Life is tough but we want to help. Through a network of amazing support and partnerships, we have put together several directories to help you during a difficult stage of life. If you find a discrepancy or would like to share a resource through your organization that specializes in these areas, please email Pastor@WillowGroveBaptist.org.

General

Hope & Health Network 

A faith-based organization dedicated to assisting all people seeking to lift their life and family out of the burden of addiction, poverty, and despair by connecting them with resources and programs throughout the community.

Marian Stroup, Community Outreach Director
215-301-1436
marian@thehopeandhelpnetwork.org
1501 Huntingdon Road, Abington, PA 19001

Adult Support Groups

DivorceCare – A friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone. Click here to find a local group.

GriefShare – A friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Click here to find a local group.

Narcotics Anonymous – Committed to helping every addict in the world have a chance to experience to find the opportunity for a new way of life. Click here to find a local group.

Click Here for a List of Montgomery County Drug Disposal Locations

Overeaters Anonymous – A community of people who through shared experience, strength, and hope are recovering from unhealthy relationships with food and body image. Click here to find a local group.

A local group meets at Willow Grove Baptist Church on Saturdays at 9am – Call/text 267-961-2044 for more information. Click here to go to the website.

Abington Hospital Support Groups – Abington Hospital has many support groups available including but not limited to: Weight Loss, Diabetes, Bereavement, Lupus, Cancer, Alcoholism, Narcotics, Stroke, Depression/Bipoar,  Parkinson, Caregivers, Memory Loss, Kidney Disease, Alzheimer’s, Crohn’s, Teen Pregnancy, and others. Click here to find more information on groups.

Counseling

Recommended Counseling Agencies (Local surrounding area)

Penn Foundation – Main Office
807 Lawn Avenue – P.O. Box 32, Sellersville, PA 18960
Tedd Bradford, MA
Lauren Kotulka, MA, LBS
Outpatient-215.257.6551
General, Addictions, Psychiatric
Fee: Takes insurance

DaySpring (Penn Foundation)-  215-453-5180
Christian Counseling – Fee:  private pay
EAP Counseling-215-257-6556
North Wales Office
Bonnie Steich MA, NCC, LPC, ACS – Fee: $70 per session

Center for Loss and Bereavement (non-Christian based)
3847 Skippack Pike, P.O. Box 1299, Skippack, PA. 19474
610-222-4110
Emily Vincent, LPC – Fee:  $75 for 50 minute sessions

Life Counseling Services & Rehab After Work
(Multiple locations in Southeast PA Suburbs, Philadelphia & NJ)
General, Addictions, Psychiatric
Local Office: 1107 East Main St. Lansdale, PA. 19446
215-361-7120 / 800-822-2799
Theodore E. Olson, MDiv, MS (LPC, NCC, CAC, Pastoral Counselor)

CCEF- Christian Counseling and Education Foundation
1803 East Willow Grove Ave., Glenside, PA 19038
215-884-7676
Fee is $85 per hour. The initial hour costs $90.00 to cover set-up fees.
Julie Lowe, LPC (Registered Play Therapist)*

Diane Langberg & Associates
512 West Ave., Jenkintown, PA. 19046
215-885-1835
Takes insurance; Fees vary
Lisa Mutch MA* (pursuing licensure)

Anchor Counseling
660 Newtown Yardley Road
Commons West Building, Suite 201
Newtown, PA 18940
215-860-2607

Livengrin Foundation
Multiple locations including Fort Washington, Allentown & Bensalem
Jessica Hansford MA, MDiv, LPC, CAADC*
Heather Gregan- adolescent therapist
215-646-5626
Hgregan@livengrin.org

Insight Christian Counseling
Offices located in Southampton, Yardley, PA
drpaul@insightcounsel.org
215-947-6465

Local surrounding area: Private Practice

Dr. Dale Mcelhinney, PSYD
907 Easton Rd, Willow Grove, PA 19090
(215) 659-2250
(Fees & background have not yet been confirmed)

