CALL 911 if this is a medical or life threatening emergency. If you need the police, ask for a CIT officer. They have received extra training on handling these situations.
If this is NOT a medical or life threatening emergency:
YOU HAVE A CHOICE ABOUT HOW TO GET SERVICES WHEN YOU ARE IN A CRISIS
Phone First… Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Solutions Access Center is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Customer Service Specialists will assist you to find a crisis provider that is well-matched with your needs. Your local number is: 800-939-5911
If you already have a service provider, call them first. Providers who know you are usually best prepared to assist you in a crisis.
Have Support Come to You… Crisis situations are often best resolved at home. Mobile Crisis Teams are available 24 hours a day. Professional counselors will speak with you and your family during a visit. They have an average response time of 2 hours. This service is provided by:
Go To A Crisis Center… Many counties have a specialized crisis center where you can walk in for a crisis assessment and referrals to additional services. Appointments are not needed. The crisis center in Cabarrus County is provided by: