The Worcester County Health Department's Crisis Response Team provides coverage 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to residents and visitors of Worcester County. CRT is activated by law enforcement, hospitals and various other agencies throughout the county, including the public school system, Department of Juvenile Justice, Department of Social Services, Parole and Probation, the Detention Center as well as health department staff. CRT provides an emergency mental health assessment on the scene and attempts to connect individuals to community resources as appropriate and/or will complete an emergency petition as appropriate to facilitate hospitalization if needed to provide safety and stabilization.
Record last updated:
Jan 22 2018 11:55AM