Community Intervention Shelter
445 N. 6th Ave
Scranton, PA - 18503
CIC serves as a day shelter for displaced and / or homeless individuals providing telephone contact, mail privileges, daily storage and late afternoon nourishments as well as vital continual community contact in a non threatening sober environment.
Maintains Supportive Housing Program.
Distributes sleeping bags and food.
Drug and Alcohol Services
Daily Educational Video
Weekly 12 Step Self-help meeting.
Crisis intervention, information and referral.
Detox and inpatient treatment referral.
Disaffiliated individuals in need of situational advisement and medical, mental health, drug and alcohol, housing and appropriate social service referrals are provided professional interventions utilizing a non threatening and gingerly approach.
Inpatient referral to dually diagnosed (MISA**) treatment facilities and follow up case-managment services are provided to individuals in mental health/chemical dependency crisis.
HIV education and confidential testing available on site.