Regional Crisis Center – Montrose

(Formerly the Crisis Walk-In Center) 

Info & Hours

All Services

24 hours a day / 7 days a week / 365 days a year

Regional Crisis Care Services in Montrose, Colorado

Knowing you’re not alone can make all the difference in life’s toughest moments. At the Axis Regional Crisis Center in Montrose, we’re here 24/7 for you or your loved ones during those critical times.

Finding help shouldn’t be hard. That’s why Axis’ Regional Crisis Center in Montrose provides urgent behavioral healthcare right in your community – quickly and without judgment. Whether it’s for you or someone you love, remember our doors are always open. The first step might feel like the hardest, but it’s the most courageous one you can take toward wellness and balance.


The Regional Crisis Center – Montrose is open 24/7, and no appointment is necessary.

Upon arrival at the Regional Crisis Center, a professional staff member will greet you and provide an initial assessment to help identify what care will best meet your needs.

Located in Montrose, Colorado, the Regional Crisis Center provides urgent behavioral healthcare for our six-county region on the Western Slope. We work closely with hospitals, therapists, emergency services, and law enforcement to get people the urgent help they need in the most appropriate setting. The Regional Crisis Center can be an alternative to a hospital emergency room or even jail for someone who needs urgent mental health or substance use treatment.

Staffed with mental health professionals, this location offers a convenient, local resource for urgent behavioral healthcare services.

On-site services include:

  • Walk-In Crisis Care Clinic for anyone of any age experiencing a mental health crisis. Anyone can walk in anytime to access in-person mental health support during a crisis.
  • Crisis Stabilization Unit for those aged 12 and older who may need short-term, 24/7 care. An alternative to hospital care, our highly-skilled providers offer crisis assessments, group and individual therapy, peer support, psychiatry and medication management, and coordination of ongoing treatment.
  • Withdrawal Management care for people wishing to safely withdraw from alcohol or other substances.

If you or someone you love is struggling with a behavioral health crisis, please walk in, and our staff will see you quickly and confidentially.

Clients may come to the Regional Crisis Center with a family member or friend for support. We know this support is critical.

Your path to healing begins here. Reach out to Axis Health System’s Regional Crisis Center in Montrose. No appointment is necessary. Our care team is ready to offer you the support you need right when needed. Opening doors, nurturing hope, and transforming lives. Call 970.252.3203 Stop in today or visit us online to learn more about how we can help.



If it is determined that someone needs to stay overnight in our Crisis Stabilization Unit, visitors are typically allowed for one hour a day. Staff can advise on the best time for your loved one. On occasion, the treatment team may discourage visitors depending on the needs of the client. Please call 970.252.3203 if you have specific questions.


Need Help Now?

In Crisis? Call 988

Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: 844.493.8255

Our team can help you while you’re waiting for a scheduled visit. You don’t have to be in crisis. We are here for you day and night. Call the Axis 24/7 Care Line to talk about your mental health concerns. 970.247.5245.  You will be quickly connected to local services and a team will respond immediately. Professional and compassionate care providers will answer your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.