SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that it will open a free 24-hour crisis line for all individuals on the Hawaiian island of Kauai who were affected by the recent flooding 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 Hawai’i 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 flooding and steps towards recovery can be found on Magellan Health’s website.
- How to prepare for a flood
- Trauma in the community
- Recognizing and reducing anxiety in times of crisis
- Reactions to traumatic events
- Responding to children and youth after traumatic events
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.