911 Dispatch: Innovations for Addressing Behavioral Health Crisis Calls

Monday, December 13, 2021 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Counties and cities across the country are developing innovative approaches within 911 dispatch centers to respond to behavioral health crisis calls to reduce unnecessary jail and emergency department admissions and associated costs, improve public safety and engage vulnerable residents in effective treatment and recovery services. This webinar will feature a presentation on The Pew Charitable Trust’s recent research on 911 call centers’ capabilities to handle behavioral health crises and highlight localities that have developed innovations in 911 dispatch centers.

Visit the event page for the most up-to-date information. Questions? Contact ahurley@naco.org.

*Hint: DO NOT use your own email if you are registering someone else. You must use the email of the person who will attend. It will also help to use the email that receives NACo correspondence (ie your county or organization email.)​


If you have any Registration questions, please email nacomeetings@naco.org or call (202) 942-4292.