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Resources

…Services (DBHIDS) 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. Don't see what you're looking for?  Feel free to send us an email so we can…


Holiday Spirit, Now and Year Round

…Services As the weather turns colder, and the holidays beckon, one group of DBHIDS staff and providers are gearing up for the most intense time of the year. Winter, colder temperatures, and ‘Code Blue’s mean that people who live on our streets must take extraordinary measures to survive. But the…


What is Mental Health First Aid…for Youth?

…Services Knowing the difference between typical adolescent behavior, and behaviors that should be cause for concern can be difficult to assess for parents, family members, and for those who care for our youth.


Resources: Veteran Resources

…Service Center - This is a local nonprofit in the Philadelphia area that provides a comprehensive resource center available to all veterans in need. Veterans Philadelphia House - This is a place where veterans currently commuting daily between the Philadelphia VA medical center  and their homes in other parts of Pennsylvania can stay and…


Resources: Family Resources

…Services provides and promotes safety, permanency, and well-being for children and youth at risk of abuse, neglect and delinquency. Location: 1515 Arch Street, Philadelphia PA 19102 To Report Abuse or Neglect Call: 215-683-6100  State Child Abuse Reporting Number: 1-800-932-0313  DHS General Information and Customer Service: 215-683- 4DHS (4347) Child Abuse…


To be an Inspiration to Others is my Calling

…My belief in Jesus Christ has given me hope and opportunities beyond my wildest dreams. Growing up I was a nervous kid, fearful of having responsibilities that I was asked to perform, even simple ones. I thought I didn’t have the ability to complete the tasks. Even worse, I was often…


Homeless Safety a Heightened Issue During Summer Months

…homelessness in Philadelphia, using street corners, transit hubs and parks as shelter. Heavily-traveled areas, particularly in and around Center City, reveal the faces of this sad reality. And while being homeless can be devastating enough for an individual, the problem is only compounded for those who are also living with…