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Many resources are available for Pennsylvanians in need of assistance, including:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

National Suicide Prevention Line: 1-888-628-9454

Crisis Text Line: Text “PA” to 741-741

Veteran Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Disaster Hotline: 1-800-985-5990

Pennsylvania Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-888-772-7227 or https://pcar.org/help-in-pa

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 or www.PCADV.org

Online resources available include:

Pennsylvania Mental Health Resource Guide.

Mental Health America for general information and resources specific to COVID-19.

Get help now for substance use disorder treatment.

Additionally, the uncertain economic climate and difficulties in making ends meet and accessing basic needs can create additional stress and anxiety, and resources are available in your community to help you meet these needs. United Way of Pennsylvania can help you connect to these resources. Text your zip code to 898-211 to be connected to programs and resources in your community or visit www.uwp.org. People in need of assistance can also visit www.compass.state.pa.us to learn more and apply for assistance programs that can help with health care, food, rental and utility bills. , and other needs.

For more information on mental health resources, go to www.dhs.pa.gov/mentalhealth.

— Source: Pennsylvania Department of Social Services