Mental Health Resources in the Philadelphia and Main Line Area
In Cases of Emergency – Dial 911
For urgent issues, Philadelphia has 24-hour Crisis Response Centers (CRCs).
Information can be found at DBHIDS or by calling 215-686-4420. The Philadelphia Mobile Treatment team can be reached at 215-685-6440. If any of these numbers do not work, call 911.
- Drug and Alcohol Treatment Hotline — 1-800-662-HELP
- National Child Abuse Hotline — 1-800-4-A-CHILD
- National Domestic Violence Hotline — 1-800-799-7233
- National Suicide Hotline — 1-800-784-2433
Support for Patients and Family Members
Mood Disorders, Anxiety & ADHD:
- National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) — www.nami.org
- Patient and Family Support and Education
- Anxiety and Depression Association of America — www.adaa.org
- Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance — www.dbsalliance.org
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention — www.afsp.org
- Attention Deficit Disorder Association — www.add.org
Finding a Mental Health Provider
- Local Hospitals – Ask for the Department of Psychiatry, if they are taking new patients or have recommendations for providers. They often keep lists of providers who accept insurance in the area.
- Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania — (215) 662-4000
- Johns Hopkins Hospital — (410) 955-5000
- Temple University Hospital — (215) 707-2000
- Thomas Jefferson University — (215) 955-6000