Crisis Mental Health Services

If you have a life-threatening situation, call 911

If you are having thoughts of self-harm, you can call 800-273-8255 or text TALK to 741741

This will connect you with someone to help talk it through!  

Other, non-life-threatening situations – try these:
  • Vaya Health (Medicaid, Health Choice, no insurance): Available 24/7. Call 1-800-849-6127 and a counselor will be available to talk to you and determine what services you need (example:  set up appointment, dispatch Mobile Crisis Unit to come meet the person in crisis where they are, etc). Interpreters available if you ask for one.
  • UNC Hospitals Emergency Department: If a child or adolescent is in crisis and needs immediate evaluation, they may be evaluated in the UNC Hospitals Emergency Department in the basement of the Neurosciences Hospital. 
    • Address: 1st Floor of the UNC Neurosciences Hospital, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Moses Cone Behavioral Health: Mental Health and Substance Abuse care. Call 336-832.9800
  • Strategic Behavioral Center – Raleigh (ages 5 – 17): Emergency mental health services, inpatient programs, Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility, Partial Hospitalization Programs, and more
    • Facility Contact Number: 919-800-4400 (24 hours) or Free Assessment:  (855)537-2262
    • Address: 3200 Waterfield Drive, Garner, NC 27529
  • Holly Hill Hospital: Emergency Mental Health Services
    • Phone Number: 919-250-7000 (24 hours) Address:  3019 Falstaff Road, Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Triangle Springs Hospital: Emergency Mental Health Services and Substance Abuse Treatment
    • Phone Number: 919-746-8900
  • Suicide Hotline – call or chat 1-800-273-8255
  • CRISIS Text Line – text HOME to 741741

FULL LIST of Crisis Resources in Alamance County, Surrounding Areas, and Nationally