Behavior Health: Crisis Intervention

Crisis_NewCrisis Intervention Hotline Number:

(618) 658-2611

Crisis Intervention Services —
Adult and Youth

Crisis Intervention Services are offered on a 24-hour basis to anyone with an emotional or mental health crisis. Consumers may access Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)these services by:

  • Calling the crisis telephone hotline system after office hours,
  • Walk-in during regular office hours, or
  • Telephoning one of our outpatient offices.

Services include: telephone consultation, outreach crisis response, assessment, referral, placement in appropriate setting, family support, transportation arrangements for placement, and follow-up.

Anyone calling the FCC outpatient office in any county may access the Crisis Intervention Hotline.

Serving Southern Illinois 24 hours a day, each day of the year!

Services Offered

  • Assessment
  • Brief therapy
  • Hospital pre-screening
  • Referral for needed services
  • Case management
  • Stabilization of current situation

Adult Service Area:
Alexander, Hardin, Johnson, Pope and Pulaski Counties.

Youth Service Area:
Alexander, Hardin, Johnson, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, and Union Counties.


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