Dear Garden of Peace Community,

On behalf of MOVA, I offer you and yours my best wishes for health and well-being during these current challenging times. Listed below are a few resources related to coping with stress or emotional distress elicited by COVID-19 that may be useful to you or others you know.  

As always, please feel free to contact us at gardenofpeace@mass.gov or 617-586-1369

Sincerely,
-Ellen Frank
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has provided information on coping with stress during the COVID-19 outbreak. Click here to view this information.


Disaster Distress Helpline (U.S. SAMHSA)
The Disaster Distress Helpline p rovides crisis counseling and support for people experiencing emotional distress related to COVID-19.


World Health Organization
The World Health Organization (WHO) has provided a list of guidelines and information on mental health and psychosocial considerations during COVID-19 outbreak. Click here  to view these guidelines.


Local Resources
For some Massachusetts resources focused on homicide bereavement, visit MOVA's AskMOVA website . See individual program websites for the latest information on their delivery of services.
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