Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Charles O'Brien Center for Addiction Treatment

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Support Our Work

Private philanthropy meets funding needs not covered by government grants, fees, or insurance reimbursements. It is essential and can make a significant difference in our ability to respond quickly, effectively and compassionately in finding new ways to assist older adults with psychiatric disorders.


Many types of giving opportunities are available to support the Charles O'Brien Center for Addiction Treatment:

Unrestricted Gifts
These donations go to areas with the greatest need. They are allocated solely at the discretion of the Director of the Charles O'Brien Center. With these gifts we can rapidly respond to unanticipated emerging opportunities.

How to Make Your Gift


Special Purpose Funds/Targeted Research

You may wish to join the many donors who support specific programs or projects. For example, you can designate your donation to support a new initiative related to supporting individuals with addictive disorders.

How to Make Your Gift


Endowed Funds

These significant gifts are among the most powerful ways you can support our work. You designate how the fund is to be used, and because only the interest may be spent, endowed funds live on in perpetuity. These funds may be named and offer an excellent opportunity to memorialize or honor someone.

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To learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment, please call (215) 746-5900.