Resources for Individuals

COVID-19 Resources for Individuals

If you are having difficulty paying bills, rent, or other financial obligations due to the outbreak of COVID-19, there are several programs in place to assist individuals at the state, local, and county levels. Professional and volunteer organizations from all over are coming together to provide the support that many of us need during this difficult time. This page will serve as a one-stop shop for links to these resources. If you are experiencing a life or death emergency, please dial 911 immediately from any telephone.

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If you believe you might have contracted the COVID-19 coronavirus, visit the PA Department of Health for a screening tool, advice, and a map of test sites throughout Pennsylvania.

If you are having difficulty paying your rent or mortgage, please make note that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has suspended all evictions statewide during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Assistance Programs & Helpful Resources

Mental Health Resources

If you are having any issues resulting in immediate danger to yourself or others, dial 911.

  • PA Department of Health and Human Services Mental Health Support and Referral Helpline - Reach by phone at 1-855-284-2494 or TTY 724-631-5600
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK or 1-888-628-9454 (SPANISH)
  • Pennsylvania Crisis Text Line - Send a text to 741-741
  • Chestnut Ridge Counseling Services - Offering open access -- no appointment necessary mental health telemedicine.

Opioid & Substance Abuse Resources

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