SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that ahead of, during and in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma it will open a 24-hour crisis line for all individuals in Puerto Rico and Florida affected by the storm and its aftermath.
The toll-free number to access free, confidential counseling services is 1-800-327-7451.
Magellan will provide free, confidential counseling services and other resources, such as referrals to local non-profit organizations, shelters and additional community-based support to assist individuals in Puerto Rico and Florida as they work to cope with the feelings of fear, sadness, anger and hopelessness related to these kinds of natural disasters.
In addition, tip sheets with resources specific to hurricane preparedness, response and recovery can be found on Magellan Health’s website.
Magellan Health provides specialized healthcare services, including behavioral health counseling and support, to millions of individuals across the country. Magellan opens its crisis lines during events such as this to help support the local community as it responds, reacts and rebuilds.