Our vision is to be the leader in bringing partners and resources together to address the root causes of social problems in Middlesex County, and to promote the growth of vibrant, inclusive communities where inspired, caring people and organizations provide opportunity and support for all.
Have you seen our YouTube video series with Dr. Alicia? The topics include stress, anxiety, marijuana,vaping and so many other hot topics! These short videos are made to help parents and community members learn about important topics that DMLWC & DMYFS focuses their work on everyday! Check them out! #ASKALICIA #DMYFS #DMLWC
To view a recording of COVID-19 & Mental Wellness an Interactive Webinar with Dr. Alicia Farrell please follow the link below.
2-1-1 is Connecticut's free information and referral service. Simply by dialing 2-1-1, a toll-free number throughout Connecticut, callers can reach knowledgeable, multilingual staff and get information, referrals or seek help in a crisis. 2-1-1 operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
The Durham Middlefield Local Wellness Coalition(DMLWC) is a group of individuals and organizations that partner and volunteer their time to maintain a safe, healthy, and drug-free community for local youth. All are welcome to participate at a variety of levels!
The mission of Regional School District 13, a community that celebrates learning, honors tradition and embraces change, is to ensure that all students will be engaged and ethical lifelong learners and citizens who will thrive, excel, and contribute in an ever-changing, interdependent world by providing challenging, diverse, and nurturing experiences that empower each student to succeed through meaningful partnership with family and community.
Where can I get Naloxone or Narcan?
Many pharmacies have Nasal Narcan. Community members can go to pharmacies without a prescription and receive training on Narcan and walk away with Narcan after. Please call your local pharmacy to check the availability before hand.
Community Support and Services
LOCAL EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE:
Town of Durham Social Services (860) 349-3153
Town of Middlefield Social Services (860) 349-7121
Durham First Selectman’s Office (860) 349-3625
Middlefield First Selectman’s Office (860) 349-7114
Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (D.M.H.A.S.): (860) 418-7000
Hearing Impaired: (860) 418-6707
Substance Abuse Treatment Access Line: (800) 563-4086
Connecticut Crisis Services: (860) 344-2100; (860) 262-5220; Main#: (860) 262-5200;
Shoreline: (860) 358-3701
Partnership for Drug Free Kids: (855) 378-4373
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (S.A.M.H.S.A.)
4/7 Treatment Referral Line: (800) 662-4357
Treatment Finder: www.findtreatment.samhsa.org
Live Loud: Life With Opioid Use Disorder information
Middlesex Hospital Center for Behavioral Health: (860) 358-6000 Website: https://middlesexhospital.org/our-services/hospital-services/behavioral-health
Mobile Crisis Team for Children and Youth: Dial 211
Mobile Crisis Team for Adults: 911
Domestic Violence Hotline: (888) 774-2900
National Sexual Assault Hotline: (800) 656-4673
National Runaway Safeline: (800) 786-2929
Connect Alliance to End Sexual Violence Hotline: (888) 999-5545 for English
(888) 568-8332 para Español
CT Justice Department Office for Victim Services: (800) 822-8428
Training and Outreach Number: (860) 263-2760
Child Abuse: (800) 842-2288
Domestic Violence: (888) 774-2900
Elder Abuse: (888) 385-4225
After hours: Dial 211
Domestic Violence Hotline: (888) 774-2900
Suicide Prevention Hotline: (800) 273-8255
Prevent Suicide Ct https://www.preventsuicidect.org/
Sexual Assault Hotline: (800) 786-2929
The Trevor Project LGBTQ Lifeline: (866) 488-7386
Disaster Distress Helpline: (800) 985-5990 or Text TalkWithUs to 66746
INFORMATION AND REFERRALS:
Connecticut United Way INFO LINE www.211.org or Dial 211
Durham Middlefield Youth and Family Services: (860) 349-0258
Teen Crisis TEXT: START to 741-741
Narcotics Anonymous: (800) 627-3543 www.ctna.org
Alcoholics Anonymous: (860) 267-3857 www.aa.org
Al-Anon: (888) 425-2666 www.al-anon.org
Al-Ateen: (888) 425-2666 www.al-anon.org
TriCircle, Inc. (Helping Individuals & Families affected by substance use disorders) : (203) 631-1743:
Gamblers Anonymous: (855) 222-5542 www.gamblersanonymous.org
National Council on Problem Gambling: (800) 522-4700 www.ncpgambling.org
Compassionate Friends (Loss of a child) for Middlesex County: (203) 887-9561