Student Assistance Counseling
In partnership with the Newtown Board of Education since prior to 2007, NYFS has a Student Assistance Counselor located at Newtown High School and Newtown Middle School. This Licensed Clinical Social Worker is available to talk with students on an informal, drop-in basis, and has a focus of substance use prevention.
This counselor also serves as a consultant and resource to staff at both schools in implementing prevention services and programs, and is an active member of the Newtown Prevention Council.
You may reach the student assistance counselor at 203.270.6125.