Emergency Services Program

 

The ESP provides assistance to the community offering clinical assessment of individuals experiencing an acute mental health or substance abuse crisis and making recommendations for either hospitalization or alternative intervention.

 

Services include:

 

  • 24-hr., 7 day a week, toll free Crisis Line.  1-888-299-1188

 

  • On-call Mobile Crisis Team.  The On-Call Mobile Crisis Team consists of on-call screeners to conduct evaluations for determining the need for an emergency detention.  Each year the Mobile Crisis Team conducts about 1,000 evaluations.

 

  • Three Crisis/Alcohol Detox beds for persons aged 18 and older.  

Helpful Emergency Service/Crisis Resources

Navigating an Emergency Detention Experience (PDF)

Understanding Your Mental Health Court Order (PDF)

Safety Plan (PDF)

Warning Signs for Supports (PDF)

Resources for Voluntary AODA/Mental Health Admissions (PDF)

 

Emergency Services Information Slideshow