San Bernardino Mass Shooting Helpful Resources

Here are some helpful resources to aid after the mass shooting in San Bernardino, California. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone.

Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
The helpline is also available in Spanish, by text and by TTY.

Talking to Children about the Shooting

Tips for Parents on explaining media coverage to children

Restoring a Sense of Safety in the Aftermath of a Mass Shooting: Tips for Parents and Professionals

Psychological First Aid for Schools Field Operations Guide

Coping with Crisis – Helping Children With Special Needs

Facing Fear: Helping Young People Deal with Terrorism and Tragic Events – for ages 5 to 7.

Activity Book for African American Families: Helping Children Cope with Crisis

After a Crisis: Helping Young Children Heal – checklist

Parent Tips for Helping Preschool-Age Children after Disasters

Coping with Disasters