Welcome to Contact Altoona

CONTACT Altoona is a telephone helpline service providing listening services, reassurance calls, crisis intervention, and information and referral services to the community. Telephones are staffed 365 days a year by trained volunteers who are prepared to offer stability in times of confusion and to assist people of all ages to resolve their own problems and develop their inner resources. All services are free and confidential.

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News and Events

PA 2-1-1 Accessible by Web and Phone -- Feb 17th '16

Dial 2-1-1 in the Counties of Blair, Bedford, Cambria, or Somerset or visit PA 211 to find help with health and human service needs. PA 2-1-1 is a comprehensive...


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Kate Kilcoyne's "Run for a Reason" on May 1st -- Mar 28th '16

Please help support Kate Kilcoyne in her Run for a Reason to benefit the programs and services of Contact Altoona ......visit https://www.crowdrise.com/run-for-a-reason


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CONTACT Altoona presents Mike Reid in Concert -- Feb 17th '16

Save the Date and Reserve your Seats Now.... Saturday May 7th 2016. In celebrating 34 years of helpline service to the community, the legendary singer and songwriter Mike Reid will return to Altoona for “CONTACT Altoona Presents Mike Reid in...


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"Holiday Fundraiser Winner" -- Nov 25th '15

Thank you to those who bought and/or sold these fundraiser tickets. Your support of CONTACT Altoona is very much appreciated.
CONTACT Altoona’s Fall Fundraiser was for an evening of music and dining at the Altoona Symphony and Finelli’s Italian...


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“Enjoy the Holidays- Fundraiser -- Oct 5th '15

CONTACT Altoona presents “Enjoy the Holidays- An Evening of Fine Music and Dining”
Winning ticket receives fine dining experience at Finelli’s Italian Villa ($200 value) and Altoona Symphony Orchestra 4 Tickets for the December 5th 7:30pm “Home for...


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