Call your doctor:  If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop

a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing,

call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

 

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/testing.html

If you are struggling with your mental health and believe you may need treatment please contact your health insurance provider for information on how you can access services within your network. 

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Or visit the CCBHO link below for a comprehensive of list mental health and substance use treatment programs in our community.

https://members.ccbh.com/find-provider

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For your convenience a list of provider responses

to COVID 19 restrictions & concerns, changes in services etc 

can be the NAMI Scranton &

Northeast Region Facebook page. 

https://www.facebook.com/namipa.scranton/

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Psychiatric Emergency Phone Numbers

            

  • Scranton Counseling Center
    Lackawanna-Susquehanna Counties
    570-348-6100                                                                         

  • Wayne County 24/7 Crisis Hotline                                    570-253-0321                                                                                     

  • National Suicide Prevention Line                                    1-800-273-TALK(8255)     

  • Crisis Response and Recovery Center (CRRC)
    575 North River St.
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18764
    (855) 600-6372                                                   

Support Services                                                   

  • NAMI Helpline
    1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or info@nami.org                          

  • The Advocacy Alliance Peer Supported Warmline
    1-866-654-8114
     

  • Crisis Text Line                                                                      741741                                               

The Mental Health Support Line

can be reached toll-free, 24/7 at 1-855-284-2494 from anywhere in PA.    The 24/7 mental health and crisis support line for people dealing with anxiety or other difficult emotions. Callers will be able to speak with staff who are trained in trauma-informed principles and will listen, assess the person’s needs, triage, and refer to other local supports and professionals as needed.

 

Advocacy Services

  • NAMI PA Scranton & Northeast Regions
    570-342-1047

  • The Advocacy Alliance
    570-342-7762

 

Drug and Alcohol Services

  • Drug and Alcohol Treatment Service
    570-961-1997

  • Community Intervention Center
    570-342-4298

 

Legal Services

  • North Penn Legal Services, Inc.
    570-342-0184

  • Lackawanna County Pro Bono, Inc.
    570-961-2714

Prison Ministry                                                       

  • Pennsylvania Prison Society
    570-342-4117

Manage Anxiety & Stress

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/managing-stress-anxiety.html

Support Group Meetings

Support meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Mondays and 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.

Membership & Donations

When you join now for just $60 ($5 for Open Door/Student Membership) you become a part of NAMI at the national, state and local levels.

Training & Education

NAMI offers education and training programs throughout the year including Mental Health First Aid and Family-To-Family.

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NAMI Scranton & Northeast Region

846 Jefferson Avenue

Scranton, PA 18510

570-342-1047