Bradford County Resources

  • Behavioral Health

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    A Better Today, Inc.

    A Better Today, Inc. provides comprehensive outpatient treatment to adults, adolescents, their families, friends and significant others who are abusing or dependent upon alcohol or other drugs. Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs, A Better Today, Inc. operates five outpatient treatment facilities in Northeast Pennsylvania.

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    212 Main Street
    Tawanda, PA 18848
    (570) 265-6700

    Monday-Friday; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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    Bradford County Human Services

    Bradford County Human Services is the name given to the combined county agencies of Child Care Information System, Children and Youth Services, Drug and Alcohol, Mental Health, and Intellectual Disabilities. This office also administers the Human Services Development Fund and Homeless Assistance Program for the County Commissioners. The website also has links for each individual service, if more information would be helpful.

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    Northwestern Human Services

    NHS offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports, including: residential and housing options, site and clinic-based services, and community-based services. NHS operates throughout Pennsylvania, so please look online or call to find out which office is nearest to you.

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  • Housing

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    B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

    The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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    Bradford County Human Services

    Bradford County Human Services is the name given to the combined county agencies of Child Care Information System, Children and Youth Services, Drug and Alcohol, Mental Health, and Intellectual Disabilities. This office also administers the Human Services Development Fund and Homeless Assistance Program for the County Commissioners. The website also has links for each individual service, if more information would be helpful.

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS): Homeless Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DHS's Homeless Assistance Program is a government program which assists individuals who are currently homeless or at risk of eviction. Services include case management, rental assistance, emergency shelter services, and more. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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    Sayre Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible, our ministry is motivated by the love of God, and our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as we meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program we offer is rooted in our passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless. Among their services, Sayre Salvation Army offers rental assistance; food and clothing; senior services; and faith-based programs. For more information on the different programs and how to get assistance, please call during office hours.

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    314 S Elmer Ave.
    Sayre, PA 18840
    (570) 888-2153

    Monday; Closed; Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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  • Physical Health

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    B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

    The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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    PA Law Project

    The PA Health Law Project works to ensure everyone has access to health care. Outside of advocating for the right to health care, the Law Project provides free legal services to any low-income resident of Pennsylvania having difficulty accessing publicly funded health care, whose health care has been terminated or reduced, or who have been denied Medicare (or similar health care programming). Additionally, the Law Project helps eligible residents apply for Medicare, responds to issues of denial of service (i.e. for prescriptions), and anyone struggling with their health care costs. The only requirement is income related, otherwise, the program is nondiscriminatory - there is a helpline which can be utilized for base information by anyone, regardless of income. If you're in need of assistance, or have a question take advantage of the helpline by dialing: 1-800-274-3258

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  • Food and Clothing

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    B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

    The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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    Feeding Pennsylvania

    Feeding Pennsylvania is a partnership among Feeding America food banks across the state. In order to find food banks in your area, please visit the website and use the food bank locator.

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    (717) 724-3194

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    Sayre Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible, our ministry is motivated by the love of God, and our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as we meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program we offer is rooted in our passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless. Among their services, Sayre Salvation Army offers rental assistance; food and clothing; senior services; and faith-based programs. For more information on the different programs and how to get assistance, please call during office hours.

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    314 S Elmer Ave.
    Sayre, PA 18840
    (570) 888-2153

    Monday; Closed; Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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  • Senior Services

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    B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

    The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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    BeST Transit

    BeST TRANSIT operates a Door-to-Door transportation program for Bradford, Sullivan and Tioga counties. There are general public fixed routes and door-to-door shared routes. “Shared Ride” means that the service is open to the public but is not a taxi service. The Shared Ride service will pick you up at your door and transport you to your destination. Since the service is “Shared Ride”, there may be other persons on the vehicle besides you or the driver may need to pick up other passengers prior to dropping you off at your destination. Door-to-door shared rides are open to seniors, people with disabilities, and people with a Medical Assistance (MA) Card. General public has to pay a fee each way. Seniors ride free thanks to the Pennsylvania Lottery! For more information about the routes and how to schedule a ride, please call or check out the website!

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    27824 Route 220
    Athens, PA 18810
    (570) 888-7330

    Please call ahead to find out hours of operation.

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    Sayre Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible, our ministry is motivated by the love of God, and our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as we meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program we offer is rooted in our passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless. Among their services, Sayre Salvation Army offers rental assistance; food and clothing; senior services; and faith-based programs. For more information on the different programs and how to get assistance, please call during office hours.

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    314 S Elmer Ave.
    Sayre, PA 18840
    (570) 888-2153

    Monday; Closed; Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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  • Government Assistance/Public Benefits

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    B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

    The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit agency that serves as a resource for all seniors and their families in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania. Our goal is to provide information and connections to services to help people remain an independent as possible, for as long as possible.

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    Bradford County Human Services

    Bradford County Human Services is the name given to the combined county agencies of Child Care Information System, Children and Youth Services, Drug and Alcohol, Mental Health, and Intellectual Disabilities. This office also administers the Human Services Development Fund and Homeless Assistance Program for the County Commissioners. The website also has links for each individual service, if more information would be helpful.

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    COMPASS

    COMPASS is an online application for Pennsylvanians to apply for health and human services programs. The application includes Health Care benefits such as Medical Assistance, CHIP, and Medicaid for Former Foster Care Youth. The application also includes Home and Community Based Services Referrals such as Early Intervention Services, Intellectual Disability Services, and Autism Services. Additionally, COMPASS includes Home and Community Based Living Services, Cash Assistance, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), SNAP (food stamps), and other benefits.

