Mental Health and Well-being

Mental health and well‐being refers to the interconnection between mental illness, mental health, mental well‐being, and the associated stigma. Poor mental health is associated with poor quality of life, higher rates of chronic disease, and a shorter lifespan. 

The WellSpring Project

The WellSpring Project is a community-driven initiative that uses upstream public health strategies to promote resilience and healthy development for all people at every stage of life in Washington County. 

Learn more at

  1. What to do in a crisis
  2. Mental Health Resources
  3. Trainings and Webinars

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline 

Call or text 988 or visit
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the U.S.

Washington County Crisis Response Unit 

The Crisis Response Unit provides 24/7/365 mobile crisis mental health services for adults and children experiencing a crisis. Mobile crisis interventions are face-to-face, short-term, intensive mental health services.

See Community Services' Crisis Response web page for more information.