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Community Healthlink

If you or a family member is struggling with mental illness, substance abuse or homelessness, Community Healthlink (CHL) can help you get back on your feet. CHL is a leading community-based provider of health care services in Central Massachusetts, including services for:

  • Mental health
  • Substance abuse
  • Rehabilitation
  • Homeless individuals and families

Mental Health Services in Central Massachusetts

CHL is a member of the UMass Memorial Behavioral Health System. We offer you an integrated, community-based behavioral health network that works closely with primary care providers. At CHL, we provide high-quality service in low-cost settings. Children as young as 18 months old, adolescents, teens, adults, families and seniors can all receive services.

Services we provide include:

  • Early intervention for illnesses or mental health episodes to prevent complications and avoid hospitalization
  • Support for individuals with a wide range of behavioral health problems

Community Healthlink: Services We Provide

CHL has maintained a long-term commitment to serve the low-income population of Central Massachusetts. Our network of services includes:

  • Outpatient mental health treatment
  • Case management and community/family support programs, providing home-based services
  • Hospital diversion services, providing alternatives to hospital-based care
  • Rehabilitation services for adults with serious mental illness
  • Substance abuse services, including residential treatment and outpatient counseling
  • Services for homeless adults, including primary care, mental health and substance abuse treatment
  • Adults with HIV/AIDS program
  • Geriatric behavioral health consultation services

Make an Appointment

You can access CHL services in a variety of settings:

Community Healthlink

72 Jaques Avenue, Worcester

Community Healthlink Adult Services

12 Queen Street, Worcester

  • Outpatient Services - 508-860-1260
  • Geriatric Services - 508-860-1154
  • Residential Services - 508-860-1202
  • Homeless Services - 508-860-1080

The Lipton Center

  • 45 Summer Street, Leominster – 978-534-6116
  • 221 Greeley Street, Clinton – 978-368-0181
  • 255 Main Street, Fitchburg – 978-343-6957
  • 10 Parker Street, Gardner – 978-630-4740
  • 100 Erdman Way, Leominster – 978-537-0956

Youth and Family Services

  • 275 Belmont Street, Worcester – 508-791-3261

Early Intervention

  • 100 Erdman Way, Leominster – 978-840-9354