Mental Health Resources
MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
Services are available to support individuals and families coping with the effects and consequences related to coronavirus (COVID-19).
SOCIAL BRIDGING PROJECT
The Friendship Line California is available to provide emotional support for seniors struggling with loneliness, isolations, or anxiety. Seniors can call the Friendship Line toll-free at 888-670-1360. The Social Bridging Project has also been mobilized with more than 1,000 callers proactively reaching out to older Californians who are isolated at home. Callers will check on the individual’s well-being, connect them to resources, and connect with them on a personal level. Learn more at ioaging.org/.
Stay Home. Save Lives. Check in.
Call, text, and (safely) knock on doors to make sure our neighbors, friends, and family are connected and have the support we all need! Visit EngageCA.org
During this time of social distancing and quarantine, there are many additional risks for survivors of domestic violence. Now is the time for those who feel they may be at risk of harm to be sure they prepare a Safety Plan for themselves and their family. Call the Hotline at 800-978-3600 or visit PublicHealth.LACounty.gov/DVcouncil.
LA COunty CRISIS TEXT LINE
Text LA to 741741 to text with a trained crisis counselor who can provide free crisis support. Details at DMH.LACounty.gov/Get-Help-Now.
LA COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH HOTLINE - ACCESS
Call 800-854-7771 for assistance 24 hours/day, seven days/week.
State of California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS)
- 24-hour Suicide Prevention Lifeline - Call 1-800-273-8255 or text 838255
- 24-hour Domestic Violence Hotline - Call 1-800-799-7233 or click Chat Now
- Call 911 if you or the person you are helping is in immediate danger.
- More resources for emotional support and well-being
NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS ASSOCIATION
Call 1-800-931-2237 or chat via www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
National Sexual Assault Hotline - RAINN
Call 1-800-656-4673 or chat via hotline.rainn.org
NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255), Veterans: Press 1