We have 24-hour crisis response by phone or face-to-face. Crisis services are provided to any individual in need; Oregon Health Plan coverage is not required. Services may include assessment, intervention planning, information and referral services. In addition, we provide brief crisis stabilization through individual or group treatment. Persons in crisis should contact the clinic by phone or walk in during regular working hours. The crisis phone line is available 24 hours a day at (800) 875-7364. At times, hospitalization may be necessary for the safety of the individual and others. In these cases, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.
Public Safety Services
Crisis Services also performs investigations and consultations for individuals who are alleged to be mentally ill and a danger to self or others. Investigators prepare cases for civil commitment hearings or assist in the placement of individuals in treatment. In addition, we contract with Deschutes County Community Justice Department to provide treatment at the corrections facility and for their parole and probation division.