In Crisis? Call    1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Northumberland County

Crisis Intervention Hotline

1-570-495-2040 (daytime)
1-855-313-4387 (after hours, weekends, holidays)

Contact Information

William Brecker
CASSP Coordinator
217 N. Center St.
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: 1-570-495-2040

County Suicide Prevention Task Force

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Task Force Website

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County Suicide Prevention Resources

Training for school personnel
Parent education
Substance abuse prevention

County Screening for Suicide Prevention

Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)

County Mental Health Resources

Northumberland County Base Service Unit (BSU) offers Crisis, Intake, and Case Management to individuals needing those services within the county. There are varying levels and types of each service, all of which may be obtained through walking in or calling into to the department.

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 Loss

J-MEG Meeting Room
11 East 3rd Street
Watsontown, Pennsylvania 17777

Contact Person:Joe Miller,
570-974-3958
joesmiller@verizon.net

Meeting/Month: Held monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

Charge: NO