Magellan Health Services

Delaware County

Community Resources

ENGLISH CLASSES 2014
Classes begin September 10th thru December 5th
Located at the rectory of St. Alice

 

Are You 50 or Older & Looking for a Job?
PathWay PA's Second Act
Employment Training

 

Chester Professional Development Training Series
Training are Free.  Space is Limited.
Register Today.

 

Parenting Plus Workshop
DCIU Family Centers
Do You Want Help To Raise Positive, Healthy, & Productive Children?
4 Week Workshop



Parents Involved Network of Delaware County
PeaK - Being Your Childs Best Advocate
A Free 8 Week Educational Workshop
Springfield PA

 

Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania
Work Incentives Planning & Assistance (WIPA) Program
Social Security's "Ticket to Work" & Other Work Incentives
Can Help You Return to Work & Stay Employed

 

September 2014 Health Observances
Learn more about mental health and well-being:




Pennsylvania Department of Health
The PA. Department of Health is Providing a Public Immunization Clinic
Anna's Place
Upper Darby, PA

 

DELCO MEDICINE DROP
Help Prevent the Abuse of Prescription Drugs



The Irish Immigration Center
Community Programs



Pennsylvania Health Law Project
Helping People in Need Get the Health Care they Deserve
Special Alert for Documented Citizens & Residents with Marketplace Coverage

 

FREE WORKSHOP!
DO YOU KNOW A PARENT LIVING WITH A MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGE?
Starts Tuesday September 23rd
6:00 to 8:00p
Philadelphia PA



The Transitioned Aged Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance
Meetings Starting September 2, 2014
Community Crossroads Peer Support Center

 

Strong African American Families Program (S.A.A.F)
FREE 7-week Interactive Program
Come Join Us!
SAAF Registration Form

 

Delaware County Open Door to Education
COMING SOON!
A New Learning Experience Can Soon Be Yours
Applications Are Due No Later Than Friday September 5, 2014!

 

DELAWRE COUNTY FAMILY CENTER
SUMMER PLAY DATES
Help Your Child Learn Through Play at our Summer Play Dates
Mercy Fitzgerald Campus



Summer Meals Program
Free Healthy Meals for Children
Chester WIC Center
Chester PA

 

Social Security Administrative Changes:

Changes In Certain Services

Changes In Certain Services (Espanol)

How To Create An Online Account




Delaware County CYS Youth Advisory Board
TABS for Y.A.B.
Collecting soda can tabs for the Ronald McDonald House

 

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB of CHESTER
SUMMER CAMP 2014
For Youth Ages 6 to 14
Summer Camp Information Sessions

  

POSITIVE PARENTING & FAMILY LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP
Workshops, Materials, Child Care and Refreshments Provided
Class size is limited




Alternative Solutions Program
Offering the Out of Poverty Program, The Three R's of Budgeting, & The Next Step
Classes run from May 5th to June 26th

 

DELCO MEDICINE DROP
HELP PREVENT THE ABUSE OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

 

Valuable Food Resource Guides

 

PARENTING PLUS WORKSHOP
Do you want to help to raise positive, healthy, and productive children?
Classes will held for (4) Thursday beginning May 1st

 

Join Our Girl Scout Troop Today,
And Let Your Adventure Begin Today!
All Girls in K - 12th Grades
Wednesday Evenings from 6:00 to 7:30p
Program is Free!




DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ARTICILES 2014

 

 
Crozer-Keystone & Philadelphia Union Create
Delaware County Poster Contest
Through Kicks for Kids Program



PA CASSP Newsletter - March 2014
Pennsylvania Child and Adolescent Service System Program



Melmark - Autism Awareness Month
Parent Workshops & Discussions
Free Workshops in April 2014



FOOD STAMP BENEFITS
Help Stretch Your Budget

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)




Getting LIHEAP in Delaware County
LIHEAP is theLow-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
This program helps low-income families pay their heating bills. 
LIHEAP Extension Letter




Chester's Young Parents Program
Education, Childcare, Welfare Benefits, Parenting, or Support
Pennsylvania Children's Trust Fund
Pathways PA

 

Project Peace for Teenagers
Education, Childcare, Welfare Benefits, Parenting, or Support
Pathways PA





AMC Theatres
Autism Awareness Festivities
Judgement Free Zones

 

