Staff, Families, and Communities Impacted by Violence – National Center for School Mental Health
Helping Children Manage in the Aftermath of a Shooting – American Psychological Association
How to Talk to Kids About School Shootings – Common Sense Media
Talking to Children About Violence – Tips for Parents & Teachers – National Association of School Psychologists
Talking with Children About Tragedies & Other News Events – American Academy of Pediatrics
Talking to Kids About Racism and Violence & Helping Children Cope With Frightening News – Child Mind Institute
Mass Violence Resources and School Shooting Resources – The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Mass Violence Incident Core Compendium – The National Mass Violence and Victimization Resource Center
Preventing Gun Violence Deaths – Prevention Institute
Gun Violence Prevention Advocacy Toolkit – American Academy of Pediatrics