Newtown Youth and Family Services

Student Assistance Counseling

In partnership with the Newtown Board of Education since 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 is an active member of the Newtown Prevention Council and also serves as a consultant and resource to staff at both schools in implementing prevention services and programs.


For more information, please contact Melissa Webb, Student Assistant Counselor at or (203) 426 - 7646.