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Resources for Social Assistance (Suicide prevention, drugs, alcohol)

 

Garden City High School has multiple support resources available to students, parents, and families.  Our mental health support personnel include our psychologists and social worker. If you have any concerns about a loved one, please do not hesitate to reach out to our mental health staff.  You may also visit our guidance counselors.

 

The following documents are about prescription drug safety and how to secure your medical cabinets:

 

Is Our Medicine Cabinet Safe?  

Why Teens Start Using

Prescription Safety

 

Dina Bombardiere

Social Worker grades 9-12

bombardiered@gcufsd.net

516-478-2617

 

Erica Dubow

Psychologist

dubowe@gcufsd.net

516-478-2618

 

Mandi Stefankiewicz

Psychologist grades 10-12

stefankiewiczm@gcufsd.net

516-478-2035

 

In addition, if your high school student or any member of your family is facing a crisis, please contact one of the numerous agencies listed that offer assistance for various situations: suicide prevention, drug/alcohol abuse, behavioral issues, etc.  Call 911 for an emergency situation.

Click here for the Resource list