Supports following a tragedy

Quakertown community, following the devastating tragedy of the King family, their relatives, and friends, the Quakertown Community School District's Crisis Response Team, in close partnership with the Bucks County Intermediate Unit, has set up a series of supports for students, parents, staff and faculty.

Caregiver training
Tips for talking with children
Books for children dealing with loss or trauma
How to help a grieving teen
What you may experience after a traumatic event

Specific coping skills

Grief Do's and Don'ts

Additional grief resources

NAMI Bucks County Warmline provides free, confidential support and resources from 3 to 10 pm, 215-343-3055
Lenape Valley Foundation Warmline (non-crisis mental health talk line) Monday to Friday, 10 am to 6 pm, 1-215-896-9717
Crisis Text Line:

National Youth Crisis Hotline (24 hours): 1-800-999-9999
Access Services Crisis support is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week: 877-435-7709

School district employees may reach Health Advocate, QCSD’s Employee Assistance Program, at 866-799-2728.

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