The Coronavirus crisis can result in stress, feelings of loneliness and despair, and cause concern and uncertainty. These very valid feelings can impact mental health.
From The Human Relations Service (HRS), Wellesley: Taking Care of Yourself and Your Loved Ones During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Health Department recommends these resources:
Coronavirus concerns may also heighten issues in already stressful homes and environments, and may increase domestic violence.
The Health Department and the Wellesley Police Department can help. Dial 9-1-1 for any emergencies.
Other Hotlines: National Suicide Prevention: 1-800-273-8255
Department of Children & Families: 800-792-5200
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Visit the Health Department regular webpages for comprehensive information on Mental Health Resources.