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988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

988 - Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

988/Michigan Crisis and Access Line (MiCAL) – statewide 24-hour telephone, chat, and text line for people in crisis or distress. It is also a warmline to connect people with certified peer support specialists and/or recovery coaches who have lived experiences of behavioral health issues, trauma, or personal crises, and are trained to support and empower the callers.

988 Chat

The team responds to people in crisis reaching out for help through chat and text from across the country in times of heavy volume so that everyone receives intervention and support.

First Responder and Public Safety Line is a statewide 24-hour telephone, chat, and text line to provide first responder and public safety staff mental health and crisis support.


In-Person Services

Mobile Crisis Intervention & Recovery Teams

Through community-based mobile crisis teams, serves residents of Oakland and Genesee Counties in need of immediate assistance in stabilizing mental health crises, co-occurring serious mental illness and substance use disorder crises, preventing hospitalization, and accessing medically necessary substance abuse and/or mental health services and support.  To learn more please call the Resource and Crisis Center at 1-800-231-1127.

Walk-In Assessment & Crisis Intervention

Oakland Assessment & Crisis Intervention Service (OACIS) – provides 24/7 acute crisis stabilization for adults through an interdisciplinary team of professionals.  For General information, please call 1-248-451-2600.

Crisis Residential Unit

Crisis Residential Unit (CRU) – recovery oriented, short-term, voluntary psychiatric domiciliary care for adults that includes medication management and monitoring, nursing, group therapy, art therapy, and discharge planning for recovery.  To learn more, please call the Resource and Crisis center at 1-248-451-2600.

Sober Support Unit

Sober Support Unit (SSU) – voluntary 24-hour program designed to support, coach, and connect adults with low health risks to detoxification services and residential substance use treatment.

Victim Assistance Program

Victim Assistance Program – 24-hour access to advocates for victims of crime, domestic and sexual abuse, workplace violence, and human trafficking.  To learn more, call 1-248-451-2600.

All for Oxford Resiliency Center

The Center offers long-term healing and resources to anyone impacted by the tragic community events.

Support Groups

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Groups

Survivors of Suicide – bi-monthly open support groups for people who have lost a loved one to suicide. An eight-week closed support group is also offered three times per year.  To register or learn more, please call 1.248.451.2613 or 1.248.622.3329.

Victims of Crime Support

Survivors of Homicide Victims Support Group

Survivors of Homicide Support Group – bi-monthly 12-week support groups for people who have lost a loved one to homicide or drunk driving.  To register or learn more, call 1.248.451.2618.