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Huntingdon County

Crisis Intervention Hotline

County Lifeline: 1-800-929-9583

Contact Information

Jennifer Murray
Dean of Students
7775 Juniata Valley Pike
Alexandria, PA 16611
Phone: 814-669-4401

 

David R. Fassett
Principal
10339 Pogue Rd.
Three Springs, PA 17264
Phone: 814-447-5529

County Suicide Prevention Taskforce

Student Assistance Program coordination team sponsoring a STAR Center presentation for Spring 2010 on postvention planning for SAP teams in Huntingdon, Mifflin and Juniata Counties.

Task Force Website

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County Suicide Prevention Resources

Parent education
Student education

Substance abuse prevention

County Screening for Suicide Prevention

Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)

County Mental Health Resources

Inpatient psychiatric unit: J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital
Outpatient services for youth at risk for suicide: Juniata River Center, The Meadows Psychiatric Center
School-based mental health services

Private counseling services
Support groups: Home nursing

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Contact

Name of Chapter: Central Pennsylvania Chapter

Contact Name: Samantha Benz, Area Director, Eastern and Central PA

Contact Number: 1-814-357-5829

Contact Email: sbenz@afsp.org

Support Group Information

Survivors of Suicide

JC Blair Education Center
860 Bryan Street
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652

Meeting/Month Held on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

Contact: Juniata Valley Healing Connections
jvhealingconnections@gmail.com

Charge: NO