Oakland Crisis Intervention & Recovery Team (OCIRT)

 

Oakland Crisis Intervention & Recovery Team (OCIRT) provides recovery oriented, trauma informed crisis intervention to those requiring/desiring additional supports between the crisis and the onset of treatment.

This service is provided to Community Mental Health eligible persons in Oakland County 12 hours per day/7 days per week (12 PM to 12 AM).  Our primary focus is working with participating hospitals in Oakland County.  To refer to the OCIRT program participating hospitals,  call 248-977-5629.  This number may be used to initiate contact with OCIRT about adding your hospital’s participation with OCIRT.  Persons in crisis may call our  Resource & Crisis Helpline (800) 231-1127.

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