Emergency and After Hours Services
Through a partnership with the Misissippi Department of Mental Health, Region 8’s Mobile Crisis Response Team provides community-based behavioral health crisis services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to individuals located in Copiah, Lincoln, Madison, Rankin and Simpson Counties. If you are in need of Region 8’s Crisis Services, dial 1-877-657-4098 or you may contact the Region 8 office nearest you.
When To Call
If you or another person
- Plans to harm self or others
- Is overwhelmed or out of control
- Is in acute psychiatric crisis
- Has severe depression, anxiety, or grief
- Needs help to reduce immediate emotional stress
- Is in emotional crisis
- Has symptoms of acute psychiatric illness
- Needs other emergency mental health services
Contact Region 8 Crisis Services Call Toll Free 1-877-657-4098 or
Copiah County 601.894.2018 1019 Carroll Drive, Hazlehurst, MS
Lincoln County 601.823.2345 620 Hwy 51 North, Brookhaven, MS
Madison County 601.859.8371 103 South Lake Circle, Canton, MS
Rankin County 601.825.8800 613 Marquette Road, Brandon, MS
Simpson County 601.847.4410 3100 Simpson Highway 13, Mendenhall, MS
If you, a family member or someone you are responding to is experiencing an emergency mental health crisis, call Region 8’s Crisis Services at 1-877-657-4098 or contact the Region 8 mental health center nearest you at the numbers listed above. Both phone and face-to-face mental health assessments are available.
Emergency mental health services are confidential.