If you need help with a mental health crisis, call 215-685-6440 for immediate, secure, 24-hour support.
Call the Mental Health Delegate Line if you are seeking help for yourself, a family member, a friend, etc. (available 24-Hours a day, 7 days a week) to obtain the following service(s):
Information, consultation, guidance, technical advice and referral
A Mobile Crisis Team for on-site assessment and intervention
Referral to a nearby Crisis Response Center for evaluation, treatment and recovery services
Deployment of a Crisis Specialist to provide appropriate support and related service for a limited period of time to a person in their own home who is experiencing a significant crisis
Applications for Involuntary Emergency Examination and Treatment for Persons who have a mental disability, are a danger to themselves or others and refuse to accept treatment
A short term mental health crisis residence providing intervention for various psychiatric stress conditions
A Community Response Team for communities experiencing violence and other traumatic events to foster resilience by offering support, crisis counseling, psychological first aid, psycho-education and referral for other appropriate services.
ADAPT’s main function is to manage referrals and admissions to Extended Acute Care, (EAC) inpatient psychiatric units as well as coordinate with others regarding Norristown State Hospital referrals. Additionally, ADAPT provides support to the EAC’s with connections to community resources for consumers in discharge planning.
To contact the ADAPT Unit or to check on the status of a referral call: 215-923-7021