Crisis Residential Unit at Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC Hamot
Safe Harbor’s Crisis Residential Unit is a community alternative to inpatient mental health treatment at the hospital.
The Crisis Residential Unit is a voluntary program for adults who are having a mental health emergency. We’ll assess any person, age 18 or older, in crisis for admission of up to 5 days into the unit.
- To speak with a crisis counselor right away, 814-456-2014 or 1-800-300-9558.
Mental Health Care in a Healing, Restful Setting
We've designed the eight-bed unit to be a home-like setting to help you work toward recovery.
The unit includes:
- Private bedrooms
- Outdoor space
- Quality meals
- Semi-private bathrooms
Residents receive quality,
24-hour mental health care including:
- The option to meet daily with a licensed prescriber for medication
- Round-the-clock nursing.
- Daily one-on-one and group therapy sessions.
- Access to a peer specialist.
Contact Us About Care in the Crisis Residential Unit
To find out if you qualify for treatment in the Crisis Residential Unit, call Crisis Services
at 814-456-2014. You must be at least 18 years old for admission to the crisis unit.
The unit is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
See all Safe Harbor's behavioral health and crisis services at UPMC Hamot.