Guidance Corner

Guidance Team at IS 72

If you are in need of assistance, please reach out to a member of our Guidance Team.

Ms. Karasinski, 6th Grade Guidance Counselor -

Ms. Gulotta, 7th Grade Guidance Counselor -

Ms. Iburg, 8th Grade Guidance Counselor -

Mental Health Resources and Support

For families in need of local mental health resources and support,  click on the link below for a list of agencies you can reach out to for assistance.

List of Mental Health Agencies.pdf 

Emmas Place-Building Resilience



During this public health crisis food access has become a key issue in communities across the city. Additionally, families have been struggling with lost income, housing insecurity, and increased mental health challenges. 

Please click on  the links below for helpful resources covering a range of services.

●       GetFoodNYC: Website that aggregates information for families and residents about food services available across NYC.

●       Access: Food, Housing, and Unemployment: Guidance created by the Office of Community schools for how families can access different resources and services needed during this pandemic.

●       Access HRA: ACCESS HRA is a website that allows you to get information and apply for benefit programs that are provided through the Human Resources Administration (HRA).

●       Access NYC COVID-19 Updates: Additional summary page provided by ACCESS NYC that is updated daily and provides summary information and links to city services. 



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