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Emotional Support and Virtual Support Groups

The Incredible Years Parenting Program for the Ligonier Area
Mondays June 1st-October 5th
Class 1-3 PM
Class will take place via Zoom until we are able to hold an in-person group (which will be a centralized location for all participants) ADULTS ONLY
Earn incentives and have fun while you learn
To enroll contact: Shanna Orlic at 724-217-8303 or at orlic@wfspa.org
 
Latrobe Hospital Outpatient Behavioral Health Expressive Therapy Group
For youth 8-14 working through emotional issues with art, drama, play and other experiential therapy
June 16 through August 11. 2020
Tuesdays 10 to 11 am
To join group or for more information, call 724-537-1650 or email mstoverjividen@excelahealth.org or mbish@excelahealth.org
 
Hotline for those in PA struggling with anxiety due to COVID-19
 
Online Family Support Group- Wesley Family Services
For parents and children ages 10-14 in Westmoreland County
Help your family learn to cope in stressful times, set goals, create better relationships,
Earn incentives while you meet with other families using Zoom and play fun games together
Starting May 2020 on Tuesdays from 7-8pm
To enroll contact Samantha Maggio at 724-217-8306 or maggio@wfspa.org
 
Coronavirus Anxiety- Helpful Expert Tips and Resources
 
Mental Health America Virtual Support Group
Feeling stressed and anxious, join the conversation every Wednesday 6PM-7PM
For more info, please contact Heather McLean at hmclean@mhaswpa.com or (724) 433-1359 for the link and password for the group
This is not a clinical/ therapeutic group, but here to offer social support
 
PMHCA (PMHCA.org) offers virtual support groups. Reminder: these are not clinical/ therapeutic groups but offer social support
ADULT “VIRTUAL Drop-In” Meetings will take place using ZOOM on Tuesdays and Thursdays 1 pm- 2pm Meeting Link: https://zoom.us/j/131337859 Meeting ID: 131-337-859
YOUTH “VIRTUAL Drop-In” Meetings will take place using ZOOM on Monday- Friday 1 pm- 2 pm. Meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/410999098, Meeting ID: 410-999-098
 
O.S.S. (Loved Ones Stolen by Suicide)
1st Tuesday 6:30 PM- 7:30 PM. Held by phone
Phone or email support provided throughout the month. Contact: Beth (724) 834-6351 x 118 bcrofutt@mhaswpa.org
 
Nurse Hotline (412-Nurse-4-U) 412-687-7348
If you or your loved one are having symptoms and you have questions, there is a Nurse Hotline available 24 hours a day you can call at any time to ask about your health.
 
Westmoreland County Mental Health Crisis Hotline
1-800-836-6010
 
Excela Health Crisis Response Center
(724) 832-4465, 43 Depot Street, Greensburg, PA, Open: 7 AM- 11PM
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline & Text Line
1-800-273-8255 or text 741741
 
Ray of Hope (Westmoreland Suicide Prevention and Awareness Task Force)
 
 
Postpartum Support International Help Line
1-800-944-4773, Postpartum.net
 
SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration National Hotline)
1-800-662-HELP
 
SAMHSA Disaster Distress Help Line
1-800-985-5990 or text “Talk With Us” 66746
 
LGBT National Hotline
1-888-843-4564
 
Trevor Project for LGBT Youth
1-866-488-7386, or text START to 678678
 
National Veterans Help Line
877-WAR-VETS, 877-927-8387
 
Blackburn Center
Provides essential services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, elder abuse and other crimes
24/7 Hotline: 888-832-2272
Emergency shelter for victims of intimate partner violence
Phone-based counseling and therapy
Phone-based support during emergency room visits and legal proceedings specific to the type of victimization
 
Online AA Meetings During COVID-19
 
Support Groups for those living on the Spectrum and their families Online: Autism Connection of PA
1-800-827-9385