• Parent Resources

    Below are numerous ROISD, area, and national resources. You can also contact your school counselor, or the Counseling and Family Services Department for assistance.

    **While Red Oak ISD strives to provide accurate and helpful information, the mental health resources listed here are not under our direct control, and we cannot be held responsible for their services or outcomes. Users are advised to use their own discretion and research when utilizing any resource listed.

    North Ellis County Outreach

    Parent Café Ennis

    • Parent Cafés are based on the Strengthening Families Framework and the Five Protective Factors. Parent Cafés are FREE. At Cafés, participants have meaningful, guided conversations about what matters most in families.
    • Parent Cafe Ennis

     Tackle Hunger

    • Tackle Hunger - Click on the QR code or enter the website and it brings up all food pantries in the area.
    • Tackle Hunger (IN SPANISH) - Haga clic en el código QR o ingrese al sitio web y aparecerá todas las despensas de alimentos del área.


    Help Me Grow - frequently has different classes- they are all free. https://helpmegrownorthtexas.org/activities-and-resources/

    Help Me Thrive - connected with Help Me Grow and also have free classes - https://helpmethrivenorthtexas.org/parenting-and-developing-groups/

    Charlie Health

    • Personalized intensive outpatient mental healthcare for ages 11-30.
    • Young people in crisis are struggling to find the mental health treatment they need. At Charlie Health, we’re creating serious, effective, and accessible solutions.
    • Our treatment programs, including our virtual Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), combine personalized care with peer connection to foster long-term healing.
    • Charlie Health


    • Many students struggle with stress and emotional situations. If you’ve noticed your child or teenager struggling, Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT) and Children’s Health Virtual Care can help.
    • Please discuss your concerns with your child’s school counselor to start the process.
    • T-CHATT

    Sir Kendrick’s Support Group

    • Support Group: FREE - Coping When A Family Member Has A Disability
    • When: 9:00 AM February 14, 2024
    • WHERE: Sir Kendrick's Smiles for Autism, 305 N. Dallas St., Rice, TX 75155
    • Sir Kendrick's Support Group

    ROISD Counseling & Therapy Reference List - Counseling and Therapy Reference List

    Emotional Wellbeing Parent Resources - Emotional Wellbeing Resources for Parents

    BREATHE! - A great short video on how children view anger and learn self-control.  All ages.

    Common Sense Media - Resource for educational staff and families to help students use technology and media wisely.

    Texas Abuse Hotline Website - Website to report abuse and neglect

    Suicide and Crisis Hotline - National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

    Answering Children's Questions About Death - Talking to Your Child About Death

    Do's and Don'ts of Talking With a Child About Death - Talking with Your Child About Death

    Resources for Children of Divorce and Separation - Talking with Your Child About Divorce and Separation

    Stop It - Online reporting tool for bullying, harassment, threats, or other incidents.  May be completed anonymously.

    Care Solace - Care Solace connects students, staff, and their families to care.  At no cost to you, Care Solace will quickly and confidentially find available mental health and substance-use providers matched to your needs.

    Rehab.com - Rehab.com provides mental health and substance abuse resources for those at any stage of their recovery journey


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