Riverside County CSU


47915 Oasis St.
Indio, California  92201
760-863-8655 FAX

Program Collateral & Information

Essentials At A Glance

Program Type: Crisis

To Make Referrals: All individuals will have a medical screening performed by CSU staff to determine if they are medically stable to be admitted. If the crisis warrants admission to an inpatient service, you may also receive services from the adjacent psychiatric health facility. 

# of Chairs: 12 chairs

Who We Serve: 

  • Adults & youth

  • Children and youth will be served in a separate area from the adults within the CSU

  • Individuals can be admitted voluntarily or involuntarily (Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC) 5150, involuntary psychiatric hold)

  • Length of stay is up to 23 hours, 59 minutes

Hours of Operation: Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

About the Program: The Riverside County Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) is a 24/7, community-based emergency service for adults and youth experiencing a crisis related to a mental health condition. The services include assessment, urgent mental health care and referral to mental health and/or co-occurring substance abuse treatment services. An individual may remain in the CSU for up to 24 hours for intensive treatment services. Admission is voluntary or via Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC) 5150, involuntary psychiatric hold.