If you are experiencing a mental health emergency that requires immediate attention,
        please contact Crisis Intervention at Phone: 717-394-2631 or Fax: 717-399-7357


Crisis Intervention is a 24 hour emergency mental health service provided for persons experiencing anxiety, depression, suicidal or homicidal thoughts. Crisis Intervention staff can assist in assessing what a person needs to alleviate the immediate crisis and then link them to appropriate services.  This can be completed by phone, an outreach to the person’s location or the person coming to the office.
 
Crisis Intervention also has the authority to arrange involuntary commitments to an inpatient mental health unit. Contact Crisis Intervention at 394-2631, 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

How Can You Identify If Someone Is In Crisis?

          • Displaying extreme mood swings
          • Acting anxious or agitated
          • Behaving recklessly
          • Sleeping too little or too much
          • Withdrawing/isolating
          • Showing rage
          • Talking about seeking revenge
          • Talking about feeling hopeless/no reason to live
          • Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain
          • Increasing use of substances
          • Talking about wanting to die or kill self
          • Looking for a way to kill self


  

  

  Crisis Intervention Services

  

1120 Frances Avenue Lancaster, PA 17601

      Telephone: 717-394-2631  Fax: 717-399-7357

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency
that requires immediate attention, please contact 
Crisis Intervention at  717-394-2631.