MENTAL HEALTH EMERGENCY SERVICES
In the event of an emergency, please contact 911 or call our Emergency Services team at 603-524-1100 any time 24/7.
Available 24 hours a day, our emergency services staff is prepared to respond to anyone experiencing a mental health crisis. Services are offered in person, over the phone or via telehealth. Call 603-524-1100.
LRMHC emergency services are also available at Lakes Region General Hospital, Franklin Regional Hospital and Speare Memorial Hospital.
WHAT IS A MENTAL HEALTH EMERGENCY?
A mental health emergency is a sudden change in the mental status of an individual due to a one-time event or as the result of a pre-existing mental illness. Events causing a mental health emergency can include loss of job, divorce, natural disaster or the sudden loss of a loved one.
A mental health emergency can occur at any time to anyone, regardless of age, gender or class. Symptoms of a mental health emergency can include, but are not limited to:
• Suicidal or homicidal thoughts
• Feelings of desperation or anxiety
• Delusional thoughts