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

Community Connections 

Are you struggling with a need – but don’t know where to turn? Call Community Connections at 610-278-3522 to speak to a trained, courteous, and experienced professional who can connect you to resources and services in Montgomery County.

Are you or a loved one looking for…

  • Help in finding affordable housing or maintaining housing?
  • Assistance in locating mental health or addiction services such as in-patient or out-patient rehab?
  • Help in searching for affordable legal services?
  • Food pantries and soup kitchens in your area and other ways to supplement your family’s food/dietary needs?
  • Supportive services for educational needs like in-school supports, adult literacy, or career development?

Call 610-278-3522

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.


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
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
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
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
Takes insurance; Fees vary
Lisa Mutch MA* (pursuing licensure)

Anchor Counseling
660 Newtown Yardley Road
Commons West Building, Suite 201
Newtown, PA 18940

Livengrin Foundation
Multiple locations including Fort Washington, Allentown & Bensalem
Jessica Hansford MA, MDiv, LPC, CAADC*
Heather Gregan- adolescent therapist

Insight Christian Counseling
Offices located in Southampton, Yardley, PA

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
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

Jennifer M. Dressler, MA, PhD, LPC*
Office address: 1610 Quarry Road, Lansdale PA 19446.
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.
Fees: $40/session, $60/session couples counseling.

Jennifer Zuck, MA, LPC*
Calvary Bible Fellowship Church
Fairmount Building – 602 W. Fairmount Street, Coopersburg, PA. 18036
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
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

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
Hsin-Hua Cathy Lee, Phd (Speaks Mandarin/Chinese; Teaches at Arcadia)

2200 Arch Counseling Services
2200 Arch St, Phila, PA.
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



Access Services
Adult Mobile Crisis Support (Mobile Team to go to people in crisis or suicidal) 1-855-634-4673 (HOPE)

Whosoever Missions (Men Only) 
The Mission offers its residential New Life Rehabilitation & Job Readiness Program to homeless men without charge. 
Call 215-438-3094

Interfaith Housing Alliance
Call 215-628-2334

Keystone Opportunity Center
Call 215-723-5430

United Way of Southeastern PA or Dial 2-1-1
Call 1-877-646-6306 (Montgomery County)

Resources from
Genesis Housing Corporation
HUD Public Housing Info
Montgomery County Housing Authority (MCHA) 610-275-5720

Visit by clicking here. 

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
Visit –

Bucks County Residence may find resources by clicking here. 

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

A Baby’s Breath Crisis Pregnancy Center in Warminster offers free pregnancy tests, free ultrasound, pregnancy counseling,  pre-natal classes, parenting classes, material assistance, and job training/ tutoring, and housing at our home. It is a safe place where mothers, fathers, and families can talk freely without being judged and where they can hear the truth from a voice filled with compassion and hope. Through their pregnancy counseling sessions with our volunteers, mothers learn about the life developing inside of them and are given the opportunity to discuss and focus on their life goals.

24 Hour Phone Line – 484-571-5540 

Warminster Location – 267-275-4097
65 West Street Rd, B 203
Warminister, PA 18974

Jeffersonville – 610-630-9630
Collegeville – 610-489-0083
Wayne – 484-803-8504
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

Bethany Christian Services – Foster & Adoption


Kid’s Peace Foster Care Services

KidsPeace Administrative Services
5300 KidsPeace Dr

Orefield, Pennsylvania

Social Services

Laurel House (Domestic Violence)
Norristown, PA.

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

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

Access Services
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

Carson Valley Children’s Aid
1314 DeKalb Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Creative Health Services
11 Robinson Street
Pottstown, PA 19464

Other Resources – Bucks County

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

NOVA (Rape & Victim Services)
2370 York Rd Suite B-1, Jamison, PA. 18929
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
Free Helpline: 877-256-2565 x: 101
Counseling Services for Individuals, Couples & Families (Private Practice- Secular)

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

Women Against Abuse
100 South Broad Street, Suite 1341, Philadelphia, PA 19110
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)

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