Family and Youth Services
Children's Crisis Response Center - Advocacy Project (CRC-AP)
The Children's Crisis Response Center provides on site support, referrals and direct advocacy for Philadelphia families/caregivers of children and youth admitted to the Philadelphia Children’s Crisis Response Center at Germantown Hospital. Program is located in Philadelphia.
Family Empowerment Satisfaction Team (FEST)
The Family Empowerment Satisfaction Team with programs in Delaware and Montgomery counties ask parents, caregivers and youth about their experience with behavioral health services, with the goal of making services more family and youth driven. Using the collective feedback about what worked and what can be improved. FEST advocates with countires, providers and managed care organizations to help create services and supports that meet the needs of youth and their families. | FEST Publications | FEST Surveys
Family Mentor and Advocacy Network (formerly Parents Involved Network (PIN)
Parent Empowerment through Advocacy & Knowledge Workshop (PEAK)
Parents Involved Network (PIN)
TEC provides a variety of services for family and friends of adults with mental health disorders. These services include: family consultation services either in-person or by telephone, educational support groups, and a 10-week skill building workshop for family and friends of persons with bipolar disorder, major depression and borderline personality disorders called “Getting Off the Emotional Roller Coaster.” TEC also provides training and education to providers in the adult behavioral health system and the community on a variety of topics including meeting best practice standards for family inclusion and providing family education. Click here for more information about our "Training and Education " service.