Oak Grove School District offers free mental health resources for students and families enrolled in our schools. Each school site has a team of mental health professionals who can support your child with regard to mental health and social-emotional well being.
Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24/7 concierge line meant to assist individuals in finding local mental health related programs and counseling services. To use Care Solace, individuals answer ten basic questions in order to receive an extensive list of referrals to applicable care providers. Care Solace takes into account all types of private insurance including Medi-Cal, Medicaid, and Medicare and those that have no insurance. The system also filters by age, gender, zip code and special request.
Care Solace is now available for use by staff, students and families at no cost. Care Solace does not require a user’s name, address, phone number, or date of birth. All of the information that is entered in on their platform is completely confidential and stored securely.
If you are interested in seeking counseling-related services at this time, please consider visiting or clicking the link to begin. https://www.caresolace.com/site/oakgrovesd
Other emergency resources if you need immediate assistance please contact:
County of Santa Clara Behavioral Health
Provides a 24/7 centralized entry point for individuals seeking behavioral health services in Santa Clara County. Phone: (800) 704-0900 Crisis Text Line: TextRENEW to 741741
Suicide and Crisis Hotline 24/7 Phone: (855) 278-4204
Care Solace Network of Care Phone: (800) 704-0900 or visit the Oak Grove assistance page at www.caresolace.com/site/oakgrovesd
Provides 24/7 mental health referrals for children ages 0-5 and their families.
Uplift Family Services Mobile Crisis Program
A team provides 24-hour intervention to children and teens in the community who are in acute psychological crisis.
Phone: (408) 379-9085
In partnership with Governor Newsom, Parents Anonymous® Inc. recently launched the California Parent & Youth Helpline and Online Parents Anonymous® Support Groups in response to the Coronavirus to provide free trauma-informed, evidenced-based emotional support to Parents, Children and Youth in any language via calls, text, live chat and email. The California Parents & Youth Helpline operates 7 days a week from 8:00AM-8:00PM. Parents can Join a Weekly Online Support Group NOW through the website: caparentyouthhelpline.org. In this confidential setting, Parents address their underlying emotions and build resiliency to strengthen their family.
School Linked Services
School Linked Services (SLS) provides students and families with school based coordinated services to improve health and wellbeing of families through a community participatory approach. Kristina Borrego, our School Linked Services (SLS) Coordinator, develops partnership with schools, public agencies and community based organization in Santa Clara County to improve protective factors, e.g., family relationship, decrease risk-factors, e.g., behavioral and emotional problems, enhance service accessibility and resource linkage, and to support children’s success in school and in life.
All students within Oak Grove and their families are eligible to receive SLS, including service linkage to community resources and family engagement programs.
Families and students may self-refer to the SLS Coordinators for linkage to community resources and services, as well as family engagement programs at the schools. School personnel may also refer families to the SLS Coordinators for services. If you need assistance please fill our the referral form below and email it to Kristina Borrego our School Linked Services Community Liaison who will guide the process for getting your child the support they need - Kborrego@oakgrovesd.net
The California Healthy Kids Survey (CHKS) is the largest statewide survey of resiliency, protective factors, and risk behaviors in the nation. Across California, the CHKS has led to a better understanding of the relationship between students’ health behaviors and academic performance and is frequently cited by state policymakers and the media as a critical component of school improvement efforts to help guide the development of more effective health, prevention, and youth development programs. It can be easily customized to meet local needs, interests, and standards, and provides a means to confidentially obtain data on student knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions about the topics it covers. California Healthy Kids Survey Preview - All students in grades 5 and 7, along with all staff and all parents are encouraged to complete the California Healthy Kids Survey between February 22 and March 12, 2021. the survey is conducted in partnership with WestEd and California Department of Education. A sample of the elementary and junior high survey are below.
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