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COVID-19 Information for Individuals

On this page, you'll find information and resources for individuals with a substance use disorder or individuals who are in recovery during COVID-19 mitigation.

Get help now hotline • 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Looking for a treatment provider? The Get Help Now Hotline is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year treatment referral service staffed by trained professionals who will stay on the phone with the caller until a treatment provider with an opening is identified. In addition to the hotline, text (717-216-0905) and chat options are available.

Online recovery meetings

Many organizations are offering online meetings while social distancing is being recommended.

Unity Recovery created policies and procedures for digital recovery meeting hosts, co-hosts, and chat moderators.

Free podcasts

Online resources/guidance

Mobile apps for recovery

  • RecoveryLink: Online platform where you can search daily recovery meetings, physical activities, meditations, and more via your smartphone or computer.
  • Addiction Policy Forum’s Connections Mobile App will help connect you with trained counselors and peers, access e-therapy, and more.
  • WEconnect app: Helps with scheduling routines to stay active in recovery.
  • Sober Grid mobile app: Resource for tracking and sharing progress with others, and giving/receiving peer support.

Pennsylvania supports for citizens