Welcome to our Online Community!
Manville Counseling Department Mission Statement:
To promote the personal and social development of students in a safe and inclusive learning environment.
This site is designed to provide you with information and resources from our district school support team which includes: School Counselors, School Social Worker and Student Assistance Counselor (SAC).
We strive to communicate and support you as much as possible while providing for academic, emotional and social learning.
We will also continue utilizing other platforms such as Remind 101, Zoom and Google Meets/Hangouts to communicate with families and students as needed.
We encourage you to check back frequently for more information and/or updates!
In Case of an Emergency...
Please dial 911 or contact the Manville Police Department at 908-725-1900
NJ State System of Care: 24/7 phone line for services that will come to your home, including MRSS (Mobile Response & Stabilization Services for Behavioral Crisis in home).
Psychiatric Emergency Screening (PESS): 908-526-4100
Mental Health Emergencies/Risk or Safety Assessments. Located in Somerville. Will Provide In-Home Assessment (a parent MUST be present).
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
The Crisis Text Line text TALK to 741741
2nd Floor Helpline: Call or Text 1-888-222-2228
CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT HOTLINE (DCPP): 1-877-NJ ABUSE (652-2873)
SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
Text TalkWithUs to 66746
For additional resources, please go to our Counselor Resource page.
On the top right corner of this web-page (left corner for mobile devices), you will find a separate section for each building (Elementary, Middle, High). Our district counselors will be updating these sections regularly with resources and other information that may be informative, beneficial or useful to you during these times.
To access these resources and other information, select one of the "Resource" tabs in the top right corner (left corner for mobile devices) for a list of both community and national resources in the event of a crisis and/or mental health emergency while you are at home.
Need a little help with understanding Google Classroom and Virtual Instruction? Check out this great little resource!
Google Classroom for Parents
Visit our Virtual Zen Den!
During times of uncertainty and stress it is important to practice self care and relaxation techniques. Visit our Virtual Zen Den located in the top right corner for peace of mind and some tools to help you through any stress and uncertainty.