The following is a list of psychiatric faculties within the Mental Health System of Care.


Hospitals (For individuals who require acute inpatient care)

Intensive Residential (For individuals who no longer require acute inpatient care, but remain in need of treatment in a supportive recovery-oriented setting for an extended period of time)

Secure Residential (For individuals who no longer require acute inpatient care, but remain in need of treatment in a secure recovery-oriented setting for an extended period of time)

Crisis Beds (For individuals who are experiencing acute symptoms, but do not require inpatient care)


DMH System Inpatient Crisis and other Residential Capacity 

Psychiatric Inpatient and DMH funded community mental health beds - pre and post Hurricane Irene (2011-2014)




Brattleboro Retreat - Brattleboro, VT (external link)

Provides specialized diagnosis and treatment services for a wide variety of mental health and addictions problems as well as high quality care for children, adolescents and adults in an environment that's safe, respectful and confidential.


CMS Acceptance letter of BR POC (October 24, 2014)

Brattleboro Retreat Plan of Correction (POC) - (October 16, 2014)

CMS - Findings (October 8, 2014)

CMS - Acceptance Letter BR POC (September 2, 2014)

CMS - Findings (August 22, 2014)

CMS - Initial Notice of Termination - (July 8, 2014)

Brattleboro Retreat Plan of Correction (July 2014)

CON Implementation Report (March 27, 2014)

Brattleboro Retreat Deficiencies Section A (April 18, 2013)

Brattleboro Retreat Deficiencies Section B (April 17, 2013)

Brattleboro Retreat CMS Deficiencies and POC (June 5, 2013)

Brattleboro Retreat Deficiencies POC (June 5, 2013)

CMS Acceptance Letter BR Plan of Action Address Medicare Deficiencies (September 10, 2013)

Brattleboro Retreat Termination Date Extension Letter (September 30, 2013)

CMS Resurvey Determination  (November 7, 2013



Physical Address: 75 Linden St Brattleboro, VT 05301

By Mail: Anna Marsh Lane P.O. Box 803 Brattleboro, VT 05302

Phone: (802) 258-3700 Toll free:  1-800-RETREAT   Local: 1-802-257-7785   TTY: 1-802-258-3770


Vermont Psychiatric Care Hospital - Berlin, VT (formally known as GMPCC)


Survey Extension Announcement (September 18, 2014)


Physical Address: 350 Fisher Road, Berlin, VT 05633-7901

Phone: (802) 828-3300


Central Vermont Medical Center - Berlin, VT (external link)


Physical Address: 130 Fisher Rd  Berlin, VT 05602

By Mail:  P.O. Box 547 Barre, VT 05641

Phone:  (802) 371-4100


Fletcher Allen Health Care - Burlington, VT (external Link)

Fletcher Allen provides expert care for mental health disorders and issues in a compassionate, welcoming environment.  Their extensive mental health specialties range from outpatient counseling for children and adults and intensive partial hospitalization, to in-patient care for acute mental illness, and 24/7 crisis response services.


Address: Fletcher Allen Health Care Medical Center Campus 111 Colchester Avenue Burlington, VT 05401 

Phone: (802) 847-0000   Toll free Phone Number: (800) 358-1144



GMPCC - Morrisville, VT (this facility is closed and has been reopened in Berlin under the VPCH, click here to go to VPCH webpage)

The Green Mountain Psychiatric Care Center is a 8-bed, Level 1, inpatient psychiatric unit.  This facility is under the care and control of the Commissioner of the Vermont Department of Mental Health.  It provides care and treatment for individuals experiencing all levels of acute psychiatric illness.


Plan of Correction for Survey Conducted November 13, 2014 (December 12, 2014)

CON Implementation Report (March 27, 2014)

http://www.sevendaysvt.com/vermont/a-1988-law-brings-art-to-state-buildings/Content?oid=2337271 (March 19, 2014)

CMS Approval of January 29 & February 28, 2014 POCs for CMS Certification (March 12, 2014

Plan of Correction in Response to CMS Statement of Deficiencies (February 28, 2014)

GMPCC Statement of Deficiencies (February 25, 2014)

Plan of Correction in Response to CMS Statement of Deficiencies (January 29, 2014)

Acknowledgement Letter from DAIL regarding POC (January 8, 2014)

CMS Statement of Deficiencies (December 17, 2013)

CMS POC Cover Letter (December 26, 2013)

Final Version of POC to CMS (December 26, 2013)

Joint Commission Letter Confirming Unannounced Survey (August 29, 2013)

Joint Commission Accreditation Letter (August 29, 2013)

Joint Commission Survey Report (July 2013)

Guidelines Conformance Assessment Final Report Morrisville Interim Behavioral Hospital (September 2012)

Address: 72 Harrell Street Morrisville, VT 05661

Phone: (802) 888-6770  



Rutland Regional Medical Center - Rutland, VT (external link)

The biggest community hospital in Vermont and the second largest hospital in the state, Rutland Regional Medical Center has been providing high quality healthcare to the Rutland Region for more than 100 years.


