Below are some resources for those in the New York City area. Please keep in mind that these resources may change over time, so it is important to try and stay as updated as possible. Remember to stay safe, wear a mask and support local businesses.

If you have any questions or other helpful links and information that could be useful to anyone during this time, please feel free to contact


Text COVID to 692-692 to receive regular SMS texts with the latest news and developments.

Crisis Hotlines

Teen Mental Health Resources

  • Tips to Help Teens Cope During COVID-19 – A helpful guide on promoting and maintaining positive mental health. This guide provides actionable tips to improve mental health and wellness, especially during the COVID pandemic.
  • gov: Nicotine & Addiction – Information on nicotine and tobacco use prevention
  • SIOS – Self-Injury outreach and support. A non-profit outreach initiative focused on supporting those who self-injure.

Overdose Prevention and New York Addiction Support

Grab & Go Food Centers

Grab-and-Go breakfast and lunch will be available at the entrance of EVERY SCHOOL BUILDING from 7:30 am-1:30 p.m.. Any student can pick up breakfast and lunch at any school building tomorrow and until further notice.