National Alliance on Mental Illness Philadelphia


Crisis Response Center

24 hours a day/7 days a week

FOR ALL CHILDREN AND TEEN-AGERS (under age 18), please go to
Einstein Hospital at Germantown Community Center, 1 Penn Blvd.

Einstein Hospital at Germantown Community Center
Assesses Children City Wide
1 Penn Blvd. Phila. 19144

Crisis Response Center Advocacy Project

CRC-AP provides on site support, referrals, and direct sdvocacy for Philadelphia families/caregivers of children and youth admitted to the Crisis Response Center.

Einstein Hospital at Germantown Community Center
Third Floor
1 Penn Blvd. Phila. 19144
215-951-8835;  267-974-1557;  215-667-9659
(Spanish available)

Parents Involved Network (PIN)


Parents Involved Network (PIN) is a peer-to-peer run program that assists parents/caregivers of children and adolescents with behavioral health challenges.  PIN provides information, support, referrals and advocacy; assists parents/caregivers to acquire services from all state, local, or private child-serving systems.

Parent Empowerment for Advocacy through Knowledge - PEAK

Parent Empowerment through Advocacy & Knowledge (PEAK) is a series of peer-led, culturally competent, neighborhood-based training sessions utilizing established community organizations to educate parents/caregivers about resources and to become self advocates.  
Philadelphia County 267-507-3872

Parenting Plus Program

Parenting Plus provides parenting skills classes to parents with mental health conditions. Classes consist of 10 or 12 weekly sessions conducted throughout the year. Classes are offered in a nurturing environment and facilitated by trained family professionals. The goal of the classes is to provide parents with the skills, tools and supports they may need to help them parent their children with loving and caring guidance. Parents can refer themselves or be referred by an agency.
1211 Chestnut St. Philadelphia PA 19107
Philadelphia County 267-507-3872

NAMI Child & Adolescent Action Center (CAAC)

Research, Services & Treatment
Schools and Education
Juvenile Justice & Child Welfare
Federal and State Policy & Legislation
For Parents, Caregivers & Youth

Click here to link to NAMI Child & Adolescent Action Center.

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