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Emergency Services

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Behavioral Health Emergency Services: 24 hours, 7 days per week

 Emergency service for anyone experiencing a psychiatric or emotional emergency requiring immediate attention.

(802) 524-6554


(800) 834-7793 toll free


Developmental Services Emergency Services: 24 hours, 7 days per week

To access the DS on-call worker, call (802) 393-6688. Ask them to page the “NCSS—DS on-call worker”.

To access DS Emergency Services  (For Deaf or Hard of Hearing):   (Give your name, location and texting phone number)


Children, Youth and Families Emergency Services

NCSS emergency services team works closely with schools, other agencies and institutions to provide crisis consultation, de-escalation, mediation and mental health screening to individuals, organizations and families experiencing a crisis. Clinicians consult with Children, Youth and Families partners as well in order to best support area youth and their care providers. Clinicians are available 24/7 and can be reached by calling

(802) 524-6554 #1.



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