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Crisis Resources

 CRISIS MOBILE TEAM

HENNEPIN COUNTY

They will assess the situation over the phone and then determine if they need to come out to your home. 

CRISIS TEXT LINE

 A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from a secure online platform. 

SUICIDE PREVENTION

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones

If you are in immediate danger calling 911 and talking with police may be necessary.

It is important to notify the operator that it is a psychiatric emergency and ask for police officers trained in crisis intervention or trained to assist people experiencing a psychiatric emergency.

If you or a loved one are experiencing a crisis and in need of assistance call a
Mental Health Crisis Team in your county 

What is a Mental Health Crisis Team?
  • Each County has a Mental Health Crisis Team made up of crisis responders who are mental health specialists

  • Any adult in Minnesota can use these free services 

  • If a crisis responder comes to your home they will first help you cope with your crisis and then connect you with resources

 
What is a Mental Health Crisis Team?
  • Each County has a Mental Health Crisis Team made up of crisis responders who are mental health specialists

  • They specialize in working with children and adolescents in crisis 

  • If a crisis responder comes to your home they will first help you cope with your crisis and then connect you with resources

The Trevor Project is the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning young people. 

The Military Crisis Line is free, confidential resource for all service members including members of the National Guard and Reserve, and Veterans, even if they're not enrolled in VA benefits or health care. 

Love is respect offers 24/7 information, support and advocacy to young people between the ages of 13-26 who have questions about their romantic relationships. 

Talk to an advocate who will listen with no judgment and help you begin to address whats going on in your relationship.  This service is free, confdiential and 24/7. 

Additional Resources

The biggest sign of strength is asking for help.