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Community Resources

Local and National Resources

If you or someone you know requires requires public health services, support, or educational materials, the below resources may be able to help. Click “Learn More” to be directed to the organization’s web page.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse.

Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
TTD/TTY: 1-800-787-3224

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging coordinates a broad range of services, many that are free or low-cost, that help older Philadelphians live as independently as possible.

PCA Helpline: 215-765-9040
TTD/TTY: 215-765-9041

Bucks County Health Department

The Bucks County Health Department's mission is to provide organized community efforts aimed at the prevention of disease, the protection of people from hazards to their health and the promotion of healthy living.

Telephone: 215-345-3318

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.

Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
TTD/TTY: 1-800-799-4889

Philadelphia Department of PUblic Health

By providing a safety net to the City’s most vulnerable people, Philadelphia Department of Public Health works to keep everyone who lives, works and plays in Philadelphia healthy.

Telephone: 215-686-5200
TTY: 711

Chester County Health Department

The mission of the Chester County Health Department is to provide personal and environmental health services to residents and visitors so that they may grow, live and work in healthy and safe communities. 

Telephone: 610-344-6225

The National Sex ASSAULT Hotline

RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization and works to provide services for survivors, inform and educate the nation about sexual violence, and improve the public policy and criminal justice response.

Hotline: 1-800-656-4673

Montgomery Co. Office of Public Health

The Montgomery County Office of Public Health provides public health services and fosters collaborative actions that empower the community to improve its health and safety.

Telephone: 610-278-5117

Delaware COunty Health Department

The Delaware County Department of Intercommunity Health serves residents as a resource and referral center on public health issues. The mission is to promote wellness, protect safety and prevent disease.

Telephone: 610-891-5311