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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
Mecklenburg & Cabarrus 24-Hour Call Line & Mobile Crisis Services
National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Call Center

To Access Local Mental Health Services - Non Emergency Numbers
Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties
Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Solutions

NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services

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

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)
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