|JEWISH GUILD FOR THE BLIND
To provide psycho-educational sessions for school staff in district 75 which exclusively educate children with special needs and for the children’s parents; to provide group and individual counseling for students, school staff, and families. To provide support to staff and parents experiencing 9/11-related trauma, strengthen their coping skills, and reduce compassion fatigue; to help staff and parents facilitate expression and emotional awareness by students, and help them develop coping skills.
Who Is Eligible:Children who were evacuated, or otherwise disrupted; their families; and school staff. The children are all special needs children attending four District 75 schools that serve special needs students (PS 751M, PS 94M, PS 169M, and PS 162M); they have severe emotional disturbances, learning disorders, sensory disabilities, or autism.
Area(s) Served: New York City
Language(s) Spoken: English, Spanish
Contact: 1-212-769-6263 (Intake Line)
Resource Category: 9/11 - COUNSELING SERVICES
Added: Aug 19, 2005