Crisis Prevention and Intervention Resources:
Delaware County has a mobile crisis team to assist in times of need. Attached is the brochure for the Delaware County Crisis Connections Team
Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems- 225 S. 69th StreetUpper Darby, PA 19082, 610-352-4703, www.holcombbhs.org
Holcomb also has a large Drug and Alcohol Prevention Unit located in
The County has two Psychiatric Crisis Centers that provide crisis intervention, 24 Hour telephone and walk-in services, as well as Psychiatric Emergency Commitment Procedures. Crozer Chester Medical Center services the communities located in the South & Western part of the County and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital services the North and Eastern parts of Delaware County.
Crozer Chester Medical Center, 610-447-7600- One Medical Center Blvd.
Chester, PA 19013, www.crozer.org
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital- 610-237-4210- 1500 Lansdowne Ave. Darby, PA 19013, www.mercyhealth.org
Assessment for Drug & Alcohol Services can occur at the following facilities:
Centralized Intake and Treatment:
Keystone Center- Assessment- 610-876-9000, 2001Providence Road Chester, PA 19013, www.KeyStoneCenter.net Crozer Chester Medical Center- Assessment, Outpatient / Intensive Outpatient, Case management, Prevention-610-497-7223, 2600 W. 9th Street Chester, PA 19013, www.crozer.org
NHS Human Services- Assessment, Outpatient / Intensive Outpatient, - 610-534-3636, 800 Chester Pike Sharon Hill, PA 19079, www.nhsonline.org
Lastly, the County's DCORT service provides Individual and Community Behavioral Health support and referral following times of emergencies and/or disasters. This mobile team is deployed at the command of the Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Coordinator for the County when a long term community counseling need is identified.
Delaware County Disaster Crisis Outreach & Referral Team- Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health- 610-713-2365 located at 20 South 69th Street Upper Darby, PA 19082 DCORT Coordinator- Shannon F. Thomas- ThomasSF@co.delaware.pa.us
University of Maryland School of Medicine: Resources for Dealing with Traumatic Events in Schools:
Tips for Administrator to reinforce school safety: http://www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/schoolsafety_admin.aspx
In addition, the following attachments are provided: