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Montgomery County Drug and Alcohol
1430 DeKalb StreetNorristown, PA 19401
The program provides a wide range of drug and alcohol services to county residents. These services fit into three main categories: Prevention, intervention, and treatment.
Prevention and intervention services are provided to the community at large regardless of personal income.
Frequently Asked Questions, including funding sources
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
SAMHSA was established in 1992 and directed by Congress to target effectively substance abuse and mental health services to the people most in need and to translate research in these areas more effectively and more rapidly into the general health care system.
[email protected]Phone: 1-877-SAMHSA-7 (1-877-726-4727)TTY: 1-800-487-4889Fax: 240-221-4292Rockville, MD 20847-2345
Parents. The Anti-Drug
TheAntiDrug.com serves as a drug prevention information center and a supportive community for parents to interact and learn from each other. The site provides parents and other adults caregivers access to:
Helpful articles and advice from experts in the fields of parenting and substance abuse prevention
Science-based drug prevention information, news and studies
Support from other parents striving to keep their children drug-free
Perspectives of teens themselves.
Call 1-800-662-HELP to find help locally.
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
E-mail [email protected] or call 301-443-1124(240-221-4007 en español)
Alcohol, Drug Abuse Helpline/Referrals (HOTLINE) 800-234-0420
Drug Prevention 4 Teens
Montgomery County Behavioral Health/Developmental Disabilities
This organization strives to enrich the lives of people in a positive way, through a unique partnership with the community that ensures quality services.
Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP) – 215-751-1800
Provides support to consumers living in the community (e.g. housing, case management) and family education through their Training and Education Center (x232) which offers a very helpful information packet and workshops about specific mental illnesses and problem-solving strategies.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Montgomery County
NAMI helps individuals with mental illness and their families in Montogmery County, PA
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national, federally funded network of local crisis centers providing suicide prevention and intervention services through a toll-free telephone number:
If you are a Montgomery County, PA resident and you or a family member or friend are experiencing a crisis situation, or both, call 1-855-634-4673, 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
Teen Depression - A Guide for Parents
PLAN of PA (Planned Lifetime Assistance Network)
610-687-4036 - provides fee-for-service case management, representative payee service, personal care planning for the future, special needs trust services.
PA Health Law Project
215.625.3663 - gives free help to people when their Medicaid and Medicare services are not working well for them.
PA Institutional Law Project
215.925.2966 - gives legal assistance to consumers in hospitals, prisons, and other institutions.
PA Dept of Aging - Cargiver Support, Employment, Helath & Wellness, Help at Home, Housing, Insurance, Meals, Prescriptions and Transportation
- Benefits and Rights
AA of Southeastern PA 215-923-7900
Narcotics Anonymous (HOTLINE) 888-606-8154
National Institute of Drug Abuse
Press Release on Teen Drug Use December 2010
Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222
Childline (Child Abuse Report Line) (HOTLINE) 800-932-0313
Montgomery County Office of Children & Youth (Norristown) 610-278-5800
Victim Services Center of Montgomery County, Inc (Norristown) 888-521-0983
Abington Memorial Hospital - OB/GYN Center (Abington) 215-481-6784
Abington Memorial Hospital Grief Recovery Program (Willow Grove) 215-481-5878
Abington Memorial Hospital Homecare-Hospice-Safe Harbor Program (Willow Grove) 215-481-5983
Aldersgate Youth Service Bureau -Upper Moreland Drug Council, Inc. (Willow Grove) 215-657-4545
Family Service of Montgomery County - Norristown (Norristown) 610-630-2111
Family Services of Montgomery County- Norristown - Project Hope (Eagleville) 610-630-2111
Grief, Bereavement, Readjustment Counseling (Pottstown) 610-327-4323
Helpline Center - Children's Aid Society (Lansdale) 215-362-8422
Holy Redeemer Hospital and Medical Center (Meadowbrook) 215-947-3000
S.H.A.R.E. Support Group (Abington) 215-481-2700 – pregnancy and perinatal loss
SIDS of Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh) 800-721-7437
The Center for Loss and Bereavement (Skippack) 610-222-4110
Unite, Inc. (Philadelphia) 215-728-3777 – pregnancy and perinatal loss
National Domestic Violence Hotline (HOTLINE) 800-799-7233
24 Hour Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-773-2424
Domestic Violence Support Group - Abington Memorial Hospital (Abington) 215-481-2576
Victims Services Center: Free evaluation and treatment for victims of violence.
Sexual Violence: 610-277-5200
Other Crimes: 610-ASSIST-1
Because I Love You Support Group (Glenside) 888-443-4481
Children With Attention Deficit Disorder - CHADD (HOTLINE) 800-233-4050
Elkins Park CHADD - [email protected] or 215-779-6656.
Parents Involved Network of Pennsylvania - PIN (Norristown) 610-279-8511
Apply to Medical Assistance On-Line
Pennsylvania Department Drug & Alcohol Services
National Inhalation Prevention
US Health & Human Services
National Clearing House for Drug and Alcohol
Parent & Infant Resource Guide
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