Substance Abuse & Addiction Support

Thank you for visiting this page!  When you or someone you love is addicted to alcohol or drugs, it can be extremely difficult to know what to do, and at times, it can become overwhelming.  Don't be afraid to ask for help, as reaching out for help can be the best first step!  This page is filled with resources and information to help someone you care about who might have drug or alcohol problems.


Your Benefits Plan:  Your Independence health plan covers Mental Health & Substance Abuse Outpatient visits at 100% at Einstein, Independence In-Network providers, our Extended Network (CHOP, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children), and Affiliates Network (Virtua Health System).  Inpatient visits are also covered at 100% at Einstein, our Extended Network, and Affiliates Network.

Carebridge - Einstein's Employee Assistance Provider, can provide 6 free sessions with a professional behavior health clinician skilled in your area of concern for topics like alcohol and drug problems, difficult emotional issues, marital problems, grief and loss, and more.  Available 24/7/365.  Call 215-456-8484, #3.

IBX Substance Abuse Resources - includes prescription drug take-back sites in Southeastern PA, opioid awareness tools and resources, and more.  Click here for additional resources.

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) - National Helpline - 1-800-622-HELP (4357).  SAMHSA's helpline is free, confidential, 24/7/365 treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.  Connects people to local assistance and support.  Free Downloadable Suggested Resources from SAMHSA:

Pennsylvania Free Rehab Centers

PA Department of Human Services - Substance Abuse Services - Recovery from Alcoholism and Drug Addiction in Philadelphia - Help End Overdose Deaths in Philadelphia

Montgomery County Overdose Prevention

AA SEPIA - Find an AA meeting near you, stay in tune with the AA Community, and more

Narcotics Anonymous - find a NA meeting near you, receive literature and other products, and more

New Jersey Resources:   -   NJ Addictions Hotline   -   -   KnowAddiction.NJ.Gov