Crisis Services

If you are experiencing an emergency, dial 9-1-1 immediately.

If you are thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, dial (800) 273-8255 to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24/7.

For local health and human services resources and information outside of our registration center hours, call 2-1-1 to reach Tampa Bay Cares for free, confidential help.

For youth and young adults 25 years and younger in Pasco and Hernando counties, the Mobile Crisis Response Team (MRT) at BayCare Behavioral Health provides on-site mental health crisis intervention and management.

  • In Pasco County, call (727) 372-HELP (727-372-4357).
  • In Hernando County, call (352) 467-OKAY (352-467-6529).