Crisis Hotline

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Due to construction, the Crisis Center Entrance will be temporarily moving on the Wausau Campus to Door 18, effective Monday, September, 11, 2023. Please watch for signage. Enter at Door 18 located at 1100 Lake View Drive between the Aquatic Therapy Facility and Outpatient Services through Parking Lot D. Please click here for map. The Crisis Center is OPEN 24/7 during construction.

24-7 Crisis & Suicide Prevention Hotline

If you think you or someone you know may have a mental or emotional challenge, it is important to remember there is hope and help.

We’re here. North Central Health Care offers 24/7/365 confidential and anonymous crisis and emergency phone counseling and intervention to help you through your roughest moments — be it emotional, mental health, suicide prevention or substance abuse issues. Call now.


NCHC Crisis Hotline
715.845.4326 or 800.799.0122
These phone numbers will connect you directly to NCHC Crisis Services, available 24/7/365.

Toll-Free Call connecting you to Crisis Support in the Marathon, Langlade and Lincoln Counties.

Connecting you to Crisis Support in Marathon, Langlade and Lincoln Counties.

National Hotline will link you with Crisis Care in any area in the United States. Please note: Calling 988 will not route directly to NCHC Crisis Services, but you will be helped by the National Suicide Prevention Network and answered by a regional center who may assist you.

For those with hearing or speech difficulties, please dial 711 to connect with the WI Relay Service.
When you dial 711, a communications assistant will connect you with the NCHC Crisis Hotline. Please provide the operator with the number 715.845.4326. English and Spanish translation is available through 711. For more information about 711, please visit WI Relay 711.