Stay up to date on Coronavirus with information from credible sources. We’ve collected links to resources, services and educational material on how to slow the spread of the virus and keep our communities safer. Click the logos below to be taken directly to informational websites.
Emergency Basic Needs
Mental Health Services
American Psychiatric Association Coronavirus Resources
To provide support in the response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), APA is collecting authoritative and timely resources in this information hub.
If you are a patient or family member or friend in need of immediate assistance:
- Disaster Distress Helpline
Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 800-273-8255 or Chat with Lifeline
- Crisis Textline
Text TALK to 741741
Click the titles below to download a printable PDF.
Talking to Young Children About Coronavirus
Louisiana Department of Health
Office of Behavioral Health
The Office of Behavioral Health offers free counseling services through the Keep Calm During COVID hotline
NWLA Mental Health Providers with Telehealth Services
All licensed mental health providers in Louisiana are now authorized to utilize teletherapy in providing treatment. Click the “View Providers” button below to be redirected to a list of local teletherapy providers. We will be updating our list each week. To have your practice added to our list, please email email@example.com.
Stress Management for Kids
Are you a parent looking for family friendly activities that could help your child relieve stress while sheltering at home? Check out our list of interactive resources below. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like your resource to be considered for our list.
Small Business Resources
Emergency Childcare Assistance