The following information is being provided in order to make you aware of additional resources available in the area.
Check out the related links and self-help groups
Crisis Intervention Services
Crisis Intervention services are available 24 hours a day by calling 610-829-4801. The crisis unit is located at 2801 Emrick Blvd, Bethlehem PA 18020. Services include telephone counseling, mobile crisis, walk-in crisis, and assistance in accessing inpatient care and short-term crisis residential services.
Telephone Support Services
The PEER LINE is a toll-free phone number for people in Northampton County who are seeking a listening ear for additional support in their recovery from mental illness. The PEER LINE is peer-run and peer-friendly. Callers to the PEER LINE will speak directly to other individuals who have experienced the mental health recovery process.
Hours of operation: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday
70 West North Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Below is a link to an anonymous screening questionaire which may add some perspective to your drinking behavior:
If you are concerned about your own gambling or about someone you care about, you can get help or information by calling:
Pennsylvania Gambling Addiction 24hr. Hotline 1-877-565-2112 Confidential, Anonymous, and Free.
Further information and support groups for gambling issues:
National Problem Gambling Awareness Week Information
Gambling Anonymous Meetings
Below is a link that may be a useful coping technique in making and keeping a budget for those dealing with Gambling addiction:
Often change can be undermined by boredom and routine. Sometimes a good book can be the perfect distraction. If you are looking for ways to alleviate down time in a positive and cost effective manner, click the link below for a list of free audio books found in the public domain:
They are also looking for volunteers to help in their mission to provide free literature found in the public domain. More information on ways to volunteer is found on their website.
Phone Number: 18776555116