Hello, and good news! Missouri launched Show-Me Hope to address the ongoing stress and anxiety caused by COVID19.
What is Show-Me Hope?
Show-Me Hope is a statewide crisis counseling program (CCP) to address the emotional needs of every Missourian dealing with the impacts of COVID19. All services are free, confidential, virtual, and follow best practices of pandemic/disaster response. Local CCP staff (or experts they recruit) deliver information and education on:
• stress management and coping techniques
• problem solving skills and connection to community services/resources
• building resilience now and for the future
Access these Resources Now!
• SHOW-ME HOPE Disaster Distress Helpline
Talk to a counselor now. Free confidential services available 24/7. Everyone is eligible to call.
Phone: 800/985-5990 Text: “TalkWithUs” to 66746
One stop shop for coping and stress management resources, self-care tools and links to our statewide network of Show-Me Hope teams.
• DMH CARES Show-Me Hope Tuesdays 3:30-4:00 pm.
Self-care seminars free via WebEx; registration required. Open to everyone. The Registration Link takes you to the State of Missouri WebEx site. Look for the DMH CARES listings by date and click on the registration link. Provide the required information and that’s it.
Show-Me Hope is here for you and your family! If you have constituents feel free to contact me to connect with someone who can discuss ways that we can support your efforts. Will you help us get the word out about Show-Me Hope?