MY LIFE is helping to improve the lives of youth between the ages of 13 and 23 who are dealing with issues related to mental health, substance use, foster care and juvenile justice. It gives youth the chance to become leaders in their communities. Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania has partnered with Central Behavioral Health to host My Life groups in Montgomery County.
Community Connection Navicates are skilled human service professionals…who are knowledgeable about charitable organizations, county, and state resources. They can provide quick information for simple questions. They can also work with residents on complex issues. Residents can work with the same Navicate during their interaction with Community Connections allowing the Navicate to serve as both a navigator of the system and as an advocate for the individual throughout the process. This service is FREE of charge to ANY MONTGOMERY COUNTY RESIDENT. Language line services are readily available.
211 SEPA is part of the national 211 Call Centers initiative that seeks to provide an easy-to-remember telephone number and web resource for finding health and human services– for everyday needs and in crisis situations. This number replaces the Your Way Home number so you can easily reach a Your Way Home support 24/7. You can also search Montgomery Counties vast database of services and providers to find the help you need today.
The Salvation Army of Norristown offers a food bank to the community every Tuesday from 11:00am – 1:30pm by appointment only.
NAMI PA Montgomery County, works to provide help, hope and healing for those affected by mental illness.
Montgomery County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities has released a great guide to services available in the area. See the following Roadmaps To Recovery for lots of great resources.
- Adult Mental Health Services Guide
- Child Mental Health Services Guide
- Child Mental Health Services Guide – Spanish