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

"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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"Business Before Hours" on October 16th -- Sep 30th '15

CONTACT Altoona invites you to attend “Business Before Hours” through the Blair County Chamber of Commerce on Friday October 16th from 7:30amm to 9:00am hosted at the Administrative Offices of CONTACT Altoona. What a great way to start the day! ...

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Volunteer Training Classes begin Sept. 28th -- Sep 1st '15

If you like to help other people, CONTACT Altoona needs you!!! A CONTACT Altoona volunteer provides valuable services to the community. The training program at CONTACT Altoona prepares people like you for telephone duty on CONTACT Altoona's...

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Winning Ticket...2nd Annual Grand Slam Raffle -- Jul 6th '15

Thank you for your support of the 2nd Annual CONTACT Altoona Grand Slam Raffle. On Thursday, July 2…the third day into our drawing for a Grand Slam winner…the 7pm lottery number was 704. The winning ticket holder/buyer was Rob Horon of Altoona, and...

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