Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East is a free, confidential, non-emergency, comprehensive information and referral service that connects Lancaster County residents with the health and human services they need.
You can reach 2-1-1 by dialing 2-1-1 or (855) 501-6785.

2-1-1 is not intended for emergency use. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.

PA Compass
COMPASS is an online application for Pennsylvanians to apply for many health and human service programs, such as Medical Assistance, Children’s Health Insurance Program, Low Income Home Energy Assistance, just to name a few.

Mental Health America of Lancaster County (MHALC)
Mental Health America of Lancaster County is dedicated to helping individuals lead mentally healthy lives and to promotion optimal mental health through access, awareness, advocacy, and education. 
Phone: (717) 397-7461

​National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.


Originally known as Community Behavioral HealthCare Network of Pennsylvania (CBHNP), PerformCARE is a full-service managed behavioral health organization that supports members and providers. They offer specialized behavioral health care and human services programs in the public and private sectors. Their mission is to provide quality, reliable, and cost-effective behavioral health management services to members across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Capital Area Behavioral Health Collaborative (CABHC)

Their mission is to ensure access to and delivery of a coordinated, effectively managed, comprehensive array of quality mental health and substance abuse services that reflect the holistic needs of eligible residents throughout the Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, and Perry counties. 
Phone: (717) 671-7190

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services

OMHSAS is dedicated to that the individuals they serve have the opportunity for growth, recovery and inclusion in their community, have access to culturally competent services and supports of their choice, and enjoy a quality of life that includes family members and friends.

Mental Health Recovery Resources


The National Council

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

National Empowerment Center

Bring Change to Mind

Pennsylvania Recovery and Resiliency 

PaRecovery provides information about the numerous recovery and resiliency based initiatives transpiring with OMHSAS and throughout Pennsylvania.

Mental Health Program


1120 Frances Avenue Lancaster, PA 17601

Telephone: 717-393-0421  Fax: 717-399-7357

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency that requires immediate attention, 
please contact Crisis Intervention at 717-394-2631.