Finding resources for patients, families and community members impacted by substance use is an essential necessity in addressing the drug crisis. We are all first responders, and the Center for Addiction Medicine and Policy is taking active steps to expand treatment opportunities to more settings in the ED, hospital and community and through regional and national drug policy advocacy.
The Philadelphia Department of Public Health sponsors various Narcan Days, in partnership with the Free Library of Philadelphia. Other options for obtaining a dose are also regularly available. Click here to connect to Philadelphia Department of Public Health.
You can also have Narcan mailed directly to you by making a request through NaloxoneForAll.
Being evaluated for care is the first step in getting help for addiction. Click here to find the closest center for your needs.
Visit the Philadelphia Department of Public Health’s page for a running list of considerations.
Please visit the Philadelphia Department of Health’s Redcap Page to apply.
Accessing your medication is important! Click here to access a list of providers in the city.
Please know care is still available to you. To understand your options in Philadelphia, please call CBH Member Services at 1(888) 545 -2600
A behavioral health services number is located on the back of your insurance card. Don’t have your card on hand? That’s okay! Contact 1(800)662 -HELP (4357) to reach a national referral service.
Visit Unity Recovery for Pregnancy & Postpartum Recovery Services including parenting in recovery skills building classes and virtual support groups.
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The Center for Addiction Medicine and Policy believes that the peer model is the key to engaging care for our population. Click here to find a training to become certified.
You can visit our Education page, or click here to connect to SAMHSA’S site for more information.