Nelson B Kenneth MD
809 N Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
(215) 542-7533
(Fees & background have not yet been confirmed)

Bonnie Steich, MA, LPC, ACS, NCC
M.A. in Counseling, Biblical Seminary
Office address: Doylestown Counseling Associates
62 N. Church Street, Doylestown, PA. 18901
267-454-2028 x 3
Bonnie@DCAcounseling.com
Fee:  Private Pay $100 per 50 minute session; or
Takes the following Insurance at Specialist Co-Pay: IBX Keystone & Personal Choice, Aetna, Highmark
Also takes selected EAP (Employee Assistance Plans)- check with your employer for eligibility.

Chris Moyer, MA, LPC
Office address: 320 North Third Street, Telford, PA. 18969
215.723.5890 [ext. 4306] 267.440.4306
chris.moyer@pennvalleychurch.org

Jennifer M. Dressler, MA, PhD, LPC*
Office address: 1610 Quarry Road, Lansdale PA 19446.
267-645-9080
dresslercounseling@gmail.com
Fee:  $65 per  50 minute session for LCBC members and attendees

Steve Smith, MDiv, MA, LPC*
Lansdale Presbyterian Church
450 Oak Park Rd.  Hatfield, PA. 19440 or clients Church.
267-269-8005
Steve@ErgoSophic.com
Fees: $40/session, $60/session couples counseling.

Jennifer Zuck, MA, LPC*
Calvary Bible Fellowship Church
Fairmount Building – 602 W. Fairmount Street, Coopersburg, PA. 18036
267-374-0308
jzuckcounseling@gmail.com
Specializes in individual counseling for women (at this site) around trauma, identity, depression, anxiety, and everyday life difficulties.  She has a passion for working with victims of sexual exploitation and trafficking.

Counseling Center at Heritage
595 Bethlehem Pike, Suite 222, Montgomeryville, PA. 18936
215-997-7772
Dr. Tina R. Paone (LPC) & Associates
Play Therapy & Expressive Arts Counseling;
Family, Couples & Individual Counseling;
Group Counseling

Kathleen McCafferty MA, LPC, NCC
62 North Church Street, Doylestown, PA. 18901
215-962-3631
Kathy@Kathymccafferty.com

Lighthouse Psychiatry
Joan Kings, RN
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
800 West State Street, Suite 302, Doylestown, PA. 18901
215-340-2686 / (877) 562-2565
Provides a 24/7 helpine and online life-growth resources for those struggling with addiction or counseling services.


Philadephia area: Private Practice

Kasson Psychological Services
1518 Walnut Street, Ste 1824, Phila, PA. 19102
215-806-7282
hhclee@kassonpsychologicalservices.com
Hsin-Hua Cathy Lee, Phd (Speaks Mandarin/Chinese; Teaches at Arcadia)

2200 Arch Counseling Services
2200 Arch St, Phila, PA.
267-322-6797
counseling@2200archCS.org
Arlene Navarro, MA (Director)
Dave Goneau, MDIV; pursing MA at BTS
Heather Drew*, MA; pursuing LPC
Phil King*, MA; pursing LPC
Stan Kletkewicz*, MA, LPC, NCC (LAC in NJ)

Food Pantry's

Beth Sholom Congregation | Wed. 1-3pm
Mitzvah Food Pantry
8231 Old York Road, Elkins Park
Phone: 215-887-1342 ext. 107

Berachah Church | Thurs. 9:30am – 1pm
400 Ashburoune Rd., Cheltenham
Phone: 215-379-8700

Bethel Deliverance International Church | Thurs. 10am – 3pm
2901 W. Cheltenham Ave., Wyncote
Phone: 215-885-2585

Bread of Heaven Holy Trinity Lutheran Church| Thurs., 10am – Noon
Address: 2086 Parkview Ave., Abington,
Phone: 215-659-2642

Calvary Assembly of God | 2nd Tues. 9am – 11am
7910 Washington Lane, Wyncote
Phone: 215-886-0404

