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COST Resources

COST Specialist Devin Anthony


Coordination of Services Team (COST) Specialist


COST Request Form in English

Formulario de solicitud de COST en español


HUSD Wellness & Mental Health Support


COST Specialist-Devin Anthony

Principal-Cynthia Ortiz

Vice Principal-Maria Estrada

ELL Specialist-Zarlasht Barakzoy

Family Engagement Specialist-Corinn Morrison

SEL Counselor-Eddie Herrera

Counselor Intern-Katie Heubeck

Counselor Intern-Ari Davis

What is COST?

Coordination of Services Team (COST) is a multidisciplinary group of school staff and community partners who meet regularly to review referrals and discuss students’ strengths and supports needed. The team develops a plan for connecting the student/family to appropriate services, then monitors the success of service connection and interventions giving opportunity to tailor interventions over time.  

COST Supports:

  • Students who are experiencing challenges in academia.

  • Students who are expressing concerning behavior(s) either in the classroom and/ at home.

  • Students & families needing support with basic needs, home environment, health concerns, etc.

  • Students & families facing traumatic events, transitional hardships, change in family dynamics, etc.



  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1.800.273.TALK or text the word "START" TO 741741
  • Crisis Support Services of Alameda County: 1.800.309.2131
  • Child help: Child Abuse Prevention: 1.800.4.A.Child (1.800.422.4453)
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1.800.799.7233
  • Hayward Youth and Family Service: 1.510.293.7048 (Counseling Services)

  • Alameda County Health and Human Services: Dial 211

  • LGTBQ+ Support Hotline: 1.866.488.7386

Resources for Students

Resources for Families