Please be advised that unsolicited requests for new programs or program expansions will no longer be accepted for Community Behavioral Health (CBH) services. The Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services will utilize Requests for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) to acquire new services or add providers to the CBH network. Requests for the relocation of existing services may still be submitted for consideration.

Please note that the CBH website will be the only guaranteed method of notice for CBH-related RFPs and RFQs. RFPs and RFQs are issued under strict requirements and any responses to an RFP that does not meet the specified requirements, including not submitting responses within the timelines stated in the RFP, will be cause for disqualification. We encourage all current and prospective providers to monitor the CBH website regularly for new contracting opportunities.

RFA Case Consultation Training Series Re-issued

RFA Case Consultation Training Series

RFP Hosted Voice Telephone Services

RFA Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Training

  • Notification of Selected Applicants
  • October 24, 2018: Please note there will be a delay in posting the awardees for this RFA. We apologize for any inconvenience and encourage applicants to stay tuned to this page for the announcement.
  • Q&A
  • CBH will hold an information session for providers interested in applying to this RFA on September 12, 2018, 12:00-1:00pm, via conference call. Conference call number is (515)-739-1285 and access code in 297366.

RFP Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Training and Implementation Services

RFP Administrative Turnaround Consultation Services

RFP Tobacco Recovery and Wellness Initiative (TRWI) Consultation Services REISSUE

RFP Tobacco Recovery and Wellness Initiative (TRWI) Consultation Services

RFP Children’s Crisis Services Consultation

RFP 403(b) Plan Recordkeeping Services

RFP Certified Peer Specialist in Autism Curriculum Development

RFP Extended Enterprise Learning Management System & Services

RFP NCQA Consultant

RFP HIPAA Risk Assessment Reissue

RFP American Sign Language Interpretation Services

RFP Non-English Language Interpretation Services

RFP Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities

RFA Beck Community Initiative: Cognitive Therapy Training for Adult Drug and Alcohol Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

  • Notification of Selected Applicants
  • Q & A
  • CBH will hold Beck Initiative Information Session for all interested applicants. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan to have a representative in attendance at the overview event on September 14, 2017,11:30AM-1:00PM at CBH 801 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA in 1154B. Participants can join the information session remotely via the following webinar: Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1349932383299622657 Webinar ID: 789-336-435

RFP Addiction Service Continuum for Special Populations

  • Notification of the Right to Negotiate
  • Due to a limited number of applications received, CBH is extending the submission deadline for the Specialized Addictions Services RFP. Proposals must be hand delivered to CBH (801 Market St. 7th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107) by 2:00 pm on September 12, 2017. Applicants who submitted proposals by the deadline in response to the original posting of this RFP do not need to reapply.

RFP Addiction Service Continuum (Posted 7/14/17)

  • Notification of CBH decision regarding potential awarding of the right to negotiate for 3A/B/C and JOH 3A/B/C
  • CBH is holding the decision regarding potential awarding of the right to negotiate for the following levels of care:Medically monitored stabilization and maintenance residential treatment (3A/3B/ ASAM 3.7-WM)Co-occurring medically monitored long-term intensive residential treatment (3C/ASAM 3.5)Journey of Hope (JOH) medically monitored residential treatment (JOH 3A/B/C/ ASAM 3.7-WM/3.3)A decision will be forthcoming in two weeks. The other levels of care are addressed in the Notice below.
  • Notification of the Right to Negotiate
  • Q&A
  • Disclosure Forms
  • Budget Instructions
  • Budget Forms
  • CBH will hold an Information Session for the Addiction Service Continuum Information Session for all potential applicants. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan to have a representative in attendance at the overview event on July 28, 2017, 9:00-10:30AM at CBH 801 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA.

RFP Addiction Service Continuum for Special Populations (Posted 7/14/17)

  • Q&A
  • Disclosure Forms
  • Budget Instructions
  • Budget Forms
  • CBH will hold an Information Session for the Addiction Service Continuum for Special Populations for all potential applicants. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan to have a representative in attendance at the overview event on July 28, 2017, 10:30AM-12:00PM at CBH 801 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA.

RFA Participants in the Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy (ESFT) Training (Posted 7/7/17)

  • CBH will hold an ESFT Information Session for all interested applicants. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan to have a representative in attendance at the ESFT overview event on July 18, 2017, 2:00-3:30PM at CBH 801 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, Conference Room 1154B.
  • Participants can join the information session remotely via the following webinar:
  • Please note that there will be a delay in posting awardee notification. Please stay tuned to this Contracting page for further information (Posted 9/8/17).

