Mental Health Mobile Crisis Response Launched in Menard County
INTERVENTION IN REAL TIME
People of all ages within Menard County who are experiencing a mental health crisis are now being served by the Memorial Health Mobile Crisis Response (MCR) initiative. MCR operates 24 hours a day/7 days a week/365 days a year. THERE IS NO FEE.
MOBILE CRISIS RESPONSE 217-788-7070
How Support is Provided
MCR Staff provide support via Telehealth (phone or video conference) to de-escalate a crisis, provide interventions and connect you with community supports and mental healthcare referrals.
In Person Response
ASSESS - STABLIZE-SUPPORT
Although many crises are resolved via telehealth, in-person responses can still be necessary. When determined that in-person care is needed, crisis teams are dispatched to the community. Trained professionals de-escalate the crisis, assess for interventions and stabilize the situation.