Families in Transition
Your school-aged children may qualify for certain rights and protections under the federal McKinney-Vento Assistance Act. The McKinney-Vento act defines "homeless children and youth" as individuals who lack a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence.
Rights of Homeless Students Rights of Homeless Students - Spanish
If you are in need of assistance, please reach out to your building liaison.
|Susan Rand||Washington Academyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Shelia Repka||Belvidere Centralemail@example.com|
|Julie Flynn||Meehan Elementaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Meg Bausman||Belvidere Northemail@example.com|
|Dylan Barr||Lincoln Elementaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Vito Lassandro||Belvidere Southemail@example.com|
|Dianna Killmer||Caledonia Elementaryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Michelle Helgeson||Belvidere High Schoolemail@example.com|
|Shannon Wagner||Seth Whitmanfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Frank Mandera||Perry Elementaryemail@example.com|
We view your mental health and well-being as a priority for your success at this school. In support of this, we have invested in several resources that you can access whenever you need help. Remember, you are not alone and it is a true act of bravery and strength to seek help.
We encourage you to visit the on-campus resources, and save the community resources so you can easily find them if you or someone you know needs help.
Signing up to meet with a school social worker or counselor.
Talking with school administration
In Our Community:
D100 has partnered with Care Solace to support our community’s mental health.
If you or a family member is looking for help with mental health or substance use, Care Solace can quickly find treatment options matched to your needs, regardless of the circumstance.
Care Solace’s care navigation services are confidential and complimentary to Belvidere School District #100’s students, staff, and their families. Care Solace’s team is available 24/7/365 and can support you in any language.
If you would like to use Care Solace to help you find a provider:
Call 888-515-0595 available 24/7/365
Visit www.caresolace.com/belvidere and either search on your own OR click “Book Appointment” for assistance by video chat, email, or phone.
In an Emergency:
Call 911 or and request a Crisis Intervention Trained (C.I.T.) response
Go to the closest emergency room for support
Call the National Suicide Prevention & Crisis Lifeline at 988 or chat at 988lifeline.org
Text “Hello” or “Home” to 741741 to connect with a crisis counselor
Trevor Lifeline LGBTQQ+ Crisis Support: 1-866-488-7386