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Consultation and resources available to local community
FRISCO, Texas – May 11, 2022 – Magellan Health, Inc. today announced that it will open a complimentary 24-hour crisis line for individuals impacted by the wildfires in New Mexico.
The toll-free number to access free, confidential consultation services is 1-800-327-7451.
Magellan confidential consultation services are offered at no charge to the community to assist individuals as they work to cope with the feelings of fear, sadness, anger, or hopelessness related to these kinds of natural disasters. Crisis line callers may also seek information and guidance to other available resources, such as community-based support.
Tip sheets with resources specific to trauma and steps towards recovery can be found on Magellan Health’s website here.
- How to cope after a traumatic event: English | Spanish
- Helping children cope after a traumatic event: English | Spanish
- Supporting employees during traumatic events: English | Spanish
In addition, resources specific to disasters, emergency preparedness, response, and recovery can be found on Ready.gov.
Magellan Health, Inc., is a leader in managing complex population health, concentrating on all areas across healthcare and pharmaceutical management. Specializing in healthcare services, including behavioral health counseling and support, to millions of individuals across the country, Magellan opens its crisis lines during events such as this to help support the local community as it responds, reacts and rebuilds.
Media Contact: Lilly Ackley, firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 507-1923