Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Substance Abuse Services
For Adults

Substance Abuse Services

There are a wide variety of substance and alcohol abuse services available to children and adults in Pennsylvania. Community substance abuse programs are administered through county program offices called Single County Authorities (SCAs.) The county…

Rape Crisis and Prevention
For Adults

Rape Crisis and Prevention

If you are a victim/survivor or the significant other of a victim/survivor, contact your local sexual violence center for free and confidential crisis counseling and intervention. Available 24 hours a day. In addition to crisis…

Mental Health Services
For Adults

Mental Health Services

Mental Health services are administered through county Mental Health/Mental Retardation (MH/MR) program offices. The county MH/MR offices serve as a referral source. Most actual mental health services are delivered by local provider agencies under contract…

Intellectual Disabilities Services
For Adults

Intellectual Disabilities Services

The intellectual and developmental disability service system is evolving from one focused on providing service in large institutions – often far from a person’s home and community -- to one based on a flexible and dynamic system of supports…

Hearings and Appeals Process
For Adults

Hearings and Appeals Process

Standing Practice Order - Formal Appeals - Provides information and instruction regarding the pre-hearing procedures for matters that have been docketed as Formal Appeals before the Bureau of Hearings and Appeals. This document also contains a list…

Health Care / Medical Assistance
For Adults

Health Care / Medical Assistance

Medical Assistance, also known as Medicaid, and sometimes referred to as MA, pays for health care services for eligible  individuals   How to Apply for Medical Assistance There are a couple of different ways to apply for Medical Assistance, please choose the option…

Estate Recovery Program
For Adults

Estate Recovery Program

The estate recovery program enables the commonwealth to recover from the estate of individuals who were 55 years of age or older at the time nursing facility services or home and community-based services were received.…