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Psychiatric Emergency Services

We are here for you 24/7 at 1-844-7-Help4U (1-844-743-5748)

A psychiatric emergency may include some of the following symptoms and/or behaviors. Bottom line, if you are concerned, call us.

  • Threats of suicide or suicidal thoughts,
  • Self-injury or threats of self-injury,
  • Aggressive behavior or threats to harm others,
  • Severe depression and/or the inability to care for daily needs,
  • Poor reality testing and/or other thought disorders,
  • Anxiety or panic attacks.

The Behavioral Health Crisis Treatment Center is a walk-in clinic for adults (18+) with an urgent mental health need.


Monday – Friday: 8 am – midnight

Saturday – Sunday: 8am – 4pm

Located at 40 Pleasant Street in Concord, the crisis treatment center provides:

  • Clinical assessments,
  • Crisis stabilization,
  • Referral and sort-term treatment,
  • Brief medication management,
  • Coordination of community-based services,
  • Peer support.

Services are designed to prevent unnecessary visits to hospitals and emergency rooms.

Masters level clinicians and Peer Support Specialists are available 24/7 for telephone and field response throughout central New Hampshire. Services can be provided in community settings, private residences, or other locations that are comfortable for all involved.

The Mobile Crisis team is also available to assist first responders, healthcare providers and community-based agencies. Whether you are a family member, a neighbor, a friends, landlord, teacher, clergy, or other involved person, we encourage you to call if you become concerned about an individual.

We provide supervised accommodations and crisis stabilization services for adults (18+) who require short-term intensive treatment.

Our apartments are staffed 24/7 by Masters level clinicians and Peer Support Specialists who provide support, encouragement and assistance during each guest’s stay.

Psychiatric Emergency Services