Mental Health & Community Services
Crisis Hotline & Chat Services
Call 911 for immediate help
Crisis Text Line
Text MN to 741741
You will be connected with a crisis counselor who can support you with any painful emotions, not just thoughts of suicide. The service is free, confidential, and available 24/7.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 1-800-273-8255 - English
Call 1-888-628-9454 - Spanish
A national network of local crisis centers that provides emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The service is free, confidential, and available 24/7.
The Trevor Project
Mobile Crisis Response Team
Provides an array of community-based mental health services to children and adults experiencing a mental health crisis. This service is free, confidential, and available 24/7.
Collaborative Well-Being Video Series
In partnership to support our students, families and communities in Becker, Monticello, Elk River and Big Lake Schools, our school districts have collaborated to create a Well-Being video series. We are uniting alongside local healthcare professionals from CentraCare and Central Minnesota Mental Health Center, as well as our community’s STIR organization.
Local Mental Health Providers
If you are interested in accessing services from one of the providers listed below, please contact them directly for additional information and to ensure they accept your insurance provider. In addition:
Your family doctor can help. Physicians can do an evaluation of your child’s physical and mental health and can discuss methods of treatment if necessary.
You may need a referral from your insurance company prior to accessing counseling services or comprehensive mental health assessments. Please contact your medical insurance provider (phone number is on the back of your health insurance card) to determine if a referral is needed.
OPENING SEPTEMBER 19TH!!
A non-profit dental clinic to provide quality dental care and preventative education for ALL.
Increasing access to dental care for thousands in the entire region of Central Minnesota: Wright, Stearns, Sherburne, Carver, Benton, McLeod, and Meeker counties.
Safe shelter, support, and referral services for women and their children
24 hour crisis line
Rivers of Hope
Strives to positively impact the dynamics of domestic violence, and to empower victims to move beyond survival through legal and general advocacy, education, and interagency collaboration.
24 hour crisis line
St. Cloud, MN
Provides relief for homeless. Includes counseling, emergency food, shelter or clothing.
Great River Family Promise
Elk River, MN
Services: Budgeting, Housing and Employment
60 Day programs (Homeless 30-60 Days)
12 Churches in the surrounding area who are a part of the program. Don’t share rotation due to safety issues
Stay at the churches Sunday to Sunday 5:00pm-next am
Great Rivers Family Promise open from 7:30 am- 5:00 pm