Chelten Baptist Church Seeds of Hope | Tues, Fri, 10am – 1pm; Wed. 7pm – 9pm
1601 N. Limekiln Pike, Dresher
Phone: 215-646-5588

Cornerstone Christian Fellowship | By Appointment
Address: 1501 Ferndale Ave., Abington
Phone: 215-659-4054

Interfaith Food Cupboard | Mon. through Fri. 11am – 1pm
Address: 1250 Easton Rd., Abington
Phone: 267-318-0607
~Montgomery County Residents Only~

Jenkintown Food Cupboard | Thurs., noon- 2pm
328 Summit Ave., Jenkintown
Phone: 215-886-7250

Kitchen of Love | Thurs. 9am – 10am; Fri 7am – 11am
8500 Pickering St., Philadelphia
Phone: 215-868-4092

Loaves & Fishes Lehman United Methodist | Mon, Tues, Thurs, 9am – Noon
Address: 300 S. York Rd., Hatboro
Phone: 215-675-2110

Mattie Dixon | Mon. & Wed. 9:30am – 11:30am
150 N. Main St., Ambler
Phone: 215-628-3002

Mitzvah Food Project Beth Sholom | Wed. 1pm – 3pm
8231 Old York Road, Elkins Park
Phone: 215-887-1342 ext. 107

New Life Presbyterian Church | Tues. 6:15pm
467 North Easton RD, Glenside, PA 19038
Phone: (215) 576-0892

North Hills Food Cupboard | Appointment Only
212 Girard Ave., North Hills
Phone: 215-628-3002

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church | Tues. 11:30am
2119 Old Welsh Rd., Abington
Phone: 215-659-1674 (Must RSVP)

St. John Bosco Catholic Church | Mon. 9am – Noon; Thurs. 1pm – 3pm
215 E. County Line Rd, Hatboro
Phone: 215-882-2707 (Call for Appointment)

St. John’s Lutheran Church | 1st & 3rd Mon. 4pm – 6pm, Tues, Wed, Thurs., 10:30am – 2:30pm
505 York Rd., Hatboro
Phone 215-675-2031

Willow Grove Baptist Church | By Appointment
1872 Kimball Ave., Willow Grove
Phone: 215-659-4505

Willow Grove United Methodist Church
United Methodist Church
34 York Rd, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Phone: (215) 659-3232
Willow Grove SDA Church | 3rd Thurs., 11am – 2pm
1556 Fairview Ave., Willow Grove
Phone: 215-657-8364

CLICK HERE for Food Pantries located in Montgomery County, provided by Community Action Development Commission.

Emergency Food Helpline for people who need help through Philadbundance 1-800-319-FOOD

Click to download Food Pantry List

 

Meals with Local Churches

1st Sunday of the month (5:00pm
Willow Grove Baptist Church
1872 Kimball Ave
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Phone: 215-659-4505

2nd Sunday of the month (5:00pm)
Glenside United Church of Christ
2160 Wharton Road
Glenside, PA 19038
Phone: 215-887-1819

3rd Sunday of the month (5:00pm | Not in August)
Willow Grove United Methodist Church
34 N. York Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Phone: 215-659-3232

4th Sunday of the month (5:00pm)
Reformed Congregation Keneseth Israel
8339 Old YOrk Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
RSVP: 215-887-8700

Every Tuesday (6:00pm)
Gloria Dei Church
570 Welsh Road
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
Phone: 215-947-8200

3rd Wednesday of the month (6:00pm)
Lehman United Methodist Church
300 S. York Road
Hatboro, PA 19040
Phone: 215-675-2110

Pregnancy Support

Abington Hospital Classes and Help

Abington hospital provides classes for Prenatal Care (free and online) as well as Childbirth and Car Seat Safety Inspection. 

 

A Baby’s Breath – Crisis Pregnancy Center

24 Hour Phone Line – 484-571-5540

Cities:
Jeffersonville – 610-630-9630
Collegeville – 610-489-0083
Wayne – 484-803-8504
Warminster – 267-275-4097
Phoenixville – 484-566-3894

North Care Women’s Clinic – Pregnancy Center
Here to help you navigated unplanned pregnancy and sexual health.

