Community Counseling of Bristol County

1 Washington Street
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: (508) 823-5400 | Fax: (508) 828-9146

About this Location

Community Counseling of Bristol County, Inc. (CCBC) provides the latest evidence-based approaches in mental health and substance abuse services designed to serve the complex needs of children, adolescents, adults, elders and families.

Specialties and Services


  • Behavior Management
  • Behavioral Health Services
  • Care Coordination
  • Case Management
  • Child & Adolescent Trauma Program
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Early Intervention
  • Family Support and Training
  • Family Support Services
  • Forensic Services
  • Intensive Care Coordination
  • Intensive Family Services
  • Medication Management
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Mobile Crisis Team
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Stabilization Services
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Supported Residential/Transitional Housing
  • Youth Services

Service Settings

  • Advocacy Services
  • Day Treatment Center
  • Elder Services
  • Family Support Services
  • Home / Community-Based Services
  • Outpatient Treatment
  • Partial Hospitalization Program
  • Residential Program
  • Self Help, Peer Support, Community Support Groups


  • Addiction and Substance Abuse Services
  • Mental Health Services

Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

Acute Care
Emergency Psychiatry Services
  • Crisis line, 800-660-4300 or 508-285-9400
  • 24-hours, seven days a week
  • Acute Stabilization Beds
  • Clinical Assessment
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Medication Management
  • Specialty Services for Youth: Acute Stabilization and Intensive Home-Based Treatment

Partial Hospitalization Program
Pathways Day Treatment

Adult Behavioral Health Services
  • Outpatient Mental Health
  • Outpatient Substance Abuse
  • Elder Services
  • Driver Alcohol Education
  • HIV Services

Child & Family Services

  • Community Service Agency
  • (Children's Behavioral Health Initiative - CBHI)
  • Outpatient Youth Services
  • Flexible Support (Wrap - Around) Services
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • School-Based Counseling
  • In-Home Therapy (IHT)
  • Therapeutic Mentoring (TM)

Community Support Services

  • Community Support Program
  • Supportive Housing

Rehab & Recovery

  • Community Based Flexible Supports (CBFS)
  • Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT)


  • Creole
  • Khmer
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • Assistance Locating Alternative Transportation Options
  • Limited Transportation Services
  • Offers Home/Community-Based Services

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

Varies according to program or service. Please call 508-823-5400 with questions or for more information.

Adult Partial Hospitalization Day Program - please call 508-823-6124 (Taunton) or 508-222-8812 (Attleboro)
Elder Program - please call 508-977-8070


Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Other Elgibility Criteria:

Adult Program - adults 19 years +

CBHI Services - youth 21 years or under, have the correct MassHealth managed care product and meet medical necessity criteria.

Community Support Program - must have MassHealth and meet one or more of the following:

  • Dual diagnosis (mental health and substance use disorder)
  • Demonstrated and documented non-compliance/treatment failures for at least six months
  • At risk for multiple hospitalizations
  • New diagnosis of Axis I psychotic disorder resulting in inpatient psychiatric treatment
  • Received acute psychiatric or substance abuse care for at least 52 days in a calendar year
  • Active substance use during pregnancy

Elder Program - adults 55 years +


  • MassHealth/Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Private Health Insurance
  • State Funded Insurance other than Medicaid