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These numbers provide free, confidential crisis intervention for some of the following areas: Suicide, Discrimination, Pregnancy, Mourning, Domestic Violence, Loneliness, depression, sexual assault, school, family issues and other problems.

Real Crisis : 1-800-913-6109

Wayne County Hotline : 919-735-HELP

USA National Suicide Hotlines : 1-800-SUICIDE, 1800-273-TALK

Local Resources:

Wayne County Mental Health Association

Programs include: Lunch & Learn, Classroom Management workshops, Newsletters presented to new mothers that address mental & physical milestones during the first year of life, and Operation Santa Claus which provides gifts to residents at Wayne County care facilities.

http://mha-wc.org/

A Small Miracle

Services for children & adults with Autism and other special needs. Provides behavioral consultation, CAP workers, family training and more.

http://www.asmallmiracleinc.com/

Easter Seals

Provides education, outreach and advocacy for people with Autism and other disabilities.

Goldsboro Contact: 919-587-0001

http://www.easterseals.com/site/PageServer

Statewide Resources:

Disabilities Rights of North Carolina : 1-800-821-6922

Works to improve the lives of people with disabilities by protecting their rights. It is part of a nationwide protection and advocacy system.

http://www.disabilityrightsnc.org

Exceptional Children?s Assistance Center : 1-800-962-6817

Provides free information and assistance with educational issues to parents of children with disabilities. Offers workshops, a lending library, newsletter, and a Parent Information Line answered by parents.

http://www.ecac-parentcenter.org

Family Support Network of North Carolina : 1-800-852 - 0042

Free statewide information and referral service, parent-to-parent programs, and workshops for parents of children with disabilities.

http://www.fsnnc.org/

List of Private Agencies:

WCPS does not endorse any of the following agencies, this list is provided for informational purposes only.

Thera-Peds: 919-739-9041

Wayne Psychiatric Associate, PA: 919-734-8604

Waynesboro Family Clinic: 919-734-6676

http://www.waynesborofamilyclinic.com/

Tranquility: 919-751-8989

Waynesborough Psychological Services: 919-736-7900

Newsome & Associates: 919-739-9992

Residential Facilities:

Cherry Hospital :

Psychiatric Hospital in Goldsboro , NC . Admits adolescents age 13 and up.

http://www.cherryhospital.org/

O?Berry Center:

Neuro-Medical Treatment facility located in Goldsboro , NC . Provides long-term residential care for people with developmental disabilities.

http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dsohf/oberry/

Witaker PRTF:

Long-term facility for teens 13-17 who are experiencing severe and persistent emotional challenges. Located in Butner , NC .

http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dsohf/services/whitaker.htm

Wright School :

Residential facility for children 6-12 with serious emotional and behavioral disturbances. Located in Durham , NC .

http://www.wrightschool.org/

Brynn Marr

Private Hospital located in Jacksonville , NC . Short-term care for children, adolescents and adults with: severe emotional problems, mental illness, substance abuse and developmental disabilities.

http://www.brynnmarr.org/

Holly Hill

Private Hospital located in Raleigh , NC . Care for children, adolescents and adults and addresses emotional, behavioral and substance abuse issues.

http://www.hollyhillhospital.com/
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