311 N. Broad Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
Phone 215-855-2424
Text 215-720-1579
Email info@northcareclinic.org

Bethany Christian Services – Foster & Adoption
1-800-238-4269

 

Kid’s Peace Foster Care Services

KidsPeace Administrative Services
5300 KidsPeace Dr

Orefield, Pennsylvania

Social Services

Laurel House (Domestic Violence)
Norristown, PA.
http://www.laurel-house.org/
1.800.642.3150

Women’s Center of Montgomery County (Domestic Violence)
www.wcmontco.org
Hotline: 1-800-773-2424 (24 hour free hotline)

Victim Services Center
Norristown, PA.
http://www.victimservicescenter.org/
24 hr Crisis Hotline: 1-888-521-0983
Sexual Violence Hotline: 610-277-5200
Other Crimes: 610-ASSIST-1

Access Services
http://www.accessservices.org/
Adult Mobile Crisis Support (Mobile Team to go to people in crisis or suicidal) 1-855-634-4673 (HOPE)
Peer Support Specialist  1-855-715-8255 (TALK)
Children & Adolescent Crisis Support  1-888-435-7414; 1-877-435-7709 (Bucks County)

Montgomery County Human Services Center (Drug & Alcohol Intervention Services)
Call 610-278-3642

Aldersgate Youth Services Bureau
42 North York Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090
215-657-4545

Carson Valley Children’s Aid
1314 DeKalb Street
Norristown, PA 19401
610-279-2755

Creative Health Services
11 Robinson Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
610-327-1503

Other Resources – Bucks County

A Women’s Place (Domestic Violence)
Doylestown, PA.
http://www.awomansplace.org/
Hotline: 1-800-220-8116

NOVA (Rape & Victim Services)
2370 York Rd Suite B-1, Jamison, PA. 18929
www.novabucks.org
Hotline: 1-800-675-6900

Lighthouse Network (Addictions Counseling & Resources- Christian based)
(not just Bucks County)
800 W. State St, Suite 302, Doylestown, PA 18901
www.lighthousenetwork.org
Free Helpline: 877-256-2565 x: 101
Counseling Services for Individuals, Couples & Families (Private Practice- Secular)

Other Resources – Philadelphia County
WOAR
One Penn Center
1617 JFK Boulevard Suite 1100, Philadelphia, PA 19103
www.woar.org
Hotline: 215-985-3333

Women Against Abuse
100 South Broad Street, Suite 1341, Philadelphia, PA 19110
www.womenagainstabuse.org
Hotline: 1-866-723-3014


Other Resources
Case Management Services: (When someone does not have insurance)

Abington Case Management – 215-830-8966
Programs in Counseling – 610-279-4262
Creative Health Services – 610-327-1503

Hospitals: For Emergencies related to mental health, drug, alcohol
(when someone is high on drugs, suicidal, alcohol – for immediate check-in and detox)
Abington Hospital in Lansdale – 215-368-2100
Grandview Hospital – 215-453-4000

SuicideIf someone states they are thinking about hurting themselves or another person – dial 911 and send police – make sure you have number and address.  If you are in Montgomery County call the Crisis Support line 1-855-634-4673 (HOPE).  They will send a team to you and the person.  Suicide Hotline: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
http://suicidehotlines.com/pennsylvania.html

Contacts for Women seeking immediate shelter:
Women’s Crisis Hotline – 1-800-642-3150
Laurel House – 1-800-642-3150
Fish – 215-348-7172
Sisters of Charities – 610-277-5962
Red Cross – 1-800-810-4434

Guide for those Sexually Assaulted:
What to do if you think you may have sexually assaulted. Click here

For Incidents of Child Abuse: All Pastors, Children Ministry Leaders, Staff at church are mandated reporters of child abuse.  They must call and report to 1-800-932-0313 (Childline)

For Incidents of Elder Abuse: 1-800-490-8505