OPEN LETTER FROM KEN F. SAWA
CEO OF CATHOLIC CHARITIES SAN BERNARDINO & RIVERSIDE COUNTIES
Our community is deeply shocked and terribly impacted by the recent tragedy in our city. For 35 years, Catholic Charities has served those in crisis in our region, and so we naturally extend our arms out to those affected by the horrendous act of violence.
Currently, we are offering free counseling services to those affected directly or indirectly and are having difficulties coping with the aftermath of the tragic incident. Simply call our Counseling Services at (909) 763-4970 to arrange for an appointment with a therapist.
Additionally, you may click on the links below for guidance that may be helpful to you, children, neighbors, and loved ones.
- Suggestions for Coping with Critical Incidents
- After Disaster: Information for Teens
- Suggestion to Help Children After a Critical Incident
- Children’s Reactions After a Critical Incident
In the days, weeks, and months to come, Catholic Charities will be here to provide as much help and hope as possible to assist our community as it regains its equilibrium after being confronted by such an unexpected and horrible tragedy.
For more information, please call (909) 388-1239.
Ken F. Sawa, MSW, LCSW
CEO/Executive Vice President