This is a free 24-hr information and referral service for information about: hotlines, food and shelter assistance, help with drug abuse, violence, and other health issues.
CYS-CAT offers emergency psychiatric evaluations for minors under 18. This 24/7 mobile crisis team
responds to schools and other community settings where youth congregate.
Provides suicide prevention trainings for adults and youth 15 years of age or older. SafeTALK training prepares you to help by using TALK (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe) to identify and engage people with thoughts of suicide and to connect them with further help and care. For more extensive adult training the 2-day ASIST training is available. Also provides support groups for survivors after suicide.
Human Options Hotline
This is a 24-hour bilingual hotline and shelter for individuals affected by relationship violence.
(949) 737-5242 or (877) 854-3594
National Alliance on Mental Illness Orange County (NAMI OC) Warm Line
Call the warm line if you are lonely or confused, have a substance abuse and/or mental health concern or need information about available mental health services offered for families and support groups. NAMI trainings for school settings include: Free education meetings for parents, school outreach trainings for students, and multi-week programs for staff (Parents and Teachers as Allies). Services are available in multiple languages.
NAMI Warm Line: (714) 991-6412
Live chat available at: www.namioc.org
For education program information call the Santa Ana office: (714) 544-8488
A new Orange County information and referral phone service for mental health, drug and alcohol abuse, prevention and intervention for all age groups. Hosted by the OC Health Care Agency. Post this informational flyer at your workplace, community center, faith-based organization, etc.
(855) 625-4657 or go online: ochealthinfo.com/oclinks
Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention Hotline
This is a 24-hr suicide prevention crisis hotline and can provide help to cope with survivor grief or loss.
Teen Crisis Line
For youth ages 12-17, provides help for pregnant youth and runaways. Spanish spoken.
The Veterans Crisis Line
Free, anonymous, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.
1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 Text 838255
Support for deaf and hard of hearing: 1-800-799-4889
Works to break or prevent the cycle of homelessness. Provide housing, case management, medical care, mental health, and workforce services.
Phone: (949) 273-0555
Provides medical and dental care, behavioral health services, and food, clothing and emergency financial aid to low-income families.
Phone: (949) 270-2100