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Community Behavioral Health Center (CBHC)

About Our Community Behavioral Health Center

Community Behavioral Health Centers (CBHCs) serve as an entry point for the treatment of urgent and ongoing behavioral health challenges and substance use disorder (SUD) for youths, adults and their families. We also offer telehealth and flexible service location options (e.g., home, school, etc.).

We are committed to offering a safe and therapeutic environment that meets the language and cultural needs of our clients through providing core services in our patients’ preferred language (including ASL). We also offer a trained interpreters for every language and feature a staff and treatment program that meet the needs of racially and ethnically diverse communities.

Our team of professionals include behavioral health counselors, engagement specialists, peer support specialists, family partners, nurses and prescribers. We are ready to support you.

Who We Are

Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services provides a full range of behavioral health and substance use counseling services.

With centers and programs throughout northeastern Massachusetts, we offer accessible, integrated and compassionate behavioral health care for individuals of any age with expertise in the treatment of children and adolescents, older adults and persons with autism.

Communities We Serve

Lawrence, Methuen, Andover, and North Andover.

If you are experiencing an emergency and are located outside of this area, please call the Massachusetts Behavioral Help Line at 833-773-2445.

Eligibility for Services

BILH Behavioral Services offers this continuum of services to members who have MassHealth, private health insurance or no insurance. Supporting documentation may be required. Please contact program staff to inquire.


Behavioral Health & Addiction Services

We provide a range of behavioral health, substance use, and addiction recovery services and counseling for adults, youth and families.