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Mental Health Matters Allegany

Mental Health Matters Allegany

The Allegany County Local Behavioral Health Authority (LBHA) is responsible for planning, managing, and monitoring publicly funded behavioral health services within the county. Located at the Allegany County Health Department.

#PTSDAwarenessMonth — many can experience emotional distress, like anxiety, constant worrying & trouble sleeping, after a traumatic event. If you or someone you know is struggling with #PTSD, help is available. 💙 Help yourself & share to help others samhsa.gov/find-help ... See MoreSee Less
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The Allegany County Local Behavioral Health Authority would like to thank the many students who participated in this year's Mental Health Matters poster contest. We had an astounding 137 amazing submissions this year! The community has voted and below are the winners of the 2024 Mental Health Matters poster contest. Each winning student has been contacted with the news! These posters will be on display at the Lavale Library until 6/14/2024. Again, thank you to all Allegany County students who participated! ... See MoreSee Less
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Photos from Mental Health America's post ... See MoreSee Less
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Feeling distressed and can’t find alone space to call the #988Lifeline? Text 988 anytime, day or night. It’s free. It’s confidential. And it’s at your fingertips. ... See MoreSee Less
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Whatever your reason for seeking support, the #988Lifeline is here to help. Connect with us. There is hope. Call or text 988 or chat at 988Lifeline.org ... See MoreSee Less
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Q: Who should use the Lifeline Chat and Text Service?A: Anyone who is depressed, going through a hard time, needs to talk, or is thinking about suicide can use the service. The crisis counselors are here to listen and support you through whatever difficult times you may be facing. ... See MoreSee Less
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Be a lifeline for someone who is in crisis or considering suicide. Call or text 988, or chat 988Lifeline.org. You could save a life. @988lifeline ... See MoreSee Less
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Remind a young person in crisis that there is hope. the #988Lifeline is here to help 24/7. ... See MoreSee Less
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Going through a hard time? Feeling emotional distress? Spanish text & chat are available through the #988Lifeline. You don’t have to be in crisis to contact 988.Línea 988 de Prevención del Suicidio y CrisisTodos podemos ayudar a prevenir el suicidio. 988 Lifeline brinda apoyo gratuito y confidencial las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana para personas que están pasando por momentos difíciles. También ofrecemos recursos de prevención y crisis para usted o sus seres queridos al igual que mejores prácticas para profesionales en los Estados Unidos.988lifeline.org/es/home/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Medication Storage and Disposal Tips Below!It is important to properly dispose of old or unused medication. Medication drop off locations are available all across Allegany County for convenient, easy and safe disposal of medications. For more information, visit www.alleganymhm.org ... See MoreSee Less
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