Emergencies

In a mental health crisis, call or text 988, call your local mental health crisis number (see below) or go to the nearest emergency room.  For other emergencies, call 911.

Pennsylvania Crisis Numbers

Crisis numbers in the Philadelphia five county region are listed below.  For crisis numbers in other Pennsylvania counties, please use this link:

Also listed below are warm lines and the departments that oversee mental health services in each county. There is also a statewide referral helpline:

1-855-284-2494

Bucks County

Available 24/7

Countywide: 1-800-499-7455

Central & Upper Bucks: 215-345-2273

Lower Bucks: 215-785-9765

215-444-2800

Available 24/7

1-877-435-7709

Chester County

Available 24/7

469 Creamery Way
Exton, PA 19341
610-280-3270

Available Monday through Friday

2:00 - 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time

Saturday and Sunday

12:00 - 6:00 p.m., Eastern Time

1-866-846-2722

610-344-6265

Delaware County

Available 24/7

Crozer Chester Medical Center

One Medical Center Boulevard

Chester, PA 19013

610-447-7600

Available Monday through Friday

6:00 - 10:00 p.m., Eastern Time

Saturday & Sunday 1:00 - 7:00 p.m., Eastern Time

1-855-464-9342

610-713-2365

Available 24/7

1-855-889-7827

Montgomery County

Available 24/7

1-855-634-HOPE (4673)

Available 24/7

610-279-6100

Available 7 days per week

1:00 - 9:00 p.m., Eastern Time

1-855-715-8255

Text: 267-225-7785

610-278-3000

Philadelphia County

Philadelphia has multiple mental health crisis centers.  To find one, please use this link:

Available 24/7

Available 24/7

215-685-6440

Available 24/7

215-686-4420

215-685-5400

Disclaimer: Resources provided on this page do not reflect endorsements of these agencies, programs or services.  I do not assume responsibility for errors in the information posted or attest to the efficacy of the content.  Links and contact information were last verified in December 2021.