Family to Family

Mobile Crisis Team

Provides residents of Mecklenburg County who are experiencing a mental health crisis assistance and access to supportive Community Resources.  The team is dispatched to provide emergency psychiatric assessment, immediate intervention for family crises, interventions for parents and children and assistance to the hospital or other appropriate psychiatric care.

Mobile Crisis Team: 704–566–3410
Emergency 911 – Ask for CIT Trained Officer (Crisis Intervention Team)

Carolinas Healthcare System Behavioral Health Hospital (CHS)

Mental Health Emergencies: 704-444-2400 / 800-418-2065

Novant / Presbyterian Behavioral Health Hospital

Mental Health Emergencies: 704-384-4255

Cardinal Innovations

Managing Mental Health, Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Substance Use/Addiction Services
24-Hour Toll Free Line: 800-939-5911

Local Resources for Children & Teens

The Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF) is a parent–led, not–for–profit, Web–based membership organization of families raising children diagnosed with, or at risk for, early–onset bipolar disorder.

Thompson Child & Family Focus


ECAC (Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center)

Alexander Youth Network

Mental Health America of Central Carolinas (Parent Voice)

National NAMI & North Carolina NAMI Contact Info

National NAMI Headquarters: 800–950–6264
TDD 703–516–7227 (Telecommunications for the Deaf)

NAMI North Carolina: 800–451–9682