Training for school, law enforcement and corrections personnel
Substance abuse prevention
There are more than a dozen agencies in the city that focus on children and youth, including school and community programs.
Signs of Suicide (SOS) Program
Student Assistance Program (screening by mental health liaisons)
The city has numerous mental health resources, including inpatient psychiatric units, outpatient mental health services, and school-based mental health services. For information, contact https://cbhphilly.org/ at 1-215-413-3100.
Free Mental Health First Aid is also available via HealthyMindsPhilly.org
For Support groups: Survivors of Suicide
Additional information about resources in Philadelphia are available: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Philadelphia Chapter, 1-215-746-7256.
The Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Groups help loss survivors cope, connect, and work toward healing. Trained group facilitators are suicide loss survivors who know firsthand how difficult it can be to find your way after losing someone to suicide. The groups are open to anyone 18 years or older who is grieving a loss due to suicide. The groups are free and confidential.
Calendar Link for Support Groups sponsored by Healthy Minds Philly, DBHIDS, and Network of Care.
Support Groups Schedule