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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School *UPDATE 2/15, 6 p.m.

Thursday, February 15, 2018
 
UPDATE: Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, February 15, 2018, 6 p.m.

Broward County Public Schools thoughts and prayers are with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School victims and their families, as well as the entire Marjory Stoneman Douglas community.

We ask that the media respect the privacy of the victims’ families and loved ones as they deal with their unthinkable loss and heartache.

The District continues to focus on providing support and resources to all those impacted by this devastating situation. The District is launching an online Crisis Support resource center, available at browardschools.com/crisissupport, with tips and information to assist parents and families in helping their children cope with the tragedy.

In addition, below is the updated list of sites where grief counselors are available
tomorrow, Friday, February 16, 2018, beginning at 8 a.m.

Counseling support for students and families is available at:

Pine Trails Park Recreation Center and Amphitheater
10555 Trails End
Parkland, FL 33076

Coral Springs Center for the Arts
2855 Coral Springs Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33065

Counselors are also available for students and staff at every District school.

For Marjory Stoneman Douglas staff members, grief counselors will be available at:

Parkland Library
6620 N University Drive
Parkland, FL 33067

A District hotline is also available on Friday, February 16, beginning at 8 a.m. for anyone needing to speak with a counselor over the phone. The number is 754-321- HELP. You can also email WeSupport@browardschools.com.

Additional information will continue to be provided as it becomes available.