CON Implementation Report (March 27, 2014)

Rutland Recovery Residence Certificate of Approval Response to DMH Questions November 2012

Rutland Recovery Residence Certificate of Approval Application June 27, 2012 - Vermont Southern Alliance for Community Care, LLC (VSACC), a collaboration between Rutland Mental Health, HCRS, and United Counseling Services, has submitted a Certificate of Approval application for a 4-bed staff secure Level III residence located in the Rutland area. The application is currently under review by staff from the Department of Mental health and the Department of Aging and Independent Living.


Address: 160 Allen Street Rutland, VT 05701

Phone: (802) 775-7111


Springfield Hospital - Spingfield, VT 05156

Springfield Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital located in Springfield, VT. A member of Springfield Medical Care Systems integrated system of care, which includes a network of seven federally-qualified community health center sites, Springfield Hospital is a certified critical access hospital serving communities in southeastern Vermont and southwestern New Hampshire.


Plan of Correction Acceptance DOH (August 19, 2014)                   


Physical Address: 25 Ridgewood Road, Springfield, VT 05156

By Mail: PO Box 2003 Springfield, VT 05156

Phone: (802) 885-2151


Windham Center - Bellows Falls, VT (external link)

Inpatient mental health services are provided at The Windham Center, an inpatient unit that provides mental health services to residents of Windham and Windsor Counties and other communities. Programs offer treatment for men and women who are over 18 years of age and include inpatient care as well as group therapy.


Address: 1 Health Center of Bellows Falls, 1 Hospital Court, Bellows Falls, VT 05101

Phone Inpatient Services: (802) 463-1346              Outpatient Services: (802) 463-1292


Intensive Residential

Collaborative Solutions Corporation (CSC)/ Washington County Mental Health Services – 8 Bed Recovery Residence – Westford  

Second Spring maintains two facilities: Second Spring South - our original facility, a fully reconditioned 14-bedroom farmhouse/inn situated on 45 beautiful acres in the quiet, rural town of Williamstown, VT.  Second Spring North - our newest facility with an anticipated opening in May 2013, Second Spring North is located in Westford Vermont. The facility is an 8-bedroom reconditioned inn located on ten secluded acres.

Our newest facility with an anticipated opening in May 2013, Second Spring North is located in Westford Vermont. The facility is an 8-bedroom reconditioned inn located on ten secluded acres.

In both our facilities, each of our residents enjoys his or her own private room with bath, use of our spacious fire-placed common areas, outdoor porch with views across miles of fields, farmland, and distant hills, and beautifully maintained grounds, walkways and paths.

Life at Second Spring – by design – is home and community centered, providing residents the opportunity to work with one another, connect with one another, and begin the transition back to meaningful and productive living in their home communities.

Second Spring offers a complete clinical treatment program for all residents and helps each resident to develop an individualized treatment plan to address their personal needs and goals. Please visit our website for a more detailed description of our programming and facilities at www.secondspring.org.


COA for 8-Bed Recovery Residence in Westford Approved


Address: 1071 VT Route 15 Westford, VT 05494


Rutland Mental Health Services - Intensive Residential Beds - Rutland, VT (external link)


Physical Address:  78 South Main Street,  Rutland, VT 05701

By Mail:   P.O. Box 222, Rutland, VT 05701

Phone: (802) 775-7381


Second Spring - Williamstown, VT (external link)

The mission of Second Spring is to provide residents a community that offers mutual respect and safety with a goal of recovery. It is the belief of Second Spring that each and every person can live a meaningful and productive life. By providing treatment, opportunities, support and a nurturing environment, staff will work together with residents to become part of the larger community outside of the hospital setting. Second Spring will strive to assist all individuals to grow, thrive, and heal from emotional distress, illness or injury. 


