Sheryl VanSteenbergen – Personal / Social Counselor
Nebraska Family Helpline – 1-888-866-8660One phone call can now connect Nebraska families to the help they need when dealing with their children’s behavioral health problems. This new service is available 24/7/365, providing assistance to families with a youth experiencing a behavioral health challenges. Trained Helpline operators screen calls to assess immediate safety needs, identify the potential level of a behavioral health crisis, make recommendations or referrals to appropriate resources, and help callers connect to emergency resources or providers. www.nebraskafamilyhelpline.ne.gov
Heartland Family Services: individual, group, family counseling services. Sliding fee scale, accepts most insurance and Medicaid.
Phone: 402-339-2544 or 402-552-7272 www.heartlandfamilyservice.org
Immanuel Mental Health: acute inpatient treatment for children with behavioral or psychological disorders that require a high level of care.
Phone: 402-572-2016 www.alegent.com
Lutheran Family Services: mental health and substance abuse treatment for the whole family. Sliding fee scale, accepts most insurance and Medicaid.
Phone: 402-592-0639 www.lfsneb.org
UNMC Eating Disorders Unit: Inpatient and outpatient levels of treatment for adolescents and adults with an eating disorder.
Phone: 402-559-5524 www.eatingdisorder-help.info
Children’s Family Support Center: Psychological testing and mental health treatment for children and their family.
Phone: 402-955-3900 www.chsomaha.org
Capstone Behavioral Health: Mental health and substance abuse counseling, family support work, parent education, psychological services, and in-home services.
Phone: 402-614-8444 www.capstonebehavioralhealth.com
Kid’s Inc: Therapeutic services for children and adolescents with a variety of specialized needs.
Positive Alternatives: Toll free referral system for pregnancy testing, limited ultra sounds, women’s health education, maternity and infant supplies, medical care, and parenting options.
Phone: 1-800-877-4747 www.positivealternatives.org
AAA Pregnancy Counseling: Free and confidential pregnancy counseling, pregnancy and STD testing and treatment.
Phone: 402-397-0600 www.aaacpc.com
Drugs and Alcohol:
Drug Hotline: To report illegal activity
PRIDE Omaha: Parenting resources and information on drug education.
Phone: 402-397-3309 www.pride.org
Partnership for Drug Free America Hotline: Help for parents who suspect their child is using drugs.
Al-anon/Alateen: Support group for families affected by alcoholism.
Phone: 402-553-5033 or 1-800-ALCOHOL
Valley Hope Ralston: Chemical dependency evaluations and substance abuse treatment.
This free 24-hour service is available to all active duty, Guard, and Reserve members and their families. Consultants provide information and make referrals on a wide range of issues. Up to six free face-to-face counseling sessions are also available. Call 1-800-342-9647 or go to www.militaryonesource.com Provided by the Department of Defense.
Poison Control Center: 402-354-5555
Missing Youth Hotline: 402-289-4401
Nebraska AIDS project: 402-552-9255 (free testing and counseling)
Chicano Awareness Center: 402-733-2720
One World Community Health Clinic: 402-734-4110 (free health clinic)