Crisis and Emergency Services

Police/Fire(emergency number) - 911

Mobile Crisis Team (MCT) 

(513) 584-5098 

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.

Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES) 

(513) 584-8577 

University Medical Center psychiatric emergency room. PES provides 24/7 services to patients in crisis with psychiatric emergencies.

Talbert House

(513) 281-CARE 

Crisis hotline 24/7 call 513-281-CARE(2273) or Text Talbert to 839863.

Mental Health Access Point – Crisis Stabilization 

(513) 558-8888 

Mental Health Access Point (MHAP) provides authorization for Crisis Stabilization services in Hamilton County for both Adults and Children.

Medically monitored facility that provides an alternative to or a step-down from psychiatric hospitalization.

Crisis Stabilization Unit for Children 

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.

The Cincinnati Drug and Poison Information Center (DPIC) - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center 

(513) 636-5111 

24-hour emergency and information telephone service for anyone with concerns about poison or drugs

Recovery Health Access Center (RHAC) 

(513) 281-7880 

RHAC offers information, referrals to treatment and preventions services, as well as clinical assessments for alcohol and other drug problems. Services are available for families, adults and adolescents.