Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services in NYC

The City has many free and low-cost mental health services for children and adolescents. In addition to the listings below, you can call 311 for more information. You can also call The Mental Health Association of New York City's 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week mental health crisis hotline 1-888-NYC-WELL (1-888-692-9355).

Index of Services

Information and referrals

Outpatient Services:

  • Clinic Treatment
  • Day Treatment

Community Supports and Services:

  • Family Resource Centers
  • Early Childhood Mental Health
  • Case Management (intensive, supportive, blended)
  • Home and Community Based Services Waiver
  • Adolescent Skills Centers

Emergency & Crisis Services:

  • Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Rooms
  • Mobile Crisis Teams
  • Home Based Crisis Intervention
  • Intensive Crisis Stabilization and Treatment

Inpatient Services:

  • Inpatient Psychiatric Units

Community Residential Services:

  • Residential Treatment Facilities
  • Children's Community Residences

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