What you can do if you see a homeless person on the street in your community?

- Monday - Friday from 7 AM to 7 PM - call the Connect Outreach Response Line @ 267-258-1974 and an Outreach Team will come and try to engage the person.

PA Crisis Text Line – Text PA to 741741
Free, 24/7, Confidential

Delaware County Warm Handoff Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) Program 24/7 - 610-619-8616

DART - Will help identify D&A services and supports for you or someone you are helping based on your responses to the questions. This tool is NOT meant to tell you if you qualify for services, nor provide a diagnosis. All information gathered is anonymous. To get connected with resources now, call PA GET HELP NOW 1-800-662-4357 (HELP) or visit https://apps.ddap.pa.gov/GetHelpNow/

PA Get Help Now Hotline
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has a new website/hotline for PA residents and their loved ones needing help accessing Drug and Alcohol Treatment. 1-800-662-4357. The Website is: https://apps.ddap.pa.gov/GetHelpNow/

Econimic Stimulus PAyment (EIPs)

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

CARES Act Financial Assistance for Renters and Homeowners

Lead Paint Removal (English & Spanish)

Request for Proposal - Interpretation Services, Office of Early Intervention - Amendment #1 - Questions & Answers

"Addiction and the Brain" Video by the National Guard

County of Delaware 2018 Food Drive Video

Looking to donate a turkey? All Delaware County Interfaith Food Assistance Network (DIFAN) food pantries, except Better Living Center in Chester, will accept your frozen turkeys on any day they are open? See the DIFAN list of food pantries.

Request for Consultant - Gun Violence Initiative

DelCo County Human Services Plan FY 2019-20

Request for Proposal: Homeless Outreach - Questions & Answers

Delaware County 2018 S.T.O.P. Coalition - Lunch and Learn (Full Length Video)

2018 Monthly Narcan Education and Demonstration - After the presentation, each participant will receive a FREE Narcan kit.
     - Crozer Keystone Recovery Center - Chester
     - Key Recovery - Brookhaven

Governor Wolf Declares Heroin and Opioid Epidemic

Delaware County Treatment Needs Assessment

Delaware County Treatment Plan 2018/19

2017 Pennsylvania Youth Survey (PAYS)

Medical Marijuana Overview
In addition, the PA Department of Health has produced a short eight minute video which reviews the program in greater detail. I recommend taking time to view this resource. The video can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ub03E7F4iJY
For more information on the program, please visit: https://www.pa.gov/guides/pennsylvania-medical-marijuana-program/


ELRC Provider July Newsletter

County Council Launches New Strategy in War on Addiction

Emergency Shelter Directory

Annual Food Drive Expresses Thanks

Help Prevent the Abuse of Prescription Drugs - 27 drop boxes in Delaware County

Mandated Reporter Training


All Delaware County residents can now safely store or
dispose of their medication during this time at home.
Interested? Complete your order form here:

Pill Pod Pick-Up Order Form

Deterra Disposal Pouch Order Form

*Please note that contact-less Pill Pod pick-up will take place at our Media Prevention Office, located at 126 E. Baltimore Ave., Media, PA 19063.

This program is coordinated by Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems and funded by the Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health, Division of Drug and Alcohol Programs.


2021-22 Needs-Based Plan and Budget for Children and Youth Services and Juvenile Probation of Delaware County
• Thursday, July 30, 2020
• 4:00 p.m.
• The hearing will be streamed live via Zoom
• Please check on the Delaware County Human Services website for the link the day of the hearing


2020-2021 Human Services Block Grant

Public Hearing July 14, 2020
Public Hearing July 16, 2020
Public Hearing Notice
Block Grant PowerPoint Presentation
Human Services Fiscal Year 2020/2021 Plan


Coronavirus

Human Services Resources


General Info


Child & Family


Drug & Alcohol


Early Intervention


Food Assistance & Resources


Mental Health


Spanish


24 Hour Emergency Assistance

Drug & Alcohol - PA Get Help Now 24/7 - 1-800-662-4357 (HELP)

Mental Health Crisis - 1-855-889-7827

Mental Health Crisis Text Line – Text PA to 741-741



Sandra Garrison
Director, Human Services

Contact Us
Phone: 610-713-2323
Email: humanservices@delcohsa.org









  • PA Crisis Text Line – Text PA to 741741
    Free, 24/7, Confidential

  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1

  • Call 911 for all medical emergencies

  • To report suspected child abuse or neglect contact:
    Pennsylvania Child Abuse Hotline (ChildLine)
    1-800-932-0313
    Available 24 hours to receive reports of suspected child abuse and neglect.

  • 855-464-9342 The WARM LINE
    When what you need is somebody to listen…
    The WARM LINE is available: Monday-Friday 6 to 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 1 to 7 pm



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