If you need assistance or know someone who is struggling, there are options. We encourage you to reach out for help and gain support from the many resources listed below.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline 24/7
Línea Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio
Pennsylvania
Get Help Now
Veteran Crisis Line
Domestic Violence Hotline

National Resources for Mental Health

National Institute on Mental Health
The National Institute on Mental Health (NIMH) is a federal agency that produces research and increases the knowledge surrounding mental disorders.”

National Alliance on Mental Illness
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is one of the largest mental health organizations advocating for treatment services and accessibility, research and support, and improving the lives of those affected by mental health.”

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
“The Suicide Prevention Lifeline offers free, 24/7, confidential services, such as phone calls or an online chat feature with a trusted crisis worker if you are in distress or in need of immediate assistance for yourself or a loved one. If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call their hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or chat with a crisis worker online.”

National Eating Disorders Association
The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) provides information, support services, treatment availability and locations to those who are battling or supporting someone with an eating disorder.”

The Trevor Project
“The Trevor Project” is a non-profit organization that seeks to improve the lives of those within the LGBTQ+ community by providing resources, support services, and crisis intervention. If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call their hotline at 866-488-7386 or chat with a crisis worker online.”

National Resources for Substance Use Disorder

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA’s mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
“The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism provides current and extensive knowledge about alcohol use and the effect alcohol has on a person’s well-being to better improve knowledge and treatment of alcohol related problems.”

Drug Rehab Guides for Addiction & Mental Health
If you are searching for a drug rehab center for yourself or for someone you love, this is all good news. It is clear that you have options available, and there is bound to be a provider out there that can assist you or your family with the addiction problems you face.

National Resources for Victim Services

National Domestic Violence Hotline
“The Domestic Violence Hotline provides individuals with a safe platform if they are in need of help or immediate care. There website has both privacy and safety features included within the website to maintain your personal safety.”

Office of Victims of Crime
The mission of the Office of Victims of Crime is to enhance the Nation’s capacity to assist crime victims by providing leadership and funding on behalf of crime victims. The site provides information about assistance and compensation services in your state.

Department of Justice List of Victim Hotlines
Follow this link for toll free and online hotlines for various crimes.

National Sexual Assault Hotline or Online Chat
Follow this link for toll free call or online chat services for victims of sexual assault, and to find local service providers. The hotline phone number is 800-656-HOPE(4673).

National Human Trafficking Hotline
Contact the national human trafficking hotline (operated by Polaris) by phone, chat, or text. By phone: 1-888-373-7888. By text: 233733. Click on the link for the online chat.

Local Pennsylvania Resources

PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs
The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs mission is to engage, coordinate and lead the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s effort to prevent and reduce drug, alcohol and gambling addiction and abuse; and to promote recovery, thereby reducing the human and economic impact of the disease.

Addiction Hotline to Find Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services
PA GET HELP NOW 1-800-662-4357 (HELP)
PA GET HELP NOW Online Chat feature
Find Treatment
Find Naloxone

Pennsylvania’s Support & Referral Helpline
Connects Pennsylvanians with mental and emotional support and to local resources.
Call 855-284-2494 (TTY: 724-631-5600)

Angels in Motion
AIM is changing the way those suffering with the disease of addiction are treated, one life at a time.

County Services Search

Rx Drop Location Search

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