Help Resources

Provided by Lancaster County Family Crisis Resources

By calling the numbers on this page, you can find out where to obtain the services you may need. 

  • United Way LINC | 291-5462

Emergency (all 24 hour)

  • Police, Fire, Medical Emergency | 911
  • YWCA Sexual Assault Prevention & Counseling Center | 717-392-7273
  • Contact Lancaster Helpline | 717-299-4855
  • Teenline/Kidsline | 717-394-2000
  • For Deaf & Hard of Hearing | 717-299-7184 TTY
  • For Hensel-Kirkwood | 717-786-5444
  • For Denver, Adamstown, Terre Hill, Reamstown | 717-738-0738
  • Domestic Violence Services of Lancaster County | 717-299-1249
  • Crisis Intervention | 717-394-2631
  • For Deaf & Hard of Hearing | 717-399-7417 TTY
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline | 800-799-7233

Emergency Services for Children (all 24 hour)

  • Child Line (to report child abuse) | 800-932-0313
  • Safe Haven (if you are unable to care for you infant up to 28 days old, you can leave it at any hospital anonymously so long as the child is unharmed and not the victim of a crime) | 800-986-BABY

Shelter/Housing

  • Crispus Attucks | 717-394-6604
  • Domestic Violence Services of Lancaster County | 717-299-1249
  • Water Street Rescue Mission | 717-393-7709

Support Groups

  • Community Education Support Groups for Abused Women | 717-299-1249
  • Support Groups for Survivors and Their Significant Others | 717-392-7273
  • Non-Offending Parenting Group | 717-544-1929

Legal

  • Mid-Pen Legal Services | 717-299-0971 or 800-732-0025
  • District Attorney's Office, Prosecution | 717-299-8100
  • Domestic Violence Legal Clinic | 717-291-5826
  • Lancaster Bar Association - Lawyer Referral Service | 717-393-0737

Group For Men Who Abuse

  • Pressley Ridge (formerly Family Service) | 717-397-5241

For more information or material call (717) 544-3222