Emergency Services

IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911 or go immediately to your local emergency room.

Alaska Careline Crisis Intervention Line 1-877-266-4357 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255


If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call (907) 563-3200. In Anchorage, Emergency Services are provided by the Providence Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Department.  https://alaska.providence.org/services/p/psychiatric-emergency-department]

The psychiatric emergency department at Providence Alaska Medical Center is designed to provide accessible, professional, cost-effective services to individuals in psychiatric and/or substance abuse crisis including assessment, crisis intervention, medical care, and referrals. 

ACMHS works closely with staff at Providence to coordinate care for our mutual clients seen at Providence. 


If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call (907) 371-1300. Our staff at FCMHS answer the 24-hour mental health crisis line for Fairbanks and the surrounding communities. FCMHS staff will assess the situation via phone, and may recommend going to the Fairbanks Memorial hospital, depending on the nature of the crisis.  FCMHS provides on-going services as needed.