Anyone can call the POWER Line, including women or men who are struggling with substance use and those concerned about a loved one.


Category: Program Updates

COVID-19 Update to Services (June 4, 2021)

If you or someone you know is having trouble with alcohol or other drugs, help is available. Call the POWER Line at 412-243-8755.  POWER House, our 26-bed residential treatment program in Swissvale, continues to operate and accept new clients. POWER House reviews and adjusts their specific procedures and protocols as needed, keeping the staff and clients apprised. Fully vaccinated clients and staff are no longer required to wear masks in the House. All Intake screenings

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COVID-19 Update to Services

Click to read the latest update from Feb 1, 2021 Treatment for substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders as well as recovery support services are available and can be safely provided! As of Aug. 17, 2020:  All Intake services are provided by telephone.  Intake Specialists conduct urgent care screenings, refer clients for critical medical and/or mental health services when indicated, and schedule all level of care assessments. Call the POWER Line at 412-243-8755.  Assessments

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squirrel hill health center

Squirrel Hill Health Center Offering Primary Care On-Site to POWER Clients

Squirrel Hill Health Center now provides primary care appointments to POWER clients on-site at our Penn West location. Evidence shows that holistic care leads to better overall outcomes for women in recovery. Annual doctor’s visits and checkups for chronic conditions often fall to the wayside when someone has an active substance use disorder. Because of stigma and shame, many women don’t talk about their substance use if they do see a doctor. As a result,

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