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Crisis Services

SMA Healthcare’s Crisis and Response Center provides 24/7 emergency screening and admission to mental health crisis stabilization, drug abuse detoxifications and/or referral to other services.

Serving Flagler and Putnam Counties, Crisis Triage and Treatment Units serve self-referred individuals for screening, triage, and referral for mental health and substance abuse. These units work in alliance with local hospitals and law enforcement agencies to ensure safe transport of Baker-Act clients to the designated receiving facility.

Flagler Hours

  • Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to midnight
  • Saturday-Sunday: noon to midnight

Putnam Hours

  • Daily: noon to midnight

The Chet Bell Crisis Center provides stabilization for individuals experiencing mental health and substance abuse crises. Individuals receive medication appropriate to their needs, individual and group counseling, and discharge planning toward the next appropriate level of care. Registered nurses and behavioral health technicians are on duty 24/7, as is a psychiatrist and/or advanced registered nurse practitioner to direct treatment.

Our Crisis Response Team cares for children, adolescents and young adults ages 25 and under in Volusia and Flagler counties who are feeling depressed, alone, suicidal, or bullied. If you or someone you know is feeling or experiencing any of these issues, they do not have to go through this alone. We can help and are here for them 24/7. We encourage any individual who needs our help to call our Helpline at (800) 539-4228.

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. To save lives and reduce suicidal behaviors by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training. SMA Healthcare believes that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.