The Department of Drug & Alcohol Services has been designated by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Dauphin County Commissioners as the Single County Authority (SCA) to plan, implement, and monitor local addictions prevention, intervention, and treatment services. The Department plans and coordinates the type of services for each part of the county and different client needs. These services are purchased from private subcontracting agencies.

The goal of all services provided by this Department is to increase the self-sufficiency of clients and communities.

Priority Populations

  • Pregnant Women
  • Injection drug users
  • Women with Children
  • Overdose Survivors
  • Veterans