NATIONAL CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAY
May 8, 2014
Awareness Day Community Events



FAST & FREE TAX FILING
DelcoAD
Delaware County Asset Development Group

 

SAFE...FUN...WELCOMING...ACCEPTING
PRYSM YOUTH CENTER
Sapphire Space
Meetings held every other Thursday



Message & Advocacy Training (YPR-Philly & MHASP sponsored)
Young People in Recovery - Philadelphia Chapter (YPR-Philly) & Mental Health Association of Southeast PA (MHASP) Friday, March 21, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania



Crozer-Keystone Healthy Start
A Program of Women & Children's Health Services
News Use Can Use About Crozer-Keystone Healthy Start

Women & Children's Health Services Referral Form



NAMI's PEER-TO-PEER COURSE IS BACK AGAIN
A NAMI based 10 week class
First Presbyertian Church
Classes Start Wednesday April 24th



STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAM
For Parents and Youth 10 - 14
Beginning Spring 2014



Do You Get SNAP (Food Stamps)?
Did You Lose Food During a Power Outage, Fire, or Flood?
Ask for Replacement SNAP Benefits to get New Food




26th Annual 2014 Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Awareness (ATOD) Poster Contest!
County wide contest for all Delaware County students - Kindergarten through 8th grade
Poster Contest Deadline is Monday, March 3rd.



DCIU Family Centers
PARENTING PLUS WORKSHOPS
Classes Starting February 4th



Young Poets of Delaware County Poetry Competition
For all school-age residents of Delaware County - Grades 1-12
Contest Guidelines



Free Dental Care & Free Eye Care & Eyeglasses
Give Kids a Smile Day - February 14th
Give Kids Sight Day - April 12th



STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAM
for Parents & Youth 10-14
Beginning in Winter 2014
Bell Elementary School



Are You Pregnant?
Referral Form
Women's & Chrildren's Services has two programs for eligible
Pregnant Women & New Parents
Crozer-Keystone Healthy Start
Crozer-Keystone Nurse-Family Partnership Program



7th Annual 'Make a Difference' Art with a Message Contest
The Delaware County Suicide Prevention and Awareness Task Force



PRYSM Youth Center of Delaware County, INC.
PRYSM is now in the City of Chester
Chester Crozer Medical Center


Spring 2014 Delco CPS Training
March 3rd to 7th & March 17th to 21st, 2014
Institute for Recovery & Community Integration
Upper Darby, PA



Supportive Services for Veteran Families
Are you a Veteran resident of Delaware County and facing homelessness?
Community Action Agency of Delaware County, Inc.



ANNOUNCING: Parenting in Recovery
A new Parenting Group offered by Key Recovery
Beginning in December 2013



STD's and Domestic Abuse
Programs and Information
STD's and Domestic Abuse - Espanol
Programs and Information




PARENTING PLUS WORKSHOP
DCIU Family Centers
Classes start Wednesday October 2nd




Celebrate a Tobacco Free Delaware County
Great American Smokeout Writing Contest
Help Others Be Tobacco Free




DELAWARE COUNTY
CRISIS CONNECTION TEAM
WARM LINE

 

Building Trades Training Program
You May be Eligible to Participate in this Free Training Program
Emploument & Training Department
Community Action Agency of Delaware County

 

Welcome Center
Upper Darby Township
Service Center




Upper Darby Summer Stage 2013
Nation's Oldest & Most Successful Youth Theater Programs
Scholarships to Local Foster Children in Memory of Summer Stage Participant

 

EASTER SEALS Residential Camp
GROWING GREEN
An environmentally friendly summer camp for campers with special needs.
Program Application

 

National Family Caregiver Support Program
County Office of Services for the Aging



Sunshine Foundation
The Original Wish Granting Organization
Founded in 1976



FREE JOB TRAINING!
Seniors - No Plans After High School
YOUR CAREER STARTS HERE!
Job Corp Flyer

Job Corp Application

 


Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
Free Legal Clinics for Immigrants

Clínica Legal para Inmigrantes ¡Gratis!
Philadelphia PA



MULTICULTURAL UNITED SOCCER CLUB
Upper Darby
PLAY SOCCER!
Registration for Summer/Fall/& Winter 



Four out of Five car seats are used incorrectly.
Make sure yours isn't one of them.
FREE Child Safety Seat Inspections



