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Programs that provide immediate assistance for people who are in acute emotional distress; who are or perceive themselves to be in life-threatening situations; who are a danger to themselves or to others; or who are hysterical, frightened or otherwise unable to cope with a problem that requires immediate action. The objective of crisis intervention is to defuse the critical nature of the situation, ensure the person's safety, and return the individual to a state of equilibrium in which he or she is capable of identifying and seeking solutions to the problem.
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Outpatient facility for the treatment of addictions, domestic violence, and marital/family counseling.
The African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. was founded to empower African American young males to take control of their lives in a positive manner.
THE CARING PLACE is a non-profit social service organization, serving the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault victims. Our organization primarily serves victims in Lake, Porter and Starke counties in Northwest Indiana, but may include victims ac ...
In a crisis, people want help FAST--professional and accessible. A phone call to the Crisis Center's Counseling Services means an appointment within days. All seven counselors are professional and have Masters degrees in the field of Social Work and Coun ...
Format: Lecture, Question/Answer, Sometimes Video LengthLength: 10 minutes to 2 hoursFee: NoneAdvanced Notice: yes Topics: Suicide prevention, volunteering for helpline, general information about Crisis Center programs
Provides supported and therapeutic foster care
Provides mental health and addiction services, community education, information and referrals.
Residential and support services for victims of domestic violence and rape crisis.
We train and license foster families to provide care for special needs, medically fragile and therapeutic foster children. We also provide adoption services and independent living services.
For people grieving the death of a young or unborn child and those suffering a pregnancy loss. Meetings: First Tuesday monthly, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Daybreak Behavioral Health Services, First Floor, St. Catherine Hospital.
The Porter County Family Counseling Center is dedicated to providing quality counseling services to individuals and families. Through educational activities and assistance, we empower all members of the community to enhance human relationships and social ...
Support group offering information, education, encouragement and hope to women diagnosed with Postpartum Depression and other perinatal mood disorders.
A mental health and substance abuse treatment center.
In 2001, St. Catherine Hospital became a member of the Community Healthcare System, ending the involvement of the Ancilla Domini Sisters although still maintaining its Catholic traditions. The hospital continues to uphold its founding commitments to the c ...
Carmelite Home for Girls has evolved from an orphanage to a group home and finally to a residential treatment center. The Sisters care for children and youth between the ages of six through eighteen years. We also provide a fully accredited on-campus scho ...
St. Jude House is a safe emergency shelter and provider of services for victims of domestic violence and their dependent children. We provide housing, support and compassionate assistance. Through educational programs, we work to teach others to recognize ...
Education and services regarding pregnancy.
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