RFA Participants in the Prolonged Exposure Training for Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Use Programs (Posted 6/21/2017)

  • CBH will hold a Prolonged Exposure (PE) Information Session for all potential applicants. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan on having a representative in attendance at the PE overview event on July 11, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM at CBH at 801 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19107, Room 1154B. Participants can join the information session remotely via the following webinar: Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6275097961506968322 Webinar ID: 488-176-579

RFP Extended Acute Care Facilities (Posted 6/2/2017)

RFP Extended Acute Care Facilities (Posted 4/20/2017)

  • A bidders conference will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 at CBH 801 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 in the Large Conference Center on the seventh floor at 1:00 PM. Providers interested in applyingfor the RFP are encouraged to send a representative to this event.
  • Questions and Answers (Posted 5/12/2017)

RFP 2017 HIPAA Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (Posted 4/11/2017)

RFA Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Training for Behavioral Health Rehabilitative Services (BHRS) (Posted 3/1/2017)

RFP Retirement Plan Advisor (Posted 12/12/2016)

RFA Participants in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Training for Outpatient Programs and Residential Treatment Facilities (Posted 11/4/2016)

  • CBH will hold a DBT Information Session for all interested agencies. If you are interested in applying, your agency should plan to have a representative in atten/dance at the DBT overview event on November 30, 2016, 1:30 – 3:00 located at 801 Market Street , 1154B.
  • Questions & Answers
  • Notice of Selected Applicants

RFQ Dialectical Behavior Therapy Training and Implementation Services (Posted 8/12/2016)

RFA Case Consultation Training Series: Improving Clinical Skills with Children and Families (Posted 7/18/2016)

NOTICE: CBH will hold an information session on July 25, 2016. See CBH Provider Notices for details.

RFA Participats in the Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Training for Child Outpatient Services (Posted 6/30/2016)

NOTICE: CBH will hold an information session on July 14, 2016. See CBH Provider Notices for details.

RFP Actuarial and Contract Negotiation Services (Posted 6/6/2016)

RFP Managed File Transfer (Posted 5/20/2016)

Note: The Managed File Transfer RFP Notification of the Right to Negotiate has been delayed until around Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

RFA Participants in the Beck Community Initiative Cognitive Therapy Training for Adult Drug and Alcohol Intensive Outpatient Programs (Posted 5/10/2016)

Notice: CBH will host a bidder’s conference on May 24th, 2016. See CBH Provider Notices for details.

RFP Outpatient Behavioral Health Services in North Philadelphia (Posted 5/2/2016)

Notice: There is further delay in posting the selected applicants for the Outpatient Behavioral Health Services in North Philadelphia RFP. We expect for this to be posted on or around August 5, 2016. Anticipated program start date will be determined with selected Applicant(s) during contract negotiations.

RFP Enterprise Data Warehouse (Posted 4/13/2016)

RFP Wellness Initiatives (Posted 4/7/2016)

RFQ Residential Treatment Facility for Adults (Posted 2/8/2016)

NOTICE: There is a potential for additional RTFA facilities due to the current system needs. However, Applicant eligibility requirements have not changed.


RFP Intensive Behavioral Health Services
(Posted 1/13/2016)

RFP Off-Site and Electronic Records Storage Services (Posted 12/3/2015)


RFA Perinatal Depression Training
(RE-ISSUE Posted 12/1/2015)


RFA Case Consultation Training Series
(Posted 11/20/2015)


RFP Printing Services
(Posted 11/5/2015)

RFA Perinatal Depression Training Participants (Posted 10/19/2015)

RFA Long Term Structured Residences Interested in a Beck Initiative Recovery Oriented Cognitive Therapy Training (Posted 10/8/2015)


RFA Beck Initiative Web Based Cognitive Therapy
(Posted 9/2/2015)
NOTICE: There has been a delay in posting the selected applicants for the Beck Initiative Web-based Cognitive Therapy Training for Adult Mental Health and Substance Use Outpatient Programs RFA. We expect for this to be posted on or around October 30, 2015.

RFA Training on Recognition Assessment and Treatment of Trauma (Posted 8/13/2015)

RFP Organizational Enhancement Consultation (Posted 7/1/2015)

RFP Procurement Consultant Services Posted (7/1/2015)

RFQ Behavioral Health Care Consultancy Model in Physical Health Settings (Posted 6/12/2015)

RFP HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment (Posted 4/22/2015)

RFP Community And School Support Team Services (Posted 3/20/2015)

RFP Substance Use Adult Partial Hospitalization Revised (Posted 1/26/2015)

RFP Substance Use Adult Partial Hospitalization (Posted 1/8/2015)