The Emergency Services Department works to ensure the safety of clients and the community by providing expedited access to behavioral health crisis services. Crisis services are available to people of all ages.
Providence Center crisis clinicians provide 24/7 telephone assistance for adults and children in crisis. Providence Center clinicians will triage the situation and recommend options for treatment.
Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Providence Center clinician will respond to the crisis to evaluate children or adults for safety and will facilitate treatment at the appropriate level of care. Outside of normal business hours, assessments are possible on a limited basis for people in the Providence area. A referral can be made by calling the 24-hour emergency line listed below. The clinician answering will dispatch for an in-person assessment if that resource is available and indicated.