Crisis Intervention

Crisis Intervention services are provided immediately upon contact to individuals experiencing a major life crisis and/or a rapid decrease in functioning. Individuals are evaluated by clinical staff to determine whether crisis can be deflected or a referral for psychiatric hospitalization is required.

After-hour crisis intervention services may also be accessed by calling the following:

Brown County: (217) 773-3977

Hancock County: (217) 357-3176

Pike County : (217) 285-6111

For individual’s who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing please contact us through the ILLINOIS RELAY CENTER
by dialing 7-1-1 followed by your preferred locations phone number or by emailing us at contactmhcwi@mhcwi.org.

The agency has implemented a pager system in which clinical staff rotate on a daily basis to respond to any pages received from the hotlines.