Mental Health Crisis Help

Community Mental Health offers walk in or call crisis 24 Hours a Day (Walk-in services are for those in immediate crisis and cannot wait for an appointment). Contact Us to get directions to the CMH Building. Crisis services provides crisis intervention, assessment, and screening for voluntary and involuntary psychiatric hospitalization.
Toll Free: 800.372.8460
Local: 517.346.8460
TTY: 517.267.7623
Mental Health Crisis

CMHA-CEI provides mental health and substance abuse services to the residents of Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham counties. The services offered at CMHA-CEI are typically provided to Medicaid recipients, but each program has different enrollment criteria. Review the section "Getting Started at CMHA-CEI" to review the enrollment process.

Our services may be covered by health insurance, including Medicaid. Fees are assessed based on the client's ability to pay. A coverage determination will identify a persons' ability to pay along with any public funding that might be available. No one is ever denied services due to their inability to pay. If you need mental health or substance abuse services and do not meet the requirements for the program or CMHA-CEI is not the appropriate provider to meet your needs, we will provide you with additional resources in the community that can assist you.

Crisis Services

The CMHA-CEI Crisis Services Department provides 24 hour, seven day per week, triage for persons experiencing a psychiatric emergency. The Crisis Services Department provides evaluation and screening for in-patient psychiatric hospital admission for persons with Medicaid or who have no form of insurance.

Getting Started at CMHA-CEI

Getting Started at CMHA-CEI The first step in getting started at CMHA-CEI is to contact Central Access by calling 1-888-800-1559 or (517) 346-8318.

Adult Mental Health Services

The CMHA-CEI Adult Mental Health Services Program (AMHS) provides a variety of services to adults recovering from various forms of mental illness. At AMHS, our vision is to promote recovery from mental illness and co-occurring disorders

Families Forward

Families Forward has been providing services to children and their families for over 30 years. We offer a wide array of treatment options designed to meet the needs of families with children who struggle with emotional disturbance and behavioral concerns.

Communiy Services for the Developmentally Disabled

The mission of Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled (CSDD) is to promote and support ongoing choices and opportunities for children and adults and their families to be full and equal citizens in the community.

Substance Abuse Services

CMHA-CEI Substance Abuse Services (SAS) recognizes substance use disorders as chronic health conditions. Services are designed to address underlying issues as well as the presenting drug and/or alcohol related problems. This is accomplished by careful assessment and comprehensive treatment planning. A wide range of different services are available as a model in continuing care including detoxification, residential, outpatient and self-help groups. Standard Program Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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