Wise Options

Click here for a PDF of crisis hotline posters.  Take one to work for the break room.  Take one to your place of worship for the bulletin board.  Make sure that all victims have access to help.

Wise Options is a safe haven and source of support for the people of Lycoming County, giving help and hope to women, men and children surviving domestic violence, sexual assault and other violent crimes. Free and confidential services are provided by Wise Options 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Trained staff and volunteers provide immediate support and information to help clients deal with crisis and offer follow-up assistance to cope with ongoing related issues. 

Direct action services are provided by Wise Options for domestic violence, sexual assault and victim services. Wise Options also provides a large array of community education awareness programs available to groups of all ages. 

Wise Options is based on empowerment of individuals; on redefining and elaborating the rights of the oppressed; and working toward a society in which there is peace, justice, freedom, dignity and equality for all people.

All Wise Options services are free and confidential.

If you are in a state of crisis, please call 1-800-326-8483 or (570) 323-8167.

 Wise Options Services Include:

Emergency Shelter    
Legal Advocacy  
• Protection From Abuse Orders (PFA)  
Community Education Programs

Wise Options is a partner program of the Lycoming County United Way.