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Lower Merion School District


Mental Health and Wellness Resources

Basic Needs

Ada Mutch Community Center (Food, Shelter, Employment related Services) Local Community Center run through a collaboration of ElderNet of Lower Merion and Narberth and the Southeastern Regional Services Network. Services available include care managers, nurses, and food cupboard. Food cupboard is open Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am-2pm and 2pm-4pm, but you must call for an appointment. The "Ask a Nurse" program is available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-1pm.

Laurel House Shelter and domestic violence counseling for women and children.

Drug & Alcohol

Addiction Assistance Helpline
Phone: (800) 559-9503

Phone: (800) 356-9996
Phone: (888) 425-2666

Alcoholics Anonymouse of Southeastern PA
Phone: (215) 923-7900
Meetings take place during the day or evening seven days a week

Alcohol, Drug Abuse Helpline/Referrals
Phone: (800) 234-0420

Caron Foundation
243 North Galen Hall Road
Wernersville, PA 19565
Phone: (610) 743-6129
Provides Adolescent Treatment Center, Adolescent Extended Care, Adult Services (Men & Women)

Coalition for a Tobacco Free Montgomery County
Phone: (877) 724-7848

COCAINE Helpline
Phone: (800)-COCAINE

Eagleville Hospital
100 Eagleville Rd.
Eagleville, PA 19408
Phone: (610) 539-6000
This hospital is a regional resource for training and research for addiction and related conditions. Eagleville is a licensed hospital for the treatment and prevention of alcohol and drug abuse.

Fairmount Behavioral Health System
561 Fairthore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Phone: (215) 487-4000
In-patient psychiatric hospital and emergency crisis center.

Foundations Behavioral Health
833 Butler Avenue
Doylestown, PA 18901
Provides mental health and crisis services through in-patient and partial hospitalization facilities for children and adolescents.

Livengrin Counseling Center
220 Commerce Drive, Suite 310
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Phone: (215) 540-8301

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
Phone: (800) 948-6233

100 Yearsley Mill Road
Media, PA
Phone: (610) 744-1400
24 hour walk-in substance abuse assessment, treatment, and referral services,

Narcotics Anonymous Hotline
Phone: (888) 765-4885

Penn Foundation, Inc.
Phone: (215)257-6551
Provides inpatient and outpatient drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Pennsylvania Against Underage Drinking
Phone: (888) 456-PLCB

Valley Forge Medical Center
1033 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19403
Phone: (610) 539-8500

The following agency offers 6 free sessions of drug and alcohol treatment for qualified individuals through County funding. You must call the agency to determine if you meet criteria:

The Lincoln Center
2600 Eisenhower Ave
Audobon, PA 19403
(Phone): 610 277-3715

Mental Health

Access Children's Crisis Support Hotline
Phone: (888) HELP-414
Helping children and families manage crisis successfully through individualized crisis response and planning. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

American Day Treatment Centers
401 Pilgrim Lane, Suite 100
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Phone: (610) 645-7520
Phone; (888) CARE-898 for admissions
Partial hospitalization Program providing: individual treatment, family therapy, medication management, group therapy, and discharge plans.

Belmont Behavioral Health
4200 Monument Rd.
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: (800) 220-4357
Offers a 24 hours crisis access center, in-patient services for adolescents and children.

Brook Glen Behavioral Hospital
Phone: ( 800) 448-3000
Offers in-patient services to children, adolescents, and adults.

Central Montgomery Mental Health/Mental Retardation Center
110 Powell St.
Norristown, PA 19401
Phone: (610) 277-4600
Offers case management, outpatient therapy, group therapy, parent therapy, family education, drug and alcohol treatment. Both day and evening hours available.

Devereaux Children's Behavioral Health Center
655 Sugar town Rd.
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone: (800) 935-6789
Provides psychological, psychiatric, psychopharmacology services, group/family therapy, substance abuse education, counseling, therapeutic case management, inpatient psychiatric facility.

Family Behavioral Health
561 Fairthorne Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Phone: (215) 487-4000
Provides In-patient psychiatric hospitalization and emergency crisis center.

Friends Hospital
4641 Roosevelt Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Phone: (800) 889-0548

Horsham Clinic
722 East Butler Pike
Ambler, PA 19002
Phone: (800) 237-4447
Provides inpatient services and partial hospitalization services for children and adolescents.

NAMI National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
Phone: (800) 950-NAMI

National Youth Crisis Hotline
Phone: (800) 448-4663

Northwestern Human Services
620 E. Germantown Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
Phone: (610) 260-4600

Renfrew Center
475 Spring Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19128
Phone: (877) 367-3383
Provides intensive outpatient and inpatient treatment specializing in the treatment of eating disorders.

Teen Help
Phone: (800) 637-0701
Assists families and professionals in identifying resources for local treatment of struggling adolescents.

Suicide Prevention

Feeling Blue Suicide Prevention Council
Phone: (610) 715-0076

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Phone: (800) 273-TALK

Suicide Anonymous
Phone: (610) 715-0076

Suicide Prevention
Phone: (610)279-6100

The Tragedy Response Unit Support Team (TRUST)
Phone: (610)275-7943

Other Offices

Montgomery County Emergency Services
50 Beech Drive
Norristown, PA 19403
Phone: (610)279-6100
MCES provides services 24 hours a day, seven days a week including : walk-in services, crisis hotline, crisis residential program, ambulance services, mental health and intensive case management services.

Montgomery County Office of Children and Youth Services
Phone: (610) 278-5800