DBHIDS in the News

When mental health crises require more than a phone conversation, these mobile units come to help

Philadelphia Inquirer   -   October 4, 2022 - Latest News

Most calls to crisis lines are resolved on the phone. But when a call needs...

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DBHIDS Commissioner Statement on Incident During Philadelphia’s July 4 Celebration

July 5, 2022 - Latest News

Before the chilling images from the July 4 Highland Park shooting that left...

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DBHIDS Statement on Fatal Shootings Near South Street

June 6, 2022 - Latest News

Unprecedented. Overwhelming. Heartbreaking. The words are beginning to feel...

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DBHIDS Statement on Recent School Tragedies

May 25, 2022 - Latest News

Days after a series of ruthless, racially motivated acts in Buffalo, N.Y., ...

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DBHIDS Statement on Racial and Ethnic Violence

May 25, 2022 - Latest News

The City of Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual d...

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month; DBHIDS is Here to Help

May 2, 2022 - Latest News

READ ENTIRE NEWS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release: May 2, 2022 C...

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Immigrant and Refugee Wellness Academy Now Accepting Applications

February 15, 2022 - Latest News

The City of Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual d...

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COVID Town Hall for Providers: Video and FAQ

January 21, 2022 - Latest News

NEW! FAQ added Feb. 11  On Jan. 21, DBHIDS hosted a Town Hall in collabora...

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DBHIDS Annual Report

December 5, 2021 - Latest News

DBHIDS Annual Report: 2019-2020 DBHIDS Annual Report: 2018-2019 Read more a...

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Philadelphia moves toward a better response to mental health 911 calls

Philadelphia Tribune   -   November 9, 2021 - Latest News

Read full article at Philadelphia Tribune  A year after the fatal police s...

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