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The Okeechobee Children's Mental Health System of Care

Leah Suarez
Project Coordinator
leah.suarez@okee.k12.fl.us
863-462-5000 Ext. 239
 Jane Kaufman
 Family Coordinator/Parent Advocate
 jane.kaufman@okee.k12.fl.us
 863-462-5125 Ext. 135
 Jessica Olney
 Youth Coordinator
 jessica.olney@okee.k12.fl.us
 863-462-5125 Ext. 119

Crisis Organizations

Lifelines

If you or someone you know are experiencing a crisis,

please call 9-1-1 or one of the agencies listed below:

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line - Text 4hope to 741 741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) suicidepreventionlifeline.org    Text Connect to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Speech Impaired and Deaf Callers

2-1-1

 

Call 211 "Hope When You Need it Most"

Human Trafficking Helpline

The National Human Trafficking Hotline. 24 hours a day, confidential, toll-free hotline. Get help. Report Trafficking. Information and resources. 1-888-373-7888

Veterans Crisis Line

Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 Press 1

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline. Phone 1-800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746. Website - disasterdistress.samhsa.gov

LGBT National Hotline

LGBT National Hotline. Serving Callers of all ages. Peer-counseling information and local resources.

The Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860

Mental Health Agencies

Agencies Serving Children in Okeechobee

Helping People Succeed

Helping People Succeed/Healthy Families

502 NW 2nd St. Okeechobee, FL 34972

(772)320-0770

hpsfl.org

Henderson Behavioral Health

Henderson Behavioral Health

hendersonbh.org

Additional Information Coming Soon!

Hibiscus Children's Center

Hibiscus Children's Center

605 SW Park St. Okeechobee, FL 34974

(863)467-1166

hibiscuschildrenscenter.org

Legacy Behavioral Health Center

Legacy Behavioral Health

304 NW 5th St. Okeechobee, FL 34972

(863)357-8268

legacybhc.com

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast and Okeechobee 

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast and Okeechobee

1600 SW 2nd Ave. Okeechobee, Fl. 34974

(863)462-0040

nhtcinc.org

SequelCare of Florida

SequelCare

(772)337-8164

sequelyouthservices.com

Suncoast Mental Health

Suncoast Mental Health Center

408 NW 3rd St. Okeechobee, FL 34974

(863)824-0024

suncoastmentalhealth.org

Tykes and Teens

Tykes and Teens

(772)220-3439

tykesandteens.org

(Agencies Listed in Alphabetical Order)

Family Nights

August Family Night Scheduled - "How to Find Local Resources Available to Your Family"

Join us Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 for our first Family Night of the 2019-2020 school year! August's topic is "How to Find Local Resources Available to Your Family" and will be presented by the Okeechobee Children's Mental Health System of Care.  Dinner is provided and activities are available for children 3 and older throughout the presentation.

Join us for Family Nights at IRSC. This month's event is "How to find local resources available to your family" Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 from 6:00-7:30 pm at IRSC

Follow Us on Social Media!

Follow Us on Social Media!

The Okeechobee Children's Mental Health System of Care is Online! Find information about our family nights at IRSC, mental health support groups, youth projects, and so much more! On facebook at facebook.com/okeecmw and on Instagram at okeesoc1