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In Crisis? Emergency Numbers
Local medical emergency/mental health crisis
911 (local)
Mecklenburg County - Behavioral Health Center, CMC-Randolph 24-Hour Call Center
704.444.2400
Mecklenburg & Cabarrus 24-Hour Call Line & Mobile Crisis Services
800.939.5911
National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Call Center
1.800.273.8255

Other Frequently Called Numbers
Cabarrus County Magistrate's Office (Involuntary Commitment)
704.782.6016
Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services
704.336.3150
Mecklenburg County Health Department
704.336.4700
Mecklenburg County Magistrate's Office (Involuntary Commitment)
704.347.7844
Mecklenburg Social Security Office
704.532.8583
Medicaid Questions (Dept. of Social Services)
704.353.1500
United Way 211 - Community Resource Database
211 (local)

To Access Local Mental Health Services - Non Emergency Numbers
Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties
Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Solutions
http://www.cardinalinnovations.org/
1.800.939.5911

NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services
http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/services/index.htm

Map of N.C. Local Management Entities-Managed Care Organizations
http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/lmemap2-13.pdf

Support Groups

The MHA's ParentVOICE program offers separate monthly support groups for parents, youth, and grandparents who are primary caretakers of youth with behavioral, emotional and mental health challenges. See our ParentVOICE page for details or call 704-365-3454.

We encourage the formation of support groups. . .

For a publication of local Psychotherapy Groups led by licensed professionals, click here.

Links to local support groups
Support Works - SupportWorks provides information on the following groups:
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Parents whose children have Bipolar or Mood Disorders
The Abutment Group
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Cardinal Innovations (Cabarrus, Davidson, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Stanley & Union Counties)
http://www.cardinalinnovations.org/
Disability Rights and Resources
http://www.disability-rights.org