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Mental Health resources

Below, and to the right, please find information and links as a resource for students/staff and community members. 

For parents and students, a list of contacts is to the right. Please don't hesitate to reach out. 

Additional resources

Delaware County Mental Health  
Family & Children Services
56 Shepard Street, Walton, New York 13856
Phone (607) 832-5889

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
The Helpline assists individuals and families
who have questions about mental health
disorders, treatment, and support services.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Administration (SAMHSA)

24 hours a day, 7 days a week
SAMSHA’s National Helpline provides free
and confidential treatment referral and
information services for individuals and
families facing mental and/or substance
abuse disorders.  

NYS Prevent Child Abuse NY - Parent Helpline
1-800-244-5373 (CHILDREN)

National Drug Helpline

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline  
1-866-331-9474 or Text 22522
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Offering information, support, and advocacy
to  young people in dating relationships.

Provides facts, resources, and information of warning signs, prevention, and tips for safety.

Warm lines

Delaware County Warm Line
Toll free: 844-865-3156
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 5-8 p.m.
A confidential peer-support phone line for people seeking non-judgmental support from an individual. Provides an ear to listen, and information useful to the caller concerning services available in the community, and outreach services via prearranged calls to individuals.

Youth Warm Line    
877-968-8491 or Text teen2teen to 839863

RSS Warm Line
607-687-1314 or 844-976-5463
Saturday, Sunday: 4-9 p.m.
Provides confidential peer self-help via telephone. The Warm Line takes both incoming calls and they can do wellness calls outgoing. The Warm Line is NOT a crisis hotline. A place to call when you want to talk.  

Cornerstone Mobile Counseling
Call or Text: 315-868-1000
Rapid in-home mental health services. Licensed, friendly, mobile therapists. Provides case management, addiction treatment, family, and individual therapy, and child behavior support.


Justin Preston
High School Counselor
865-4116, ext 6132
[email protected]

Karen Gilbertson
High School Counselor
865-4116, ext 6143
[email protected]

Kacie Aitken
Middle School Counselor
865-4116, ext 5148  
[email protected]\

Beth Howland
Townsend Elementary Counselor
865-4116, ext 4031
[email protected]

Avi Brimstein
Townsend Elementary Psychologist
865-4116, ext 4011
[email protected]

Sarah Nagy-Fleischman
Middle/High School Psychologist
865-4116, ext 6113

Kathryn Hoffmeister
Middle/High School Social Worker
865-4116, ext. 6150

Christine Harby
Townsend Elementary School Social Worker
865-4116, ext. 4137

Important numbers


Walton Police Department

Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT)
For emergency mental health services

Suicide Prevention Lifeline                                                              
800-273-8255 or
Text HOME to 741741

The Trevor Project
LGBTQ suicide prevention hotline
(866) 488-7386 or
Text START to 678678

Delaware Opportunities
Safe Against Violence Hotline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
1-866-457-7233 (SAFE)
or 746-6278

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)
National Sexual Assault Hotline
National Domestic Abuse Hotline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

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