Keystone Center 2013
Workshop Series
Key Recovery Brookhaven

 

The Achieve College Education (ACE) Program
Offering courses in Human Services and Leadership that culminate with an Associate's Degree
7 weeks on in class instruction
Community Hospital
Chester PA




Free ESL Civics Class
The Upper Darby Welcome Center
Class begins May 7, 2013
Every Tuesday & Thursday - 6:00 to 7:30p




Consumer Newsletter
Montgomery County
Engaging Boys & Men
Teaching Boys Respect
Teaching Boys Respect - Spanish Version



NOTICE! ANNOUNCEMENT! INVITATION!
Win Cash Money!!!
A Delaware County, PA organization is creating a documentary film entitled:
STIGMA
Click Here for more Information



UPPER DARBY TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS
Community Action Agency of Delaware County
Rent Assistance




STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAM
For Parents and Youth 10 - 14
Beginning in March 2013



A Parenting Group for Moms
Chester Senior Center
Tuesdays 5:30 to 7:30p
Beginning April 16th and Ending May 21, 2013



Pennsylvania's Child Law Update
February 2013




In Collaboration with Parents Involved Network Delaware County
COPING: You Are Not Alone
PARENTING PLUS
A 10 session Free Parenting Education Series



ZINIO
Delaware County Library System
Thousands of publications easily viewed on any internet-enabled device



Quit for Life
Riddle Hospital's Smoking Cessation Support Group



Are You Ready To Quit Smoking?
Participate in SmokeFREE
Main Line Health's FREE Six-Sessions Smoking Cessation Program



COLLEGE ACCESS CENTER of DELAWARE COUNTY
Registration for FREE Tutoring & SAT/ACT Prep Programs
Widener University Campus 


 

Haverford Township Recreation Department
Successfully Social
Social Skills Group
Haverford PA



Haverford Township Recreation Department
Kenpo Kids
Sessions Available
Haverford PA





Southeast District County Health Departments
Resources for Families of Children, Youth with Special Health Care Needs




Pathways PA
Transitional Living Program in Chester County



Special Kids Network System of Care Program
Letter from Bureau of Family Health

SKN SOC Flyer




NOW OPEN!!!
Fresh Start Clothing Closet
All Clothing is Free!

 

SAFE SPACE KIT
Guide to Being an Ally to LGBT Students

 

Homeless Advocacy Project Birth Certificate Clinic
PECO Exelon
Philadelphia PA

 

The Better Living Center
c/o The Macedonia SDA Church
Chester PA



YMCA - Free Memberships for 7th Graders
Rocky Run Youth & Teen Programs




FREE HEALTHCARE IN DELAWARE COUNTY
City Team International
Chester, PA




Resouces for Families of Children, Youth with Special Health Care Needs
Southeast District County Health Departments



Moyer Foundation
Programs & Partnership
Camp Mariposa

 

SAMHSA Resource Guides - 2012:

In Brief - Substance Use Disorders in People with Physical & Sensory Disabilities

Advisory - Clients with Substance Use & Eating Disorders

Advisory - Tobacco Use Cessation Policies in Substance Abuse Treatment: Administrative Issues




Single Parent Support Group
Immanuel Lutheran Church
Beginning May 18, 2012
7:00 to 8:00p



For Any Parent or Primary Caregiver of a Child or Adolescent Living with Mental Illness
NAMI Bascis offers education and support
Tuesdays beginning March 27th, 7:00 to 9:30p

 

Open Access
Child Guidance Resource Center
Wednesday & Friday - 9:00 to 1:00p
For Outpatient Assessments Only



Solutions, Strategies, Answers
Newsletter of the Social Security Administration Offices



Announcing an Internet Parenting Education and Support Group for Mothers with Psychiatric Disabilities: A Research Study



Healthy Smiles for Autism
Oral Hygiene Tips for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder




National Maternal & Child Oral Health Resource Center
The National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center (OHRC) is pleased to announce the availability of two new resources, which were developed to stimulate thinking about providing oral health care for children with special health care needs. 



