Mental Health Crisis Lines

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    Programs that provide immediate assistance for people experiencing a mental health crisis such as a psychotic episode with the objective of defusing the crisis, often working closely with mobile crisis teams on standby, and helping the person develop a plan to link with resources for ongoing assistance, if required. A mental health crisis is a non-life threatening situation in which an individual exhibits extreme emotional disturbance or behavioral distress, is considering harm to him or herself or others, is disoriented or out of touch with reality, has a compromised ability to function, or is otherwise agitated and unable to be calmed. Other common indicators include feelings of intense sadness or depression, sleeping or eating problems, anxiety, severe distress, grief, anger or aggression, scattered, unfocused thinking, self-doubt, loss of motivation, lack of patience or irritability and paranoia. The service is generally available via telephone, email, chat and/or text.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Helpline/Hotline ServicesA 24-hour warmline for people with a mental health crisis or anyone who feels they need to talk.EssexHOPELINEMENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN ESSEX COUNTY
    Helpline/Hotline ServicesA 24-hour hotline for individuals in crisis dealing with emotional or mental stresses.WestchesterPUTNAM MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS HOTLINEUNITED WAY'S 2-1-1 HELPLINE (211)
    Mental Health ServicesThe Case Management program is designed to serve severely and persistently mentally ill and seriously emotionally disturbed adults. This 24-hour-a-day program provides aggressive outreach and support to individuals who either overuse emergency room and inpatient services or drop out of services. Access is by referral.RensselaerHOME HEALTH/CARE COORDINATION SERVICES FOR ADULTSRENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH

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