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In the state of Kentucky between 2013 and 2019, 122 people were killed by the police.

Central Kentucky

New Vista Crisis Team



The New Vista Crisis Team provides a quick response to assess adults and children who are experiencing a mental health crisis. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Call the Helpline 1.800.928.8000. Crisis services are: Immediate evaluation and crisis assessment, Stabilization strategies and safety planning, Short-term intensive crisis intervention, Clinical consultation, Referral to acute behavioral healthcare including treatment for stabilization in the most appropriate and least restrictive environment.

We're Looking for More Resources in this State. 
We are working to create an easily accessible and searchable database of community resources and organizations nationwide that offer crisis intervention services to be utilized as an alternative to calling the police. At the moment we are rapidly trying to verify leads to be posted to the site. If you know of such a resource in your area  press the contact button below or check back soon for updated resources in your neighborhood.   
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Instead Of Police is a crowdsourced, nationwide database of community resources & mobile response teams to be utilized as alternatives to calling police. If you know of such a resource in your area, if you'd like to collaborate with organizing, research, or outreach, or if you have feedback, questions, concerns, or suggestions about the site, (BIPOC organizers especially) email insteadofpolice@protonmail.com.

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