Our Access Department provides assessment and referral services twenty-four hours a day for mental health and substance related crises.
The Access Department is the hub for clients accessing Apalachee Center Inpatient services. This department provides psychiatric and substance abuse assessment and screening, and manages admissions to our inpatient units.
If a client is not admitted to one of the inpatient units, they are provided with outpatient and community referrals based on individuals needs.
Services provided by the Access Department include; Baker Act receiving facility, Crisis intervention, and Screening.