Help for those impacted by the Boston Marathon events PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 15 April 2013 17:00
In light of the terrible events in Boston today, we at CEDAR and the Commonwealth Research Center want to express our concern and compassion for all those affected. If you or someone you love is experiencing overwhelming feelings of anxiety, anger, or fear, please contact:

The Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990

or text 'TalkWithUs' to 66746

This is a 24/7 free, multi-lingual and immediate crisis counseling and support resource through SAMHSA. Calls and texts are answered by trained, caring counselors from call centers across the U.S. For more information, visit

For Parents on how to talk to children about the events: What Parents Should Do First.