Ponderosa High School

Teen Wellness

Counseling Services  |  Youth Shelter  |  Crisis/Suicide Prevention
We know that many families are dealing with emotional/mental health challenges and that the current circumstances with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) may exacerbate this situation. In an effort to ensure that you have help to meet the needs of your family, we are sharing the following resources.

In case of an emergency, please refer to the attached Crisis Resource Flyer.

If you have a non-crisis need for assistance relating to mental health concerns, please contact your primary care physician.  If they are unable to assist, our Wellness Center staff may be reached using the following email address, or, you may use the following general telephone number to access the Wellness Centers: (530) 280-2009 or email.
Additionally, our school psychologists and mental health partners have compiled the following resources for your review and reference regarding family needs:
If you are experiencing a medical or psychiatric emergency please call 911
Kelly James, RN, MS
Credentialed School Nurse
  PH  (530) 677-2281, x714   Ponderosa High School
  FAX (530) 677-2299
Diana Campbell, RN,
Credentialed School Nurse
  PH  (530) 621-4003 X 7103  
Union Mine High School,
Mountain View High School,
Virtual Academy, Non-Public Schools
FAX (530) 622-6034
Amber Uber, RN 
Credentialed School Nurse
  PH  (530 622-3634 X 7114   El Dorado High School, Vista High School, Independence High School  
FAX (530) 622-1802  

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Important Information

Fact Sheets

Counseling ServicesGo To Top of Page

El Dorado County Mental Health Department
530.621.6200 OR Crisis Line 530.622.3345

Sierra Child and Family Services

Family Connections El Dorado

New Morning Youth & Family Services/Counseling

Snowline Hospice Grief & Bereavement

Counseling for teens by teens

Youth ShelterGo To Top of Page

New Morning Emergency Youth Shelter
24-hour hotline
Child Protective Services

Crisis/Suicide PreventionGo To Top of Page

Psychiatric Emergency Services/Suicide Prevention

The Center Crisis Line

24-Hour Free Suicide Hotline
800.SUICIDE   |   800.784.2433