Assistance available 24/7 for those who are struggling with life situations

Holidays can be very difficult times for many people who, due to many types of circumstances, can feel isolated and alone.

Help is available 24/7, even during holidays, by dialing the new, national, three-number 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. Online chat also is available at

Allegany Hope, in partnership with The Carter House, a community outreach ministry of the United Church of Friendship, also is conducting GriefShare Surviving the Holidays, DivorceCare Surviving the Holidays and How to Help Grieving Children sessions for those who are struggling or would like to know more about how to come alongside those who dread the holidays.

Contact us at or (484) 435-0503 for information on the next sessions.
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This focus includes providing information of value to our readers and encouraging individuals and families to help one another, one way of which is to join in our free community Information Ambassador initiative.

Volunteer Ambassadors assist in spreading the word about various areas of need which you, yourself, may have identified and have a passion for as it relates to greater community awareness, education and action that lead to positive impact in all areas of everyday life.

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