Riverdale Mental Health Association: Parachute NYC-Bronx Crisis Respite Center information provided by: LifeNet, a program of the Mental Health Association of New York City

The crisis respite center is for individuals experiencing an emotional crisis who are seeking and alternative to hospitalization or the emergency room.  With stays from 1-14 days and a maximum of 10 guests at any given time, the respite center is able to provide an array of highly focused supports including:  peer support, psycho-education, recreational activities, social support groups, and linkage to medical and psychiatric providers.  


Area(s) Served:
Serves Bronx


Application Process:
Call the program, have your provider complete the psychiatric assessment, or we can refer to the VNS Bronx Need Adapted Mobile Crisis Team for assessment

Eligibility Requirements:
Male/female/trans-male/trans-female, 18-65 years old


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Record last updated: May 11 2015 10:28AM
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  • 640-642 W 232nd St
    Bronx, NY 10463
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Phone Numbers

  • 718-884-2992


  • 718-884-2901

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