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Update Regarding Hours of Operation for the Broward County Resiliency Center

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
 

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS), in partnership with local and community agencies, continues to offer the Broward County Resiliency Center to address immediate needs and provide support for those impacted by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy. 

The Broward County Resiliency Center is located at the Pine Trails Park Amphitheater, 10561 Trails End, Parkland, Florida, 33076.  The hours of operation are:

  • Monday – Friday:  Noon to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday – Sunday:  Noon to 5 p.m.

*Please note: The Broward County Resiliency Center will be closed on Saturday, March 24, 2018, and Friday, March 30 – Sunday, April 1, 2018.

The Broward County Resiliency Center offers:

  • Grief counseling
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Specialized groups

*All services are provided in English and Spanish.  See attached flyer.

For those needing to speak with a counselor over the phone, the BCPS hotline with family counselors is available seven days a week from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at 754-321-HELP (4357). 211 Broward, the comprehensive helpline for crisis, health, and other services is also available 24/7 by dialing 2-1-1.

You can also email 24/7 to wesupport@browardschools.com or text FL to 741741 to connect with a counselor. For additional information and resources, visit the Crisis Support online resource at browardschools.com/crisissupport.

To offer your support or services to the Marjory Stoneman High School community, visit browardschools.com/WeSupport. The Broward Education Foundation has also established a Go Fund Me account.

 

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