Crisis Hotline: (419) 289-6111

Crisis Text Line: Text 4HOPE to 741741

Youth Crisis Response Team

Ashland County Youth Crisis Response Team

Mission Statement
The purpose of the Ashland County Crisis Response Team is to provide a valuable community service geared toward immediate intervention for all students, faculty, and staff of Ashland County Schools and surrounding areas involved in a traumatic situation.


  • Upon request, provide trained personnel for on-site intervention in the event of a crisis.
  • Assist school districts with writing and updating local crisis response programs.
  • Provide in-service training to faculty and staff in the areas of crisis response and post-traumatic stress debriefing.

To activate the Youth Crisis Response Team contact the Appleseed Community Mental Health Center's 24 hour crisis hotline: 419-289-6111 or 888-400-8500.

For non-emergency questions call the Mental Health & Recovery Board at (419) 281-3139.

Please check out the Activation Protocols for detail information regarding activating the Youth Crisis Response Team.

Please also check out the "Myth & Facts" fact page about working with the Youth Crisis Response Team.

For forms and other resources when dealing with a crisis please download the Ashland County Youth Crisis Response Team Packet. These resources are particularly intended for schools or other large community organizations.

Mental Health and Recovery Board of Ashland County

1605 CR 1095, Ashland, OH 44805
Office: (419) 281-3139
Fax: (419) 281-4988
Crisis : (419) 289-6111




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