For crisis situations:
- Call 911 if the situation is a life- threatening emergency.
- Call the Crisis Hotline: 1-(800)-988-5272, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Visit the Psychiatric Evaluation Center/Crisis Stabilization Unit (PEC/CSU) located at the Mary K. Shell Mental Health Center.
For more information regarding specialty behavioral health services in Kern County, visit the Kern Behavioral Health & Recovery Services website here: www.kernbhrs.org.