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KidsPeace


Contact Information

5300 Kidspeace Drive
Orefield, PA 18069-9101

1-800-257-3223 (Voice - Toll-free)
1-800-854-3123 (Voice - Toll-free)
1-888-574-3577 (Voice - Toll-free)

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Abstract

Since 1882, KidsPeace has been dedicated to creating opportunities for kids in crisis to become kids who overcome. Among the many services KidsPeace offer are: short-term acute inpatient psychiatric care for kids with the greatest needs; a 24-hour crisis information and intervention hotline that can be accessed by kids, parents and professionals across the U.S.; free referral service for families and professionals in need of critical care providers in their communities; and free educational seminars to help psychiatrists, psychologists and other service providers to better identify and address critical issues affecting kids. Residential services for child and adolescent males and females for issues related to sexual victimization, sexual abuse, depression/ self injurious behaviors, academic difficulties. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, The Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation.

Publications

Kids Place publish parenting resources for moms and dads who may be struggling with all types of parenting issues, grief packet for anyone experiencing grief, healthy eating information and advice to help battle childhood obesity, and brochures on suicide prevention. Fill out the KidsPeace Literature Form, https://www.kidspeace.org/aboutkidspeace.aspx?formid=774 to request KidsPeace materials, information about Life Space Crisis Intervention or subscribe to Healing MagazineŽ, the FREE biannual magazine for children's professionals and families.

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Audit

Date Entered: 1/1/1998
Date Edited: 3/15/2013
Date Revised: 12/7/2006 2:45:11 PM
Health Referral Number: HR2847
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