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.
Children’s Youth Services-Centralized Assessment Team (CYS-CAT)
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
Domestic Violence Hotline:
This is a 24-hour hotline for individuals experiencing relationship abuse
1-800-799-SAFE (7233) in more than 200 languages. All calls are free and confidential.
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
24 Hr 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
Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem.
visit https://www.aa.org/ to find a meeting near you
Al-Anon is a support group for individuals affected by someone addicted to alcohol
visit https://al-anon.org/ to find a meeting near you
Narcotics Anonymous provides help from peers and offers an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue and maintain a drug-free lifestyle.
visit https://www.na.org/ to find a meeting near you
National Eating Disorder Association Hotline
Neda offers support Monday–Thursday from 9 a.m.–9 p.m. EST, and Friday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. EST. You can expect to receive support, information, referrals, and guidance about treatment options for either you or your loved one.
Grief Anonymous meetings offer on-going and enduring grief support for individuals who are dealing with the loss of a loved one.
visit https://griefanonymous.com/attend-meeting.html to find a meeting near you
Text HOME to 741741 to get support for self-harming behaviors
LGBTQ National Hotline
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) National Hotline provides telephone, online private
one-to-one chat and email peer-support, as well as factual information and local resources for cities and towns across the United States
New Directions La Mirada Cal, Counseling for Relationships, Family, Parenting, Anger Management, Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse programs.
The Biola Counseling Center provides outpatient mental health and psychological testing services to residents of southern California. BCC strives to ensure that those persons who turn to us for support receive the highest level of care possible.
Pacific Clinics serves children, transitional age youth, families, adults, and older adults. We offer mental health, substance use treatment, and supportive services to Medi-Cal eligible individuals and families.
Phone:(562)907-7429 Whittier//(562)949-8445 Santa Fe Springs
The Whole Child
The Whole Child is a 62-year-old non-profit organization providing Mental Health, Family Housing, Parent Enrichment and Nutrition Education services to some of the most vulnerable families in Los Angeles County.
TRANS LIFELINE is a trans-led organization that connects trans people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive.
Phone: Peer Support Hotline (877)565-8860