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    (800) 451-5886

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    PA Law Project

    The PA Health Law Project works to ensure everyone has access to health care. Outside of advocating for the right to health care, the Law Project provides free legal services to any low-income resident of Pennsylvania having difficulty accessing publicly funded health care, whose health care has been terminated or reduced, or who have been denied Medicare (or similar health care programming). Additionally, the Law Project helps eligible residents apply for Medicare, responds to issues of denial of service (i.e. for prescriptions), and anyone struggling with their health care costs. The only requirement is income related, otherwise, the program is nondiscriminatory - there is a helpline which can be utilized for base information by anyone, regardless of income. If you're in need of assistance, or have a question take advantage of the helpline by dialing: 1-800-274-3258

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    Social Security Administration

    Social Security has provided financial protection for our nation's people for over 80 years. Chances are, you either receive Social Security benefits or know someone who does. With retirement, disability, and survivors benefits, Social Security is one of the most successful anti-poverty programs in our nation's history. We are passionate about supporting our customers by delivering financial support, providing superior customer service, and ensuring the safety and security of your information — helping you secure today and tomorrow.

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    120 Merchant Street
    Ambridge, PA 15003
    1-800-772-1213

    Monday-Friday; 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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  • Transportation

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    BeST Transit

    BeST TRANSIT operates a Door-to-Door transportation program for Bradford, Sullivan and Tioga counties. There are general public fixed routes and door-to-door shared routes. “Shared Ride” means that the service is open to the public but is not a taxi service. The Shared Ride service will pick you up at your door and transport you to your destination. Since the service is “Shared Ride”, there may be other persons on the vehicle besides you or the driver may need to pick up other passengers prior to dropping you off at your destination. Door-to-door shared rides are open to seniors, people with disabilities, and people with a Medical Assistance (MA) Card. General public has to pay a fee each way. Seniors ride free thanks to the Pennsylvania Lottery! For more information about the routes and how to schedule a ride, please call or check out the website!

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    27824 Route 220
    Athens, PA 18810
    (570) 888-7330

    Please call ahead to find out hours of operation.

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  • Education

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    Bradford County Action, Inc.

    Bradford County Action, Inc., is a non-profit organization that provides programs for adults and youth. Bradford County Action, Inc. provides academic brush up for those entering employment and classroom training; GED® Classes; and employability workshops available at the PA CareerLink® in Towanda, PA. PA CareerLink® also has computers available on a self serve basis. Intensive job search services are available for those who have completed employability workshops. Services include: individualized professional resume preparation; intensive assistance with job search activities; and training sponsorship. In addition, Bradford County Action, Inc. may provide sponsorship of up to 2 years of full time college or vocational training to those who meet eligibility and training requirements.

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    500 William Street
    Towanda, PA 18848
    (570) 265-4434 info@bradfordcountyaction.org

    Monday; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Tuesday; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; Wednesday; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; Thursday; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; Friday: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm.

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  • Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

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    Bradford County Action, Inc.

    Bradford County Action, Inc., is a non-profit organization that provides programs for adults and youth. Bradford County Action, Inc. provides academic brush up for those entering employment and classroom training; GED® Classes; and employability workshops available at the PA CareerLink® in Towanda, PA. PA CareerLink® also has computers available on a self serve basis. Intensive job search services are available for those who have completed employability workshops. Services include: individualized professional resume preparation; intensive assistance with job search activities; and training sponsorship. In addition, Bradford County Action, Inc. may provide sponsorship of up to 2 years of full time college or vocational training to those who meet eligibility and training requirements.

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    500 William Street
    Towanda, PA 18848
    (570) 265-4434 info@bradfordcountyaction.org

    Monday; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Tuesday; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; Wednesday; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; Thursday; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; Friday: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm.

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    CareerLink

    PA CareerLink is a free, one-stop shop with highly trained staff ready to assist you with your job search, whether you're looking for your first job or to advance your career. Their services include: resume workshops, career counseling, job search assistance, interview skills training, skills assessment, job fairs, computer training, free access to a computer lab, and career exploration. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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    Cover Letter Template

    The attached resource is provided to assist in creating a cover letter to gain employment.

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    Resume Template

    The attached resource is provided to assist in creating a resume to gain employment.

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  • Voter Registration

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    Bradford County Election Bureau/Voter Registration

    The Bradford County election office is responsible for the administration of the election laws which includes voter registration and two elections per year. This office is responsible for all new voter registrations in the county and any changes to current registrations such as addresses, name or party affiliation, and the canceling of voter’s records with regards to those who have moved or are deceased.

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  • Life Skills Training

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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  • Case Management

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    Northwest Human Services (NHS)

    With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs. Among their services, NHS provides outpatient mental health treatment; psychiatric/socialization rehabilitation; case management/recovery coaching; short- and long-term behavioral health treatment programs; outpatient treatment for substance use disorders; comprehensive clinical, evidence-based practices; and therapeutic programs.

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS): Homeless Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DHS's Homeless Assistance Program is a government program which assists individuals who are currently homeless or at risk of eviction. Services include case management, rental assistance, emergency shelter services, and more. Please visit the website to find your local office.

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  • Identification Documents

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    PennDOT Locations Info Center

    If you are looking to obtain a state-issued photo ID, you can use the attached PDF to find the nearest PennDOT location, its hours of operation, and what materials are required in order to obtain photo ID. Please refer to the attached document for more information on how to search PennDOT’s website.

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  • Faith-based

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    Sayre Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible, our ministry is motivated by the love of God, and our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ as we meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Every program we offer is rooted in our passion to serve God by serving the lost, the vulnerable, the needy, the poor, the hurting, the helpless, and the hopeless. Among their services, Sayre Salvation Army offers rental assistance; food and clothing; senior services; and faith-based programs. For more information on the different programs and how to get assistance, please call during office hours.

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    314 S Elmer Ave.
    Sayre, PA 18840
    (570) 888-2153

    Monday; Closed; Tuesday-Friday; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

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