Address: Berks County Mental Health/Developmental Disabilities
Berks County Services Center, 8th Floor
633 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
FOR IMMEDIATE CRISIS SERVICES
BERKS COUNTY, PLEASE CALL: 610-379-2007
The County of Berks subcontract its
Crisis and Emergency Services. The telephone and walk-in component operates
from 401 Buttonwood Street, West Reading, PA 19611. The 24-hour crisis telephone number is 610-379-2007. The mobile component of the operation operates where the Crisis is occurring.
Included in this service is the delegate service. This service is evaluation of dangerousness and involuntary hospitalization. In addition, a forensic component is available to
assist in aftercare planning for individuals leaving forensic facilities.
Contact Berks Connections/Pretrial Services for more information. In addition,
juvenile offenders have access to counseling and psychiatric services through a
local out-patient provider who provides services on site at the Detention facility.