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Monroe County


Crisis Intervention Hotline

County Lifeline:  570-992-0879 or 1-800-849-1868

Contact Information

Tina Clymer
Deputy Mental Health Administrator
730 A Phillips St.

Stroudbsurg, PA 18360
Phone: 570-420-1900

County Suicide Prevention Task Force

The Suicide Prevention Coalition of Monroe County.  Contact Angelique Cortez, LSW and Chair of the coalition 570-269-5710.

Task Force Website

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County Suicide Prevention Resources

Training for school, law enforcement, and corrections personnel
Parent education
Student education

Signs of Suicide (SOS) Program
TeenScreen
Substance abuse prevention

County Screening For Suicide Prevention

TeenScreen
Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)

County Mental Health Resources

Inpatient psychiatric unit: Pocono Medical Center
School-based mental health services: The RedCo Group (Pleasant Valley School District), Youth Advocate Program (Pocono Mountain School District)

Outpatient psychiatric services for youth at risk for suicide

American Foundation For Suicide Prevention

Name of Chapter: Greater Lehigh Valley

Contact Name: Jim Presto

Contact Number: 610-737-0950

Contact Email: presto@rumsey.com

Support Group Information

HALOS – CLC (Hope After a Loved One’s Suicide – Child Loss Chapter)

Stroudburg, PA

Call for exact meeting location

Contact Person: Alice Keyes
570-236-1168
alicekeyes00@gmail.com

Charge: NO

Support Group Information

Pocono Medical Center Suicide Survivors Group

Pocono Medical Center
206 East Brown Street
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18301

Contact: Sharon Valentine
570-476-3393

Meeting/Month: Monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm.

Charge: NO

Prevent Suicide PA is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Since the 1980/90’s, Pennsylvania has made strong efforts to prevent suicide through various programs and non-profits throughout the Commonwealth. A work group was formed and began to meet in July 2005. This prevention plan is a collaborative effort between those dedicated individuals from both the public and private sectors of our state.

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