Psychiatric Crises & Emergencies
Call 911 for emergencies
Call your local police department for a Crisis Intervention Officer
Fairfield Police Department
Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Mobile Crisis Team
On-scene response by trained mental health clinicians
Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Services (EMPS) - trained mental health clinicians are dispatched to the location of the child experiencing a mental health crisis to assess a psychiatric emergency and to provide emergency intervention.
211 or 800.203.1234 / 860.550.6393
The Hub (Behavioral Health Action Organization for Southwestern CT)
Southwestern CT Mental Health System (DMHAS Region 1)
Fairfield Social Services
Nami Help Line
The Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services (DMHAS) maintains Warm Lines, which are telephone services staffed by people with psychiatric disabilities who offer phone support to their peers.
Soundview Warmline, Bridgeport, CT
1.800.921.0359 5pm to 10pm - 7 days a week