Lakeview Learning Center will be closed for spring break Friday, April 10 – April 19, 2020 (Closing at 12:30pm on Thursday April 9, 2020.)  During this time, if you or a family member is in need of help, see below  list of important phone numbers and attached NJ Dept of Children & Families flyer.  

If you or someone you know is in crisis, please dial 911, go to the nearest emergency room, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to reach a 24-hour crisis center or text NJ to 741741 at the Crisis Text Line.

                                     Resources For Immediate Response

Disaster Distress Additional Helpline

Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. The Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH) provides crisis counseling and support for anyone in the U.S. experiencing distress or other behavioral health concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including public health emergencies.

The Trevor Project

Call 1-866-488-7386 or text START to 678678. A national 24-hour, toll-free confidential suicide hotline for LGBTQ youth.

Dial 2-1-1

If you need assistance finding food, paying for housing bills, accessing free childcare, or other essential services, visit 211.org or dial 211 to speak to someone who can help. Run by the United Way.


                    State/National Resources

NJ Hope Line for suicide prevention, available at 1-855-654-6735.

PerformCare partners with the New Jersey Children's System of Care (CSOC) to coordinate the care of your child. New Jersey Children’s System of Care addresses behavioral, mental health, or emotional challenges and provides access to needed services. The contact number is 1-877-652-7624.

Crisis Mobile response -  PerformCare also has options to authorize mobile response to come to your home within one hour of notification to provide face-to-face crisis services. The goal is to stabilize behavior and keep your child at home. Mobile response is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and can offer up to eight weeks of stabilization services.

The NJHelps Services Home Page is designed to give consumers a “one-stop” shopping resource for the wide range of programs, information, and services provided by the Department of Human Services and its partners, to assist individuals, families, and communities throughout the State of New Jersey.

The Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care has a center that connects callers to the appropriate division of statewide behavioral health services system at 1-800-969-5300.

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has a national helpline at 1-800-985-5990, or text officials there at TalkWithUs to 66746 (TTY 1-800-846-8517).

Essential Employees:  Parents and guardians in need of child care can contact the Child Care Resource and Referral Agency in their county.  CCR&Rs will have the most up to date information on available care options and subsidies. Go to: www.nj.gov/dcf/coronavirus.


Lakeview Learning Center

In our response to COVID-19, the health, safety, and well-being of our students and staff remains our first priority. Within the last few days, cases of the COVID-19 have developed throughout New Jersey and our area. Starting Monday, March 16, we will close Lakeview Learning Center for the remainder of the academic year. Our Distance Learning Program will begin on Monday, March 16 and continue throughout the duration of our closure.