LOCAL RESOURCES FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

EMERGENCY:

911:
For Urgent Services, call 9-1-1
or go to the nearest emergency room.

Berkshire Crisis Team
Operated by The Brien Center
413-499-0412 is available 24 hrs/7 days a week

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide,
please call:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
1-800-273-8255 is available 24/7

Samaritans Statewide 24-hour helpline:
1-617-247-0220

Text a Crisis Counselor:
741741

Trevor Help Line for LGBT: 
1-866-488-7386

Veterans Crisis Line (Call or Text): 
1-800-273-8255 - Press 1  or
Text 838255

 

INPATIENT/HOSPITAL-BASED SERVICES:

Berkshire Medical Center: 
413-447-2167
725 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
http://www.berkshirehealthsystems.org
The following services can be accessed via the crisis team or emergency room services:

  • Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (aka, Jones 3)
  • Partial Hospitalization Program
  • ones 2 Voluntary Inpatient Care

McGee Recovery Center: 
413-445-9228
www.berkshirehealthsystems.org/mcgee
For substance abuse or alcohol problems – age 18 and older.
 

 

OUTPATIENT/COMMUNITY SERVICES:

The Brien Center:  
413-499-0412 or 1-800-252-0227
www.briencenter.org
Immediate appointments available for mental health & substance abuse services   

  • North Adams: 124 American Legion Drive
  • Pittsfield: 333 East St, 251 Fenn St, 334 Fenn St, 66 West St
  • reat Barrington: 60 Cottage Street

Clinical and Support Options:  
413-236-5656
www.csoinc.org
877 South Street, Suite 200, Pittsfield, MA 01201
Treatment for trauma, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, addiction, adjustment disorders, and more.

ServiceNet Inc.:  
413-442-4003
www.servicenet.org
139-141 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
Treatment is provided to people struggling with chronic and acute conditions, including depression, anxiety, substance abuse, trauma and relationship issues. 

South Bay Mental Health: 
Contact Matt Bitten at 413-495-1500
www.southbaymentalhealth.com/locations?viewAll
Individual and family therapy services

Berkshire Psychotherapy Network
www.BerkshirePsychotherapyNetwork.org
An easy-to-use web search site composed of licensed professionals who offer a wide range of clinical specialties and treatment approaches.  

 

REFERRAL RESOURCES:

Transitional Age Youth Service Directory: 
www.facebook.com/TAY-Berkshire-393031557525430/timeline/

Northern Berkshire Community Coalition (and Resource Guide)
www.nbccoalition.org/
www.nbccoalition.org/resource-guides.html

Southern Berkshire MSPP Interface Referral Service: 
http://msppinterface.org/Southern-Berkshire-County

Mass 211:
www.Mass211Help.org
Can't find what you are looking for online? Simply dial 2-1-1 and get connected to a specialist waiting to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

“Suicide is less about death and more about the need to overcome unbearable psychological pain.”
— --MA Strategic Plan for Suicide Prevention