Optional Enrichment Opportunities
Completion of enrichment opportunities during school closure is optional for all students and their families.
The Littleton Public School District is offering food assistance to all LPS students. Free meals are being offered for drive through pick up at Littleton High School from 9AM-11AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please drive up the hill to the Littleton High School Main Entrance and drive around the circular driveway to the flagpole. Staff will be there to help you. We have "to go" breakfast and lunch options available to help families during this difficult time. If you are unable to pick up meals at the high school, please call the Superintendent's Office and we will make arrangements to have meals delivered.
Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry
Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry Is offering a drive-thru service at their pantry located at: 234 Barnum Rd, Devens, MA. To access this service, clients should bring proof of residence, remain in their vehicles and wait for direction from pantry staff/volunteers. Please continue to check their website at https://loavesfishespantry.org/ or call 978-772-4627 to receive updated information.
Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline
If your family is in need of food resources, and/or information on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the FoodSource Hotline will provide such resources. Please call 1-800-645-8333. The line is open Monday-Friday, 8am-7pm and Saturdays 10am-2pm. Information is available in 160 languages through their Language Line.
Mental Health Resources
911 - If your child is in crisis, whereas they are a threat to themselves or others, you should call 911.
Advocates - If your child is experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis, please call 1-800-640-5432 to speak to an Advocates crisis clinician. Advocates crisis clinicians are available to help 24 hours a day, every day. Website: https://www.advocates.org/services/psychiatric-emergency-services
INTERFACE - If you feel that your child would benefit from outpatient mental health services we encourage you to utilize the William James College INTERFACE Referral Hotline. INTERFACE provides personalized counseling referrals matched for location, specialty and insurance or fee requirements and is available to all Littleton residents. INTERFACE is also available for Acton, Ashby, Ayer, Boxborough, Chelmsford, Dunstable, Groton, Harvard, Pepperell, Shirley, Townsend and Westford. For Mental Health Resources and Referral call 617-332-3666 x1411 or 888-244-6843 x1411 Monday through Friday 9 AM - 5 PM. Website: https://interface.williamjames.edu/
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources. Call 1-800-273-8255. Website: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
Numerous articles point to the benefits of establishing a consistent routine. Children appreciate choice and they are reassured by predictability. Here is a sample schedule that may be helpful to your child. Creating a schedule is not a requirement, but we feel it may be helpful to you.