Emergency Services

If you are experiencing a mental health or drug & alcohol or other emergency, please dial 9-1-1.


Copeline provides 24-hour linkage for mental health, child/elder abuse and neglect, domestic violence, or substance abuse related emergencies in Geauga County. Staff is also able to provide information on other social services concerns such as counseling sources, food banks, and national hotline numbers.  Geauga County residents can access Copeline by calling 285-5665 or, (toll-free) 1-888-285-5665.


Quality mental health intervention is provided 24 hours a day to individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis.  Master’s Level therapists respond face-to-face and by telephone to individuals and their families in an effort to de-escalate the situation and stabilize the client.  Coordination and linkage with other services is done to support client’s needs utlizing the least restrictive method of intervention.  This can be done by contacting the agency directly, or calling Copeline.



Face-to-face assessments are available 24 hours per day for individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis severe enough to potentially require psychiatric hospitalization.  Clients are assessed to determine what the least restrictive environment is that will allow for safety, stability, and a reduction in the symptoms which led to the evaluation.