If you or someone you know is at risk of seriously harming themselves or someone else, Call 911. For Other After Hours Emergencies, Call 1-800-442-7315

What are Emergency Services?

AuSable Valley Community Mental Health Authority provides 24 hour a day emergency services and crisis response to all persons in need.

How does Emergency Services help consumers?

Services are designed to meet the mental health crisis needs of current consumers as well as the general public.  


  • Phone screening
  • Immediate prioritization
  • Face to face contact
  • Individual assessment
  • Crisis resolution and treatment prescription including:
  • Inpatient admission
  • Residential admission
  • Referral to other needed services


Who is eligible for Emergency Services?

Emergency response and crisis resolution services are available to all people residing in or visiting Iosco, Oscoda, and Ogemaw Counties.

How to access Emergency Services:     

During regular business hours you may contact any local office:

West Branch – 989-345-5571

Tawas – 989-362-8636

Mio – 989-826-3208

Oscoda – 989-739-1469

After hours you may contact:  Third Level Crisis Center – 1-800-442-7315