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Lebanon County

Crisis Intervention Hotline

County Lifeline: 717-274-3363

Contact Information

Janine English
CASSP Coordinator
220 E. Lehman St.

Lebanon, PA 17046
Phone: 717-274-3415

County Suicide Prevention Taskforce

Initiated in November 2008 and meeting on a monthly basis to formulate plans

County Suicide Prevention Resources

Training for medical personnel
Gatekeeper training program
Yellow Ribbon Campaign

Substance abuse prevention
Media guidelines for limiting coverages of suicides

County Screening for Suicide Prevention

Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)

County Mental Health Resources

Inpatient psychiatric unit: Philhaven
School-based mental health services: Pennsylvania Counseling Services, TW Ponessa and Associates, Philhaven

Support groups: Survivors of Suicide meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Pollock Center at Philhaven Hospital, Mt. Gretna. Contact Ann Shenk Wenger, 717-273-8871, x 580

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Contact

Name of Chapter: AFSP South Central PA

Contact Name: Brandon Marsico

 

Contact Number: 717-579-8761

Contact Email: southcentralPA@AFSP.org

Support Group Information

Survivors of Suicide Support Group
Grace M. Pollock Community Center
283 South Butler Road
Lebanon, Pennsylvania 17042

Contact Person: Ann Shenk Wenger
717-509-9845
awenger@philhaven.org

Meeting/Month: Held monthly on the second Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

Charge: NO