BMI, Concussions, the Flu, Head Lice and Useful Links

Resource Links for Parents

Backpack Safety /Back to School Tips
http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/news-features-and-safety-tips/Pages/Back-to-School-Tips.aspx

Head Lice
http://www.headlice.org/

Healthy Choices
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/

Lyme Disease
http://www.cdc.gov/lyme/

Massachusetts Department of Public Health
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/

MassHealth
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/consumer/insurance/masshealth-apply/

Poison Ivy
http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2010-118/pdfs/2010-118.pdf

Sun Safety
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/skin/basic_info/children.htm

Waltham Urgent Care Center
http://www.nwh.org/departments-and-services/waltham-urgent-care-center/
www.nwh.org/ucc

Community Mental Health Services

Newton Wellesley Hospital   617-243-6000

MWMC – Leonard Morse Hospital Crisis Assessment Team 508-650-7380

Riverside Community Care – Youth Mobile Crisis Intervention   800-529-5077

Human Relation Services (HRS)  781-235-4950

Psychiatric Emergency Services (Division of Advocates) 800-640-5432

McLean Hospital  617-674-5310

Wayside Youth and Family Services  508-630-5907

Comprehensive Psychiatric Associates  781-489-2350

MA Substance Abuse Information and Education Hotline  http://helpline-online.com/

BEST (Boston Emergency Services Team)  800-981-4357

Useful Documents