Crisis and Emergency Services
Hamilton County has a continuum of crisis and emergency services that range from 24 hour phone intervention to psychiatric emergency room.
MCT is a mobile clinical team trained to respond to mental health emergencies in the community. Mobile Crisis is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 12:00 am and Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 pm to 8:30 pm.
After hour referrals can be made through Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES). Call (513) 584-8577. PES will page the Mobile Crisis Team if necessary.
University Medical Center psychiatric emergency room. PES provides 24/7 services to patients in crisis with psychiatric emergencies.
Crisis hotline 24/7 call 513-281-CARE(2273) or Text Talbert to 839863.
Mental Health Access Point (MHAP) provides authorization for Crisis Stabilization services in Hamilton County for both Adults and Children.
To learn more about these services, click on the links below:
- Crisis Stabilization for Adult
- Crisis Stabilization Unit for Children
Medically monitored facility that provides an alternative to or a step-down from psychiatric hospitalization.
A safe, therapeutic living environment to assist children and adolescents who display moderate to severe emotional or mental health concerns or who have become a risk to their own safety or the safety of others.
24-hour emergency and information telephone service for anyone with concerns about poison or drugs