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Westmoreland County

Crisis Intervention Hotline

1-800-836-6010

Contact Information

Ray of Hope
Heather McLean – Chair
MHA-SWPA Outreach Coordinator

409 Coulter Ave
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 724-836-6351 ext 126

County Suicide Prevention Task Force

Heather McLean
Chairperson
Mental Health America of Westmoreland County
409 Coulter Ave
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 1-724-834-6351

Task force meets quarterly, addresses suicide prevention across the lifespan, increases awareness that suicide is a national public health problem, and works to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness

Task Force Website
County Suicide Prevention Resources

Student Education

Free QPR Trainings

Substance Abuse Prevention

Annual suicide prevention 5K walk, and annual suicide prevention conference

County Screening for Suicide Prevention

Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons who are dually trained in mental health and substance abuse)

County Mental Health Resources

*Inpatient psychiatric unit: Excela Hospital (Latrobe)
*Outpatient mental health services for youth at risk for suicide: Excela Hospital (Westmoreland and Latrobe)
*School-based mental health services: Excela Health, Family Services of Western Pennsylvania, Ligonier Valley Learning Centers

*Support group: LOSS (Loved Ones Stolen by Suicide), meets first Tuesday of every month, 6:30-8:30 p.m., contact person Beth Crofutt at bcrofutt@mhawc.orgMental Health America of Westmoreland County, 409 Coulter Ave, Greensburg

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Contact

Name of Chapter: Western PA

Contact Name: Jesse Putkoski

Contact Email: westernpa@afsp.org

Support Group Information

L.O.S.S. (Loved Ones Stolen by Suicide)

409 Coulter Ave

Greensburg, PA 15601

724-834-6351 ext 118

Contact Person : Beth Crofutt (MHA-SWPA)

Leader Type : P/P

Charge : NO

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