Crisis and Emergency Services
Police/Fire(emergency number) - 911
Mobile Crisis Team (MCT)
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)
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 – Crisis Stabilization
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
24-hour emergency and information telephone service for anyone with concerns about poison or drugs
Recovery Health Access Center (RHAC)
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.