Community, Mental Health, Health Care Resources

List of Community Resources

HealthConnect mobile health care program - Free health care services for uninsured families in York County such as: treatment for short-term illness (sore throat, cough, earache, etc.), preventative health (immunizations), treatment for minor injuries, school and work physicals, women's health services, and help with prescriptions and medical supplies. Call (717) 851-1689 for site locations and schedule. Will be at York County School of Technology (2179 South Queen Street, York) on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mason-Dixon Community Services - (717) 456-5559 

5 Pendyrus Street, Delta, PA

Offers food assistance, energy assistance, school supplies

Southern Community Services - ( 717) 227-0048

27 East Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Offers food, clothing, and energy assistance

York County Food Bank - (717) 846-6435

254 West Princess Street, York, PA
Offers food every Friday from 12:00-2:00pm.  Photo ID is required.

York County Food Pantry - (717) 846-8899

Salvation Army - (717) 848-2364

30 East King Street, York, PA

Offers food and clothing

St. John the Baptist Church- (717) 235-2156

315 North Constitution Ave., New Freedom, PA

Offers clothing, shoes, blankets, etc.  Open Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00am and Saturdays from 9:00-11:00am.

Grace Fellowship Church Community Closet - (717) 235-8390
74 East Forrest Ave, Shrewsbury, PA
Offers clothing.  Open Mondays from 10:00am-2:00pm and Wednesdays from 3:00-8:00pm.

St. John Lutheran Church - (717) 235-2315
175 East Main Street, New Freedom, PA
Offers a free lunch each Saturday from 11:30am - 1:00 pm

Emmanuel's Clothes Closet - (717) 244-0655

St. Johns Blymire United Church of Christ

1009 Blymire Road, Dallastown, PA

Offers food and clothing

Angel Food Ministries -

Sites at: Pine Grove Presbyterian Church, 4263 Delta Rd., Airville (717)862-3579

Christ Lutheran Church, 126 West Main Street, Dallastown (717)244-2605

Provides a week's worth of food for a family of 4 for $30 (can purchase more than 1 box if needed). Call the site to place an order.

WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) - (717) 843-7942

Offers food, diapers, and formula

York Rescue Mission - (717) 845-7662

373 West Market Street, York, PA

Offers food and clothing; last Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Harvest of Hope Food Pantry - (717)792-6070
7785 Wolfs Church Road, York, PA

York Helping Hands - (717) 846-9275

412 West King Street, York, PA

Offers housing assistance

Community Progress Council - (717) 845-7176

30 East King Street, York, PA

Offers housing assistance and financial assistance for utilities

CareerLink - (717) 767-5709

841 Vogelsong Road, York, PA

Employment services

York County Human Services - (717) 771-9347 - Web site has listings of various assistance services available to York County families in need

State Health Center - (717) 771-4505

Immunization clinics on Mondays

Delta VFW - (717) 456-5503 OR American Legion of Whiteford - (717) 452-5819

Assistance acquiring a wheelchair

Wellspan Community Outreach - (717) 851-3043

Will assist families with Access and CHIP applications

Counseling/Family Services

Alcoholics Anonymous - (717) 854-4617

Al Anon for Teens - (717) 764-4132

Cocaine Hotline - 1-800-COCAINE

Crisis Intervention (York Hospital)- (717) 851-5320 or 1-800-673-2496

Emergency mental health services 24 hours per day/7 days per week

York Hospital Satellite Walk-in Crisis Intervention - (717) 851-1500
1101 South Edgar Street, Suite C, York, PA
Hours:  Mon-Thurs.  8:00-8:00pm, Fridays 8:00-6:00

TrueNorth Wellness Services (717) 235-0199 Shrewsbury location

(717) 843-0800 York location

Provides counseling services

Child Find - 1-800-426-5678

For missing and runaway children

Family Services - (717) 845-6624

Family, child, and individual counseling

PA 211 - Dial 211 or go to

Service to help find resources in York County relating to food, shelter, rent, utility assistance, health care, legal assistance, job searches, counseling, drug & alcohol programs, support groups and more

Family-Child Resources - (717) 757-1227

3995 East Market Street, York, PA

Offers group counseling, individual counseling, and parent/family counseling

Olivia's House - (717) 699-1133

830 South George Street, York, PA

Grief and loss counseling for children and teens (individual and group); provides information/resources for parents on how to talk to children about a death; offers pre-death support when death is imminent - support to children/families in explaining terminal illness, preparation for funerals and, if needed, death notification and explanation for children; offers pet loss services; services are provided free of charge for those who do not have insurance or whose insurance will not cover the services

H.O.P.E. (Help for Oncology Problems and Emotional Support) - (717) 227-2824 or

New Freedom Community Center/150 East Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Free assistance to cancer patients and their families such as transportation, wigs/hats/scarves, food, and bereavement support groups.

Victim Assistance Center (717) 854-3131 or 24 hour hotline at 1-800-422-3204

South George Street, York, PA

Provides services for victims of physical/sexual violence including counseling, legal advocacy, and shelter; provides information for parents and teens on dating violence; provides services to those who have lost a loved one to suicide or homicide; services are provided free of charge

Children and Youth - (717) 846-8496

To report instances of neglect (child is without food, shelter, proper supervision or other care necessary for their physical, mental, or emotional health) or abandonment

ChildLine - 1-800-932-0313

To report instances of physical abuse, sexual abuse, serious mental injury, or serious physical neglect

PA Bullying Prevention Consultation Line -  1-866-716-0424

Free resource for individuals experiencing chronic and unresolved bullying to discuss effective strategies and available resources to deal with school-based bullying. Messages can be left 24 hours a day, seven days a week and will be returned Monday-Friday during normal business hours.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, call this number to connect with a trained counselor anytime 24/7 for help.

The Trevor Project ( - 1-866-488-7386

Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.

Trans Lifeline ( - 1-877-565-8860

Crisis hotline for transgender people staffed by transgender people.

Other Health Care Resources

Family First Health - (717) 845-8617

116 South George Street

York, PA 17401

Physical and dental exams

Wellspan CareExpress - (717) 639-3120

3175 Cape Horn Rd 

Red Lion, PA (inside GIANT grocery store)

Hours: Mon, Wedn, Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wellspan ReadyCare

York location - (717) 268-4021

2250 E. Market Street

Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm, weekends 9:00 am - 6:00 pm 

WellSpan Urgent Orthopedics - (717) 417-0304

2319 S. George Street

York, PA

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, weekends 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

George W.T. Bentzel Dental Center - (717) 851-2655

1001 S. George Street

York, PA

Hoodner Dental Center - (717) 812-7860

605 S. George Street

York, PA


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