Mental Health Services
For more information about HVMHC, please call 651-327-2270 or visit their website.
If you would like to speak with a county worker, please call 651-385-3200.
If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.
Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center:
Minnesota has a new central system for reporting suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults. Call toll free 844-880-1574.
Please click here for more information
Crisis Text Line
Offering Text-based suicide prevention services across Minnesota. People who text MN to 741741 will be connected with a counselor who will help defuse the crisis and connect the texter to local resources. Crisis Text Line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Crisis Text Line Information (PDF)
Southeast Minnesota Crisis Response
Mobile Crisis Response currently serves adults 24/7. If you need mental health support during a crisis call toll free 1-844-274-7472.
Please click here for the flyer > Southeast MN Crisis Response Flyer (PDF)
Please click here for more information > Southeast MN Crisis Response Website
What Is Mental Illness?
Mental illnesses are biochemical brain disorders that affect a person’s thinking and emotions, and may impact their ability to manage life on a day-to-day basis. Common mental health diagnoses include depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and anxiety disorders. People of any age, race, or gender can be affected by mental illness. For more information on mental illness.
Can Mental Illness Be Treated?
Yes, mental illness can be treated through a variety of methods. Many people need a combination of psychiatry services (medication management), therapy, and rehabilitative / supportive services to successfully manage their illness.