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If you, or someone you care about is having a problem with drugs or alcohol and lives in Northampton County there are several basic ways to get help:

  • Northampton County Drug & Alcohol Division- Located at 2801 Emrick Blvd, Bethlehem, PA 18020. 610-829-4725. A case manager is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm to provide you with assistance on accessing services for substance abuse. If you do not have health insurance and are in financial need, this office may also help you get the funding for the services that are necessary. 

    If you are calling after 5:00 pm, on a weekend, or a holiday and need immediate assistance, contact Emergency Services at 610-252-9060.
  • Lehigh Valley Drug & Alcohol Intake Unit- Located at 100 N. 3rd Street, Suite 401, Easton, PA 18042. 610-923-0394. The Intake Unit is the contracted drug and alcohol assessment provider for Northampton County. Their office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. In addition to an assessment, the Intake Unit will work with the County to obtain funding for treatment for those who do not have health insurance or are underinsured. The assessors will also assist with locating a treatment provider and placement into treatment if recommended.
  • If you have health insurance, including medical assistance, there should be a phone number on your insurance card that you can call to find out how to access services. The card may say, “For Behavioral Health Services” or “For Drug and Alcohol Services” or “For Substance Abuse Services” call the number provided.
  • If it is after regular business hours and it is a medical emergency, call 911 or seek help at your local hospital emergency room.


    Northampton SCA services are prioritized in the following order: Pregnant Injecting Drug Users, Pregnant Substance Users, Injecting Drug Users, Overdose survivors, and Veterans.

    Admissions and the provision of services and referrals of residents shall be made without regard to age, sex, color, race, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, or lifestyle.

    Northampton County SCA ensures that all Priority Populations will be given preferential treatment for services.

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