BEHAVIORAL HEALTH VOUCHER PROGRAM
Your days are demanding both physically and emotionally. If you feel overwhelmed or are struggling with emotions like anxiety, depression, stress, sadness or fear, YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Your feelings are an understandable human response before, during and after a crisis situation. Finding a healthy way to work through these feelings is important for you and everyone around you.
seeking resources and information is an important first step.
We encourage you to continue down this path by reaching out to one of the participating providers with the Child Care Behavioral Health Voucher Program. This program offers funding assistance and support for mental health services for people working in child care.
Common Indicators for Mental Health Support:
- You are having a hard time taking care of yourself or your family on a daily basis
- You experience abnormal sleep patterns—not sleeping at all or sleeping excessively
- Stress gets in the way of your daily activities several days in a row
- You feel sad, blue, hopeless, or depressed the majority of the time
- You worry excessively and experience anxiety that overtakes most of your thoughts
- You can’t shake the impact of a trauma or loss in the past or caused by recent events
- You are using alcohol, drugs (including prescription drugs), other substances, or activities as a way to help you numb your pain
- You have irrational fears that interrupt your daily life, including hallucinations, obsessive behaviors, and extreme behaviors
- You are thinking about suicide or harming yourself
Child Care Provider Voucher Program Clinics
|ORGANIZATION||ONE NUMBER||SERVICE DELIVERY TYPE||CITY|
|Breakthrough Psychological Services||(605) 725-5505||In Person & Telehealth||Aberdeen|
|Footsetps Counseling, LLC||(605) 725-2155||In Person & Telehealth||Aberdeen|
|Belle Fourche Counseling||(605) 722-8090||In Person & Telehealth||Belle Fourche|
|Jockheck Counseling and Consulting||(605) 222-6722||In Person & Telehealth||Pierre|
|Visionary Mental Health Services, LLC||(605) 280-9778||In Person & Telehealth||Pierre|
|Rivers Edge Counseling||(605) 848-4957||In Person & Telehealth||Pollock|
|Healthy Habits Coaching, LLC||(605) 484-9294||In Person & Telehealth||Rapid City|
|Scovel Psychological and Counseling Services||(605) 721-8822||In Person & Telehealth||Rapid City|
|Encompass Mental Health||(605) 275-0009||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|Integrated Care and Consultation, LLC||(605) 306-3240||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|Kristina Susan, LLC||(605) 880-6675||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|MK Counseling, LLC||(605) 231-8387||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|Silver Lining Integrative Psychiatry||(605) 558-0107||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|Thrive Counseling and Evaluation||(605) 212-6315||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|ZMZ Counseling, LLC||(605) 900-5929||In Person & Telehealth||Sioux Falls|
|Clegg Counseling, LLC||(605) 641-7534||In Person||Spearfish|
|Better Me Counseling & Consulting||(605) 880-0100||In Person & Telehealth||Watertown|
Contact a participating counseling provider of your choice for up to 8 mental health counseling sessions at no cost. Vouchers are available for South Dakota state licensed or registered childcare providers and employees.
Farmers & Ranchers
Ag families are used to dealing with uncertainty, but the pandemic has magniﬁed that uncertainty to a whole new level. If stress about the unknown and worries about your health, your family, your ﬁnances, and your livelihood is wearing you down, we encourage you to seek the help of a trained counselor for free, anonymous help.
With the added burdens of a global healthcare crisis, the physical, emotional and mental stress of being on the medical front line is overwhelming for many people stafﬁng hospitals, clinics and nursing homes. If you are a healthcare professional in need of support, please call 211.
When schools closed, stressed out parents across the state were left in charge of homeschooling young children, often while juggling full-time jobs. Fears of children falling behind academically and socially are all reasons why 211 Helpline Center has dedicated professionals for family-based support and resources.
Thousands of business owners continue to struggle with ﬁnancial stress, anxiety about caring for their employees and the uncertainty of the future amidst the ongoing COVID-19 situation. If you need someone to help you work through your emotions and look for positive resources and solutions, call 211.
Nursing Home Residents
Nursing home residents are dealing with the ramiﬁcations of being in a high-risk category for contracting coronavirus combined with the negative impacts of physical isolation. 211 Helpline Center is here to help you deal with the loneliness, depression, fear and sadness.
Reports from across the nation indicate that some survivors of COVID-19 are dealing with lingering physical, cognitive and emotional issues. Working through feelings of pain, sadness, depression and anger are all common reasons why people need outside support like 211 Helpline Center.
Here To Help.
We urge you to reach out and connect with someone who will listen and understand. Our professional counselors are trained to provide you with proactive measures to help you deal with your individual emotions and situations. Our goal is to help as many people as possible, lifting up the 605 so that our businesses, families and lives can move toward a stronger, brighter future.
605 Strong was created to connect South Dakotans to mental health services. Vouchers are currently available for South Dakota state licensed or registered childcare providers and their employees.