Address: 185 Clark Road Williamstown, VT 05679

Phone: (802) 433-6183 



Soteria will be a five-bed residence located in Chittenden County that offers a supportive environment for individuals going through an early experience of psychosis that practices a cautious and limited use of psychoactive medications.  Its primary service will be interpersonal relationship-building in a safe, flexible, empowering, and homelike environment. Additionally, Soteria Vermont will offer opportunities for naturopathic consultation, psychiatric consultation, education about holistic wellness practices and access to creative tools and skill development. While staying at Soteria, individuals will be supported in continuing or developing social roles in the community including occupational, educational and other social pursuits. The average length of stay is anticipated to be three to four months, although it is possible that stays could be shorter or longer based on an individual’s circumstances. Soteria Vermont is targeted to open in January 2014.


Soteria Six Month Implementation Report (September 17, 2014)

Certificate of Need (March 18, 2014)

Statement of Decision (March 18, 2014


For more information please visit www.pathwaysvermont.org/Soteria.html


Hilltop House - Westminster, VT (external link)

Hilltop House is a residential facility designed to support young adults experiencing a first episode of mental illness in their journey to recovery.

Address: 94 Westminster Terrace, Westminster VT 05158


Phone: (802) 886-4567


 Meadowview - Brattleboro, VT (external link)

Meadowview Recovery Residence is a 6-bed, staff secure treatment center for individuals needing treatment in order to successfully reintegrate back into a community setting. 


 Address: 330 Linden Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301

For more information, please contact Emily Megas-Russell at emegasrussell@newperspectives.org.


 Secure Residential


Middlesex Therapeutic Community Residence (MTCR) - Middlesex, VT 


The Middlesex Therapeutic Community Residence (MTCR) is a secure residential facility designed to provide a community-based aftercare option for people who are ready to discharge from a psychiatric hospital but still require considerable support in their recovery process.  MTCR is currently operating at full capacity with seven residents.  All of the residents at MTCR are encouraged to collaborate with their treatment team in creating a strengths-based, recovery focused plan of support to address their unique challenges and interests.  Available treatment options include individual psychotherapy, psychiatric care, personalized WRAP planning, substance use counseling, and regularly scheduled group programming designed to help residents develop and implement skills that will help them become functioning members of their community.  Residents are also encouraged to participate in supervised community outings during which they have a chance to apply learned skills such as effective communication, money management, and making healthy food choices.  Community outings also help to broaden residents’ exposure to healthy recreational activities, and include trips to local museums and nature walks.   Meaning, purpose, and hope are instilled through individualized community reintegration activities such as participating in volunteer work, pursuing educational opportunities, and honing job readiness skills.  Treatment coordinators at MTCR work closely with residents, their families, designated agencies, and other community partners to ensure that the discharge process happens in an efficient but planful way thus ensuring that residents have every opportunity to continue meeting success on their path to recovery.

By utilizing a trauma informed, recovery based model, it is this program’s goal to offer people a safe environment in which to work with professional staff and peers to learn about themselves and how to effectively interact in their world. For specific information or questions please contact Taryn Austin at Taryn.Austin@vermont.gov.


 Physical Address: 1076 US Route 2, Montpelier, VT 05602

 By Mail: DMH-MTCR, 1076 US Route 2, Montpelier, VT 05633-7801

 Phone: (802) 828-5800 


Visiting Hours:  8:00 AM - 8:00 PM


Accepted Plan of Correction for November 13, 2014 Survey Findings (December 12, 2014)

CON Implementation Report MTCR 11-106- H (September 17, 2014)

DLP - POC Acceptance Letter (June 30, 2014)

CON Implementation Report MTCR Docket 11-106-H (June 11, 2014)

CON MTCR Dockett 11-106 (April 24, 2014)

DLP - Investigative Report (April 17, 2014)        

SOD - Statement of Decision

CON - Certificate of Need

Amendment to Certificate of Need (August 19, 2013)

TCR License Application for Middlesex Secure Residential Program  (March 22, 2013)

DLP - POC Acceptance Letter and Investigative Report  (March 20, 2014)

Middlesex Therapeutic Community Residence CON Implementation Report December 2012 - June 2013 (July 9, 2013)


Crisis Beds


Bed Board Fact Sheet - The Vermont Department of Mental Health has developed an Electronic Bed Board System. This system will replace the daily phone calls that DMH Admissions makes to each facility and the distribution of the daily census spreadsheets. With the Electronic Bed Board System, each facility will update their bed availability in real time. Those in need of available beds will be able to search based on bed type and location.  To access the Bed Board please refer to the following instructions Bed Board Fact Sheet.


Alyssum (2 Beds) - North Rochester, VT (external link) 

Alternative peer hosted crisis respite for hospital diversion. NO medical staff. There is a two week stay limit.


