If YOU are experiencing a crisis
Call (855) NMCRISIS (662-7474)
If YOUR LOVED ONE is Experiencing a Mental Health Crisis
Call 911 for police or medical assistance or call (855) NMCRISIS (662-7474)
The New Mexico Crisis and Access Line is open 24/7 if you need immediate assistance for some of these issues that could be affecting your loved one:
- Threatening to, or talking about wanting to, hurt or kill him/herself?
- Seeking access to firearms, available pills, or other means to kill him/herself?
- Talking or writing about death, dying, or suicide, when these actions are out of the ordinary for the person?
- Expressing feelings of hopelessness?
- Displaying rage, uncontrolled anger, or seeking revenge?
- Acting reckless or engaging in risky activities, seemingly without thinking?
- Saying he or she feels trapped, like there’s no way out?
- Increasing alcohol or drug use?
- Withdrawing from friends, family and society?
- Demonstrating anxiety, agitation, and insomnia (or sleeping all the time)?
Mental Health and Crisis Services in Doña Ana County
Go to the Memorial Medical Center emergency room for psychiatric emergency services.
|Local hospital numbers|
|Memorial Medical Center, non-emergency|
|Memorial Medical Center, 24-hour emergency help|
|Mesilla Valley Hospital|
|Local mental health agency numbers|
|Southwest Counseling Center (serving Las Cruces)|
|Southwest Counseling Center mobile crisis team|
|Southern New Mexico Human Development (serving Mesilla, rural areas and smaller towns of southern New Mexico)|
|Milagro Community Care|
|Local police numbers|
|Doña Ana County Sheriff|
|New Mexico State Police|
|New Mexico State University Police|
|Ron Gurley, Executive Director|
|NMSU Student Counseling Center|
|NMSU Employee Health Service (SAVE program)|
|La Casa Domestic Violence hotline, or 1-800-376-2272|
|NAMI-DAC, Doña Ana chapter or NAMI|
|NAMI New Mexico state office|
|Behavioral Health Services Division|
|State Medical Care Administrator|
|Protection and Advocacy|
|Mental Health Public Defender|
|New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute (Las Vegas)|