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

Crisis Intervention Hotline

1-814-544-7315 or 1-800-800-2560

Contact Information

Kara Johnston
CASSP Coordinator
62 North St.
Roulette, PA 16746
Phone: 1-814-544-7315

County Suicide Prevention Task Force

Deborah Hamilton, M.Ed.
DMHC
1 North Main St.
Gunzberger Annex Building
Coudersport, PA 16915
Phone: 1-814-274-8651

Task Force Website

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County Suicide Prevention Resources

Community suicide prevention task force
Training for school and medical personnel
Student education

Yellow Ribbon Campaign
Signs of Suicide (SOS) Program
TeenScreen
Substance Abuse Prevention

County Screening for Suicide Prevention

TeenScreen
Signs of Suicide Program
Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)

Community screening
Screening in physicians’ offices
Screening offered through Dickinson Mental Health Center

County Mental Health Resources

*Inpatient psychiatric unit: Charles Core Memorial Hospital (for adults only)
*Outpatient mental health services for youth at risk for suicide: Dickinson Mental Health Center

*School-based mental health services: SAP teams in schools through Dickinson Mental Health Center
*Support groups: Dickinson Mental Health Center, Charles Cole Memorial Hospital

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