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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

Community Care Behavioral Health—We’re new to the neighborhood
You can register by visiting the Members section of Welcome Delaware County Members: HealthChoices Members — Community Care (ccbh.com) for tutorials, webinars, and other information that will help you get the behavioral health treatment you need.

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/

Human Services Block Grant Plan
Public Hearing July 21, 2022
Public Hearing – July 26, 2022

Adult Systems Orientation Recording: Services Available & Access

Public Meeting Notice
December 1, 2022, at 6:00pm - Delaware County Women’s Commission (DCWC) has scheduled a virtual meeting for Thursday, via Microsoft TEAMS. The public is invited to attend. Please contact Janet Smith at smithje@delcohsa.org for information.

December 7, 2022, at 8:00am - Delaware County Drug and Alcohol Planning Council has scheduled a virtual meeting for Wednesday, via Microsoft TEAMS. The public is invited to attend. Please contact Janet Smith at smithje@delcohsa.org for information.

If your agency is interested in becoming a contracted provider for Human Services, please contact Kelly Wiltsie at HumanServices@delcohsa.org.

Request for Proposal - Mobile Crisis for Law Enforcement Start-Up and Development

Request for Proposal - Transitional Age Stepdown Residential Treatment Facility for Adults

Request for Proposal - Triple-P Parenting Program - Cost Report - Questions & Answers

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

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 Plan April 2021

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

2022 Delaware County Resource Guide

Annual Food Drive Expresses Thanks

Mandated Reporter Training

Later Member Information Sessions
6/22/2022 10:30-11:30am Link
6/23/2022 3:30-4:30pm Link
6/29/2022 1:00-2:00pm Link
6/30/2022 2:00-3:00pm Link
7/6/2022 10:30-11:30am Link
7/7/2022 4:00-5:00pm Link
7/14/2022 2:00-3:00pm Link
7/21/2022 1:00-2:00pm Link


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
Chief of Human Services
and Community Supports

Angelique Hiers
Interim Director
Department of 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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