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Mental Health Supports

If you are ever experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911, 988, or go to your nearest ER. 

National Resources - Urgent & Crisis

24-hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call or text 988


Crisis Text Line: Text "HOME" to 741-741. Crisis text line provides free, confidential text message support for individuals experiencing emotional distress or crises. Available 24/7

Trevor Project Lifeline: 1-800-788-7386
The TrevorLifeline provides support to LGBTQ youths and allies in crisis or in need of a safe and judgment-free place to talk.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): 1-800-950-6264  /
NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Disaster Distress Helpline provides crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.


Find a warmline in your area:


Local Resources - Urgent & Crisis

Throughout California

California Peer-Run Warm Line (mental health association of SF): 1-855-845-7415 /

The Peer-Run Warm Line–which began operation in 2014–is a non-emergency resource for anyone in California seeking mental and emotional support. We provide assistance via phone and web chat on a nondiscriminatory basis to anyone in need. Some concerns callers share are challenges with interpersonal relationships, anxiety, pain, depression, finances, alcohol/drug use, etc.

Calhope - live chat support for Californians (they also have online support groups): 

CalHOPE Connect is brought to you by California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) through a partnership with California Department Health Care Services (DHCS), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and local Mental Health Providers/Partners. CalMHSA serves California Counties and Cities in the dynamic delivery of mental health and supportive services. We are delivering crisis counseling support for Californians impacted by COVID-19, with funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). CalMHSA is part of the Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program run by the California Department of Health Care Services, in response to the COVID-19 emergency.

Santa Clara County

Santa Clara Crisis Hotline 1-855-278-4204

Text 'RENEW' to 741741

Emotionally or mentally distressed residents in Santa Clara County have 24/7 access to free and confidential counseling services. Residents can call to speak with a counselor about: Different forms of crisis, Emotional or situational distress, A need for ongoing support, Varying degrees of mental illness, A need for general information or referrals. 


Mental Health Urgent Care (MHUC) - Santa Clara County

Temporarily Located at:

Central Wellness & Benefits Center Building

2221 Enborg Lane

San Jose, CA 95128

(408) 885-7855

Monday-Sunday 8am-10pm


San Mateo County

San Mateo Crisis Hotline, operated by Starvista (650) 579-0350

Text the crisis text line: text “BAY” to 741741

San Mateo County Psychiatric Emergency Services:

San Mateo Medical Center
222 West 39th Ave., San Mateo, CA, 94403
(650) 573-2662

Mills-Peninsula Medical Center
1501 Trousdale Dr., Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 696-5915

San Francisco County

San Francisco Crisis Hotline (415) 781-0500

San Francisco County Crisis Clinic

Westside Crisis Clinic

245 11th Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

(415) 355-0311

Monday-Friday, 8am-2pm


Marin County

Marin County Psychiatric Emergency Services (415) 473-6666

MarinHealth Medical Center

250 Bon Air Road

Greenbrae, CA 94904


Sonoma County

Sonoma County Crisis Stabilization Unit (707) 576-8181

2225 Challenger Way

Santa Rosa, CA 95407

24/7 crisis intervention, assessment, medication, and supportive care


El Dorado County

El Dorado County Crisis Hotline  (530) 622-2219

El Dorado County Psychiatric Health Facility:
935-B Spring Street
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 621-6210

Placer County

Placer County 24-Hour Crisis line at (916) 787-8860


Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County Help Line (800) 854-7771


Los Angeles Mental Health Urgent Care Center - UCC Westside

11444 W. Washinton Blvd, Suite D

Los Angeles, CA 90066

(310) 253-9494

24 hour walk-in program 


Riverside County 

Riverside County Crisis Line  (442) 268-7000

Riverside University Health System

24/7 Mental Health Urgent Care

2500 N Palm Canyon Drive, Suite A4

Palm Springs, CA 92262


Utah Crisis Line (800) 273-8255

Utah Warm Line (833) 773-2588

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