A private, non-profit behavioral health care agency serving Central Maine. Founded in 1970, Crisis & Counseling Centers is licensed by the State of Maine as a comprehensive mental health facility and certified substance abuse treatment facility. Crisis & Counseling Centers provides 24-hour mobile crisis response service throughout Kennebec and Somerset counties, as well as crisis residential services and aftercare, via the State's toll free number 1-888-568-1112. Outpatient mental health and substance abuse services are located in the Augusta office with services also provided at variouis community locations. The agency is also home to the statewide GEAR Parent Support Network, for parents of children with behavioral health needs. All of C&C's programs rely on a mix of government and private grants and individual donations in order to keep services available to all who are in need.