Community Resources/Links

*The District does not endorse any particular company or product in any of the following links.  These resources are meant to be informative and useful.

 

Health Resources

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Jefferson County Health Department

Poison Control Center

Suicide Hotline/Prevention

Psychological Help - Comtrea

Resources for Domestic Abuse Victims - Comtrea

Additional Resources for Domestic and Sexual Abuse Victims

Respite Care - A website with information and links.  There are a number of other resources and you are encouraged to search further for the type of care befitting your situation.

Ready.gov and 211.org - Numerous community resources, including natural disaster relief and heating/cooling centers.

Information about Medical Alert Systems.

 

Alcohol and Substance Abuse Resources

Addiction Counseling - Comtrea

Narcan Administration Training - Jefferson County Health Department Nalaxone Clinic (Nalaxone provided free of charge after attending training)

Drug Prevention

Alcohol and Drug Reduction/Prevention

Prescription Medication Disposal - Link is to the FDA Official Recommendations.  In our area both Arnold Police Department and Jefferson County Sheriff's Department have disposal units for non-liquid medications.  Walgreens has 2 free-disposal kiosks in the region, however both are located in Illinois.  There are also disposal kits available for purchase from multiple distributors (pharmacies and online purchase).

 

Resources for Kids

Crisis Nursery

Fox School District SAFELINE - The Fox C-6 School District maintains a hotline to be used by anyone wishing to report issues concerning safety or security. Appropriate issues would include, but not limited to, safety concerns, law violations, illegal drug activity, bus stop issues, bullying, vandalism, and student welfare concerns (suicide issues, abuse/neglect issues).

Cardinal Glennon (Children's Hospital)

STARS Program

St Louis Children's Hospital

Car Seat Checks - District Residents should check with their appropriate Fire District to see if a Car Seat Technician is available.  Antonia Fire Protection District / Rock Community Fire Protection District / Saline Valley Fire Protection District

Bike Helmets - A general information page.  St. Louis Children's Bike Safety. Cardinal Glennon Bicycle Safety (includes phone number for fittings).

 

Home Safety

Missouri One Call System - Call before you dig.

Swimming Pool Safety

 

Financial Resources

Bill Assistance

Poverty Assistance and Family Empowerment

 

There are numerous other resources available beyond those listed here.  Some may be found on this list, or at www.jeffersoncountyonline.com.