Address: 927 Route 100,  North Rochester, VT 05767

Phone: (802) 767-6000    Fax: (802)767-6001

Email Alyssum.ed@gmail.com 


Alternatives (6 Beds) - Springfield, VT

6 bed staff secure subacute psychiatric residence 


Address: 10 Lincoln Street, Springfield, VT 05156

Phone: (802) 885-7280 Fax: 802-885-2683

Email:  lsimonea@HCRS.org


Assist HC (6 Beds)  - Burlington, VT (external link)

Unsecured 24-hr in-patient crisis stabilization & hospital diversion program for adults with chronic mental health disorders


Physical Address: 300 Flynn Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401

By Mail:  851 Pine Street, Burlington, VT 05401

Phone:  (802) 488-6412   Fax:  (802) 488-6421



Battelle House UCS (6 beds) - Bennington, VT (external link)

Case Management, Individual and Group Therapy, Vocational Coordination, Housing Coordination, Community Support, and Medication Management


Address:  248 Dewey Street, Bennington, VT 05201

Phone and Contact Person Information Sherry Hathaway 802-442-5491 shathaway@ucsvt.org


Bayview NCSS (2 Beds) - St. Albans, VT (external link)

24/7 crisis bed program


Physical Address: 107 Fisher Pond Road, St. Albans, VT 05478

By Mail: 6 Home Health Circle, St. Albans, VT 05478

Phone:  (802) 393-0620   Toll free:  (800) 834-7793   Fax:  (802) 524-3894

Email: tparah@ncssinc.org


Care Beds (2 Bed) - St. Johnsbury, VT (external link)

A voluntary 2 bed community based crisis stabilization program. It is supervised 24/7 to prevent hospitalization & to offer short-term care with clinical support.


Physical Address: 18 Cabin 26,  St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

By Mail: P.O. Box 368, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Phone:  (802) 748-6960 or (802) 748-6961  Toll free:  (800) 649-0118   Fax:  (802) 748-6962
Email: raldrich@nkhs.net 


Chris’ Place (1 Bed) - Randolph, VT (external link) 

24-hour staffed crisis diversion bed; potential guests are reviewed by Clara Martin Center (CMC) emergency screeners to determine eligibility CMC.


Physical Address:  24 Main Street, Randolph, VT 05060  

By Mail:  P.O. Box G, Randolph, VT 05060  

Phone: (802) 728-4466 (Emergency Screeners): (802) 728-4928  Toll free: (800) 639-6360 Fax:  (802) 728-4197

Email: jallen@claramartin.org 


Home Intervention (5 Beds) - Barre, VT (external link)

Home Intervention is a crisis bed program which serves adults with acute psychiatric symptoms & is used as a diversion from inpatient psychiatric hospitalization. It also facilitates a rapid return to ongoing supports in the community through hospital step downs


Address: 13 Kynoch Avenue, Barre, VT 05641

Phone: (802) 479-1339  Fax: (802) 479-4090

Email: brindag@wcmhs.org 


Oasis (2 Bed) - Morrisville, VT

Hospital diversion, crisis stabilization unit. All referrals go through LMHS Mobile Crisis Team


Address: 520 Washington Highway, Morrisville, VT 05661

Phone: (802) 888-5026    M-F: 8:00 AM to 4:30: PM 

Copley Switchboard to page on-call clinician evenings and weekends         Phone: (802) 888-4231


CSID RMHS (4 beds) - Rutland, VT (external link)

Crisis Stabilization and Inpatient Diversion Program (CSID) for short term crisis stabilization, this was a two bed but has expanded to four beds, for adults experiencing acute psychiatric episode, living in Vermont.


Physical Address: 10 Merchants Row, Rutland, VT 05701

By Mail: P. O. Box 222, Rutland,VT 05701

Phone: (802) 747-3587   Toll free:  (877) 430-2273     Fax:  (802) 773-7662

Email: Sanderson@rmhsccn.org


Robinson House (1 Bed) - Middlebury, VT

Crisis bed provides 24-hour supervision with 24-hour access to psychiatric team. No medical care


Physical Address: 290 Route 7, North Middlebury, VT 05769

By Mail:  89 Main Street, Middlebury, VT 05753

Contact Information: Annette Armstrong (802) 388-6754   Fax: 802-388-3108 

Email: annettea@csac-vt.org


Second Spring - Williamstown, VT (external link)

For referrals to the crisis/diversion program, please contact the RN on duty at 802-433-6183


Address: 118 Clark Road, Williamstown,VT 05679

Phone: (802) 433-6183   Fax: (802) 433-6133

Email: denises@cscorp.org