24-Hour Crisis Hotline
FBC Referrals
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Dial 988
Forsyth Center


110 West Walker Avenue
Asheboro, NC 27203


Phone: 336.628.3330
Fax: 336.633.7202


  • Substance Abuse Outpatient Treatment
  • Mental Health Outpatient Treatment
  • Psychiatric Services/Medical Management
  • Advanced Access/Walk-In Clinic
  • Peer Support Services

Welcome to our BHUC Asheboro unit located within our Asheboro Outpatient Center.  The entrance to the unit is in the lower level of the building (accessible in the rear parking area)

Behavioral Health Urgent Care (BHUC) provides an alternative to Emergency Room and Inpatient Psychiatric Hospitalization for  individuals who have a mental illness and/or substance use disorder. The unit is staffed 24-hours -a-day by nurses, licensed clinicians, and qualified professionals. The facility  has a 23-hour observation chair unit that will allow patients to stay up to 23 hours for observation, further assessment, and care management.
When To Come In
The BHUC is open 24/7/365. No appointment is needed and a person can walk in.  A person may be experiencing a crisis or need intervention to prevent a crisis.

What To Expect

Therapeutic interventions to assist the individual with coping and improving their functional skills to prevent hospitalization.
Therapeutic interventions are designed to support an individual remaining in the community and to effect symptom reduction, risk-of-harm reduction, and/or safe transition of persons in acute crises to appropriate crisis stabilization and detoxification services.
The person is  given an immediate evaluation and access to acute mental health, developmental disability and/or substance abuse services.
If needed, the person can stay up to 23 hours to ensure the immediate crisis is resolved or to be placed in a treatment facility if needed.

Where we're located