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What you can do if you see a homeless person on the street in your community?
Contact the Horizon House, Inc. homeless outreach team at 484-479-3470 – 24/7. The outreach team will attempt 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

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/

Public Meeting Notice
The Delaware County Women’s Commission (DCWC) has scheduled a virtual meeting for Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 6:30pm. The public is invited to attend. This will be a virtual meeting. If interested, pls email oddig@delcohsa.org for connection info.

Human Services Block Grant Plan
- Public Hearing Announcement
- Public Hearing - June 23, 2021
- Public Hearing – July 13, 2021
- Summary (draft)

Continuum of Care PA-502, Notice of Funding Opportunity - Competition Ranking Results

Delaware County CoC RFP to solicit new projects as part of the FY21 CoC Competition

Delaware County Collaborative Plan to End Homelessness

Request for Proposal - Homeless Integrated Healthcare - Cost Report

Request for Proposal - Intensive Family Coaching Services - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

Request for Proposal - Certified Recovery Specialists - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

Re-Solicitation of Forensic Long Term Structured Residence CP-052721 - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

Safe Plan of Care Coordinator Services - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

Request for Proposal - Transitional House Services - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

Pennsylvania HealthChoices Behavioral Health Managed Care Program - Revised Timeline - Questions & Answers

Request for Proposal - Housing Navigator - Question & Answers

Econimic Stimulus PAyment (EIPs)

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

CARES Act Financial Assistance for Renters and Homeowners

Lead Paint Removal (English & Spanish)

"Addiction and the Brain" Video by the National Guard

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.

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

Delaware County Treatment Needs Assessment

Delaware County Treatment Plan 2018/19

2019 Pennsylvania Youth Survey (PAYS)

Help Prevent the Abuse of Prescription Drugs - Find a drug take-back location near you

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 June Newsletter

Emergency Shelter Directory

Annual Food Drive Expresses Thanks

Mandated Reporter Training


Human Services Resources

General Info

Child & Family

Drug & Alcohol

Early Intervention

Food Assistance & Resources

Mental Health


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)
    Available 24 hours to receive reports of suspected child abuse and neglect.

  • 855-464-9342 The WARM LINE
    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Elwyn has opened up our Warm Line to operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Individuals working or living in Delaware County can use this resource to discuss the impact COVID-19 is having on them by calling 855-464-9342 to speak to a mental health counselor. This resource is in addition to the peer-run Warm Line which will continue to operate Mon-Friday 6pm until 12am and 1pm until 11pm on the weekends.

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