This article is going to provide information we found on 24 hr / 7 day a week after hours mental health emergency crisis help for residents in Carteret County NC, but we are also asking for the pubic to give us more information on community resources they know about using the comment form at the bottom of this article. Additionally, we have specific questions about crisis needs in the county that we address in questions below.
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If you or someone you know is currently suicidal or homicidal we ask that you please call 911 so that you can get immediate help. Also, this article is not being written by a mental health counselor, therapist, nurse, or Doctor. This is not medical advice.
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April 2020 – Officials at Carteret Health Care reported that they saw an increase in overdose related emergencies and deaths that could be related to mental health issues stemming from Coronavirus fear, anxiety, and despair. If you are currently in a mental health crisis after-hours, please consider calling one of the mobile providers below.
RHA Health Services
Call 1-844-709-4097 on mobile now for 24 hr care.
Integrated Family Services
Call 1-866-437-1821 on mobile now for 24 hr care.
All of these providers offer: Services: Facility-Based Crisis Centers, Telepsychiatry technology in various provider sites, 24 hour intervention teams and assessment, Respite care.
Aside from the information we have above, what other mental health emergency crisis resources are there in the Carteret County NC communities of Morehead City, Newport, Beaufort, or Emerald Isle?
How do these issues get dealt with at the Carteret Health Care emergency room? Are there any inpatient, day programs, or outpatient programs in Carteret County that specifically manages mental health? Aside from the Peer Recovery Center we listed above, are there any other community based peer support programs in Morehead City, Newport, Beaufort, or Emerald Isle?
What are some licensed counselors, therapist and Doctors that specifically manage care after hours in this area? Are there any 12-step programs? Does Carteret Health Care or the emergency room have overnight beds dedicated to this health issue?
What programs or resources are there at the Carteret County Detention Center to address people brought in that have needs? What programs or resources are there in the school system?
Providers: Trillium Health Resources, RHA Health Services, Integrated Family Services (IFS)