We all need support sometimes. It’s ok to ask for help.
How The People Of Delray Beach Define Behavioral Health:
Our social, emotional and mental health and wellness
-Prentice Mobley, Parks and Recreation Staff and HDB Ambassador
It affects how we think, feel and act
-Jesula Jeannot, Atlantic High School Student
It helps us determine how we relate to others, cope with stress and make decisions
-Chief Jeffrey Goldman, Delray Beach Chief of Police
It is important at every stage of our lives
-Yvonne Odom, Retired Teacher
WHERE TO CALL:
2-1-1 is a free 24/7 community helpline and crisis hotline that provides suicide prevention, crisis intervention, information, assessment, and referral to community services for people of all ages.
WHERE TO GO:
Toddler, preschool, afterschool, and summer camp programming.
Children and family therapeutic services and support.
Youth and adult therapy and psychiatry.
Youth and family therapy and case management.
Youth and family services.
Family and Senior services.
Senior services and Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.
National Alliance on Mental Illness and support services.
Crisis hotline and mobile crisis team. Adult therapy, psychiatry, and residential services.
Seniors and families services and community center
WHERE TO LEARN MORE:
Partner Spotlight - Parks And Recreation
Meet our friends at Parks and Recreation! In addition to managing our beautiful parks, they also provide several ways to improve your behavioral health. Here are just a few ways that getting involved with Delray Beach Parks and Recreation can help your health:
- Get outside. This is a great stress reliever. Whether you choose the beach or a stroll through one of Delray's parks, reconnecting with nature helps us to relax. CLICK HERE for the list of parks.
- Volunteer. Help your fellow man (or woman). Generosity is a great way to feel positive about the world. If you follow them on Facebook, you will be the first to know about volunteer opportunities.
- Connect to your neighbors. Socializing and expanding your network provides emotional support. Get out there and meet Delray folks through Parks and Recreation. Here's a GREAT SITE to stay informed of ways to connect.