Resources

Local Resources

  • City of Philadelphia, Network of Care & Supports

    Community-Based web site for people with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse issues, their families and service providers.
  • Community Behavioral Health

    CBH is Philadelphia’s own managed care organization, to provide behavioral health coverage for persons on Medicaid.
  • Consumer Satisfaction Team

    Ensure that specific publicly supported and funded services meet the expressed wishes and needs of the consumers of those services and  that they promote maximal recovery of persons served.
  • Department of Behavioral Health/Intellectual Disabilities Services

    DBH provides services through a network of community providers while collaborating with the Philadelphia School District, child welfare and judicial systems, and other stakeholders.
  • HealthyMindsPhilly

    The Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services has put together a list of resources to help people connect with the right professional, peer, social, community-based and self-help care. These resources include important phone numbers and supports found in Philadelphia’s neighborhoods. Additional resources include public health initiatives, as well as a list of behavioral health articles and information/resources
  • Military: Healing Ajax

    A support group for friends and families of those who serve or have served in Iraq, Afghanistan & other wars, to learn and/or support their loved one who may be suffering from PTSD or other behavioral health issues
  • Military: Philadelphia Vet Center
  • Office of Addiction Services

    Administers, through its contracting process, a full spectrum of substance abuse treatment, prevention and intervention programs available to all Philadelphia residents.
  • The Philadelphia Alliance

    A professional society of more than forty specialized agencies working cooperatively, committed to improving the quality of mental health, mental retardation and drug and alcohol services through leadership and support of the human services system.
  • The Philadelphia Coalition of Community Behavioral Health/ Mental Retardation Centers

    Supporting the agencies that provide behavioral health and mental retardation services in Philadelphia.
  • Freda Kraftsow Sacks Family Resource Center

    The center offers a variety of books, articles, videos and handouts.  In addition, the center sponsors the annual Freda Kraftsow Sacks film event at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia.

    Einstein Behavioral Health Outpatient Center

    1200 W. Tabor Road,  Suite 100
    Philadelphia, PA 19141 215-951-9080

    Contact: Linda Myers
  • Philadelphia Coordinated Health Care (PCHC)

    Supports individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities in the Southeast Region of Pennsylvania.
  • Regional Suicide Prevention Task Force:

    Calendar of events and membership