The Crisis Hotline operates 365 days a year and is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Trained counselors assist persons in crisis, responding to a variety of calls ranging from depression, suicide, and other mental health issues to financial issues. The hotline crisis counselors also assist mental health consumers, their family, and concerned citizens with community resources and support.
Those experiencing a crisis, or know someone who is, can call 1-800-836-6010 for help.
The Crisis Mobile Program provides face-to-face intervention during crisis situations. The Mobile Team assists those in crisis in a variety of situations, addressing such issues as suicidal and homicidal ideation, uncontrollable family members, and poor medication management. This service is an expansion of the Crisis Hotline and assists persons needing immediate assistance. Those experiencing a crisis, or know someone who is, are encouraged to call the crisis hotline at 1-800-836-6010 for immediate assistance. The Crisis Mobile Program serves Westmoreland County.
WCA’s Mental Health Programs are funded through Westmoreland County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, the PA Department of Welfare, and Value Behavioral Health.