November 12, 2020

Dear O.H. Somers family,


Below are resources, shall you need them, during this time. We are so happy to have students and staff back in the building, as well as our students working remotely. Please feel free to reach out.


Help with talking to children about the current events:

How to Talk to Kids and Teens About World Trauma -

https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/


Julia Cook’s book The Yucky Bug read aloud:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZD9KNhmOCV4


Akron Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron

330-543-7472 or toll-free 1-866-443-7472


Health Department

Summit County: www.scph.org 330-923-4891

Portage County: www.co.portage.oh.us/portage-county-health-district 330-296-9919


Summit & Portage County 211

Connect with local assistance for food, utilities, housing, and much more.

Dial 211 or visit http://www.211summit.org


Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank

Call 855-560-0850

350 Opportunity Parkway, Akron, OH 44307

Please visit http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Student-Supports/Coronavirus/Supporting-Whole-Child-Nutrition for breakfast & lunch pick-up locations and details.

Warmest wishes,

Miss. Brittany Castilow

School Counselor

mo_castilowbrittany@mogadore.net

330-628-9947 ext 772045


Hello! My name is Miss. Brittany Castilow and I am the School Counselor at O.H. Somers Elementary. I am here to help ALL students with academic achievement, managing emotions, growing and applying interpersonal skills, and post secondary planning (higher education, military, work force). To learn more about the role of an Elementary School Counselor please visit American School Counselor Association.

I can be reached at: 330-628-9947 x 772045 or via email: mo_castilowbrittany@mogadore.net

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