Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 12/17/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at White Deer Run Treatment Network to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at White Deer Run Treatment Network.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Lebanon, PA’s Local Drug & Alcohol Support Groups

12-Step Support Near Lebanon, PA

Across the nation, 12-Step programming is widely recognized for how it has helped numerous individuals overcome drug and alcohol addictions. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings will introduce you to the 12-Steps, as well as support you as you work to implement them into your life. The support you can obtain through this community connection can help you continue to achieve success in your recovery.

Local Resources

When you complete professional treatment, your providers will supply you with an aftercare plan that will help you maintain your recovery. In most instances, this plan will include encouragement to participate in 12-Step programming such as AA or NA.

As you transition out of treatment and begin attending meetings, you will be given the opportunity to talk about your experiences in an anonymous setting, as well as learn as others share their experiences with addiction. Doing so can help elicit life-saving insights, healthy coping abilities, and an unmatched sense of support.

To find meetings in Lebanon County, please visit the links below:

Groups for Depression & Bipolar Disorder

Should you also be experiencing symptoms of depression and/or bipolar disorder, Lebanon County also has options for support groups that you can attend. Connecting with others who are personally impacted by the effects of either of these disorders can help you better manage your symptoms, as well as give you an appropriate outlet. To locate support groups for depression and/or bipolar disorder, please click on the link below:

Depression and Bipolar Support

For Loved Ones

Watching someone you care for experience drug and alcohol addiction can be heartbreaking, frustrating, and upsetting. You might begin to feel worn down and hopeless by your efforts to help your loved one make positive changes. It is important that during this difficult time, you do not neglect your own needs. By reaching out for community support, you can take care of your own wellbeing so that you can be an effective influence in your loved one’s life.

Al-Anon is a 12-Step based program that is geared towards helping the loved ones of an addict or an alcoholic. By attending Al-Anon meetings, you can gather with those who are affected by this disease and share your experiences as you listen to those of others. Al-Anon has the power to help you put words to the emotions you are feeling, find healthier ways to cope, and feel the love and support you need to keep going.

To find an Al-Anon meeting near you, please click below:

Making the Most of Meetings

When you decide on meetings in your area that you feel are right for you, it can be helpful to participate in them as much as possible so that you can receive the greatest benefits. Throughout Lebanon, PA, citizens have utilized AA, NA, Al-Anon, and other support groups to overcome several challenges, and you can, too. When you are feeling stable in your recovery, you can provide that same support to the community.

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An assessment is an important first step toward treatment of and recovery from addiction.