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Fire danger rating: Green as of 5/12/2014 07:27 AM

Immediate Help for a Troubled Soldier


 

Suicide Prevention Month information is available from this link

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USA MEDDAC Behavioral Health Department Outlines Procedures for Urgent Mental Health Care.

If you or someone you know has already attempted suicide and there is a life-threatening emergency, the first response should be to call 911. For other urgent mental health concerns, specialists are available during normal duty hours (Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) at the Fort Drum/USA MEDDAC Behavioral Health Department (315)-772-2778 (Building P-36, next to Wilcox Clinic on South Post) for walk-in appointments.

During non-duty hours, persons with urgent behavioral health concerns should contact Samaritan Medical Center at (315) 785-4516 or Mobile Crisis Services of North Country Transitional Living Services at (315) 782-2327.

If you want to learn more about resources and how to help those in need, you can find it here,
http://www.jeffcountymentalhealth.com

In an emergency anytime, call Police/Emergency Services:
(315) 772-5156 / 5157

Installation Operations Center(IOC 24 hour support)
1-800-896-8647

Mental Health Community/Military and Family Life Consultants
(315) 212-6919

Chaplain's Hotline  Confidential Counseling
(315) 772-5591
Monday - Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm, call IOC after hours and ask to speak with the on-call chaplain.

Watertown Vet Center
DVA Readjustment Counseling Services
210 Court St. Suite 20
Watertown, NY 13601
Call: 1-315-782-5479
Fax: 315-782-0491
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Weekends & Evenings by Appointment

American Red Cross
(315) 772-6561
Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm, after hours call toll free (877) 272-7337