Your Attention Please!
MHASP Delco PIN & FEST have moved



Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania
Individuals Medical Assistance Benefits Are at Risk



Delaware County Department of Veterans Affairs
Trained and dedicated staff can help you access your VA benefits



Delaware County Family Engagement Workgroup
The Delaware County Family Engagement Workgroup would like to extend an open invitation to all Delaware County residents to participate in our upcoming meetings and community events




Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts
Helping Pennsylvania's children reach their promise through Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts:
Pre-K Count Flyer

Why does my child need to attend a high quality pre-kindergarten program?

¿Por qué necesita my niño asistir a un programa de pre-kindergarten de calidad?

 

Youth and Family Training Institute
The Youth and Family Training Institute (YFTI) is proud to introduce you to their new website

 
DelCoAD - A consortium of agencies, educational and financial institutions dedicated to promoting financial literacy in Delaware County, PA - Delaware County Asset Development Group - FREE Income Tax Preparation...and more!
It's Your Money...Why Pay for It?

Save an average of $187 in tax preparation fees at one of our nine free sites!


 

HEALTHY COMMUNITIES INITIATIVE: FREE Transformational Workshops 

Parents, Do you have questions about.......Getting your children to obey family rules?How to avoid the homework hassle? Communication Skills? Reducing family stress and frustration? How to help your children navigate today's world and be successful?You will get the answers to these questions and so much more by attending.......

National Resource Directory

An online partnership for wounded, ill and injured service members, veterans, their families and those who support them.

Web: www.nationalresourcedirectory.gov/

Perinatal Mental Health Program
Now Available at Community Hospital
The program provides psychiatric evaluation, medication management, psychotherapy and case management as needed.
Find out more - Click Here!


CONSUMER SATISFACTION

Delaware County Consumer Satisfaction Team (CST) and Delaware County Family Empowerment Satisfaction Team (FEST) are teams of consumers and family members who interview Magellan members about their services. These teams work to find out how satisfied members are with their mental health, substance abuse and co-occurring services. Based on the members' answers or suggestions, the teams meet with Magellan and Delaware County staff to make recommendations for change. 

You can contact these groups at:

CST, Inc.

20 South 69th Street, 3rd Floor
Upper Darby, PA 19082
1-610-713-2444

Family Empowerment Satisfaction Team (FEST)

135 Long Lane
Upper Darby, PA 19082
610-713-9401

FEST works with parents/caregivers of children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral disorders and other stakeholders to improve services and supports for children and families with the goal of making services more family and youth driven.

PRO-ACT

252 West Swamp Road
Unit 12, Baliwick Office Complex
Doylestown, PA 18901
1-800-221-6333

PRO-ACT (Pennsylvania Recovery Organization - Achieving Community Together) is a grassroots recovery support initiative in Southeastern Pennsylvania (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties) working to reduce the stigma of addiction, ensure the availability of adequate treatment and recovery support services, and to influence public opinion and policy regarding the value of recovery. PRO-ACT is developing, educating and mobilizing a constituency of Ambassadors for Recovery - recovering persons, their family members and friends, professionals working in the field, and others with a special interest in and knowledge of recovery - who wish to support recovery.

ADVOCACY GROUPS/ORGANIZATIONS

Advocacy organizations may be able to assist you with information, advice or representation, if you have a problem with services. The following is a list of advocacy organizations.

Parents Involved Network

135 Long Lane
Upper Darby, PA 19082
1-610-713-9401

Parent-run state network and technical assistance center for families of children and adolescents with emotional or behavioral disorders. Provides support, information, advocacy and referral to families.

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)

Delaware County Chapter
P. O. Box 567
Lansdowne, PA 19050
1-610-623-0071

Self-help/advocacy group of consumers and family members working

Project Share

401 Chester Pike
Darby, PA 19023
610-532-6330

A non-governmental citizen's organization that advocates for better services and treatment for people with mental illness, and promotes research and education to prevent mental illness.

Delaware County Family Engagement Workgroup

Family Engagement Workgroup meetings are scheduled monthly and are held at the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, which is located at 200 Yale Ave in Morton, PA 19070.  Click here for more details. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact Information

Member Services:
Bucks County: 877-769-9784
Delaware County: 888-207-2911
Lehigh County: 866-238-2311
Montgomery County: 877-769-9782
Northampton County: 866-238-2312

Provider Services:
Bucks/Montgomery: 877-769-9779
Delaware County: 800-686-1356
Lehigh/Northampton: 866-780-3368

Fraud & Abuse: 800-755-0850

For emergency situations always call 911