mental health


HEALTHY MINDS PHILLY is an online tool and resource designed to support and improve the mental health and well-being of all Philadelphians, regardless of zip code, insurance, or income status.  

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7)

Chat live with someone from the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7)

Call 800-273-TALK (8255);  YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

Crisis Text Line 

A free, 24/7 support for those in any crisis. If you text “HOME” to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, you will be connected to a trained Crisis Counselor.

Call 911; Go to your local crisis response center; Go immediately to the nearest hospital emergency room.

NAMI Philadelphia WARMline

A safe and confidential number to call for resources, support, education, and HOPE! 267-687-4381 *OPTION 1 (Operated by the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Philadelphia, PA)

The City of Philadelphia, through DBHIDS, operates a 24-hour telephone hotline to assist people and their families dealing with behavioral health emergencies: 215-685-6440


Philadelphia Suicide and Crisis Intervention Hotline

(215) 686-4420


Mental Health Delegate Hotline

Involuntary Mental Health Commitments

Mobile Emergency Team

Crisis Response Centers

Information, Consultation and Technical Advice

Phone: 215-685-6440

Seven (7) days a week/24 hours per day


Call 24/7 - if you are looking for help for yourself, a family member, and/or a friend.


CBH non-Emergency Services 24/7 Hotline: 888-545-2600

TTY number: 888-436-7482

Intellectual Disability Services

Phone: 215-685-5900

Veteran Crisis Line

Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves. Call 1-800-273-8255, text 838255, or live chat