Covenant Presbyterian Church - Charlotte, NC

Local Mental Health Resources

This list includes a selection of resources for those facing mental health challenges.
If someone you know is in a mental health emergency, please call 911.

Emergency Information

Suicide prevention hotline: 988
Mecklenburg County Crisis Hotline: 704-556-3410
LGTBQ National Hotline: 888-843-8464
SAMHSA National Help Line: 800-662-HELP (4357)

Behavioral Health Locations

Atrium Health
Atrium Behavioral Health for Children and Teens (Ages 4-17)
  • Behavioral Health Helpline: 800-418-2065
  • 24/7 Crisis Assistance: 704-444-2400
Novant Health
Hopeway Treatment program: 866-548-1240

Covenant staff provides referrals to local therapists. Please contact Katherine Kerr, Laura Capranica, or Serenitye Taylor for more information. 


National Alliance on Mental Illness
Atrium Mental Health First Aid program 704-631-1028
Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC): 704-512-6523
Charlotte AHEC addresses the following topics:
  • Appetite Awareness for Binging and Overeating
  • Children and Adolescent Mental Health Amid COVID-19
  • Psychopharmacology of Addiction and Co-Morbid Mental Disorders