What to do in a crisis?

If you or your loved one is experiencing a mental health emergency or is in a life-threatening situation, call 911 and ask for a Crisis Intervention Trained (CIT) Officer.

What to Say When Calling 911

  1. I'm calling about a Mental Health Emergency and request a CIT Officer
  2. My name is ___________.
  3. Describe in detail what is going on right now
  4. Advise police if there is information on file with law enforcement about the person in crisis
  5. Ask if it's possible to arrive without lights or sirens

In a crisis, you can also contact the resources below.

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