These national and local organizations and websites may be able help you with your issues.


Crisis Resources:

National Crisis and Suicide Hotline 800-273-TALK (8255)

Crisis Hotline 855-278-4204

Mental Health Services:

ACCESS (Medi-Cal recipients or those with no insurance) 800-491-9099

KARA (grief counseling) 650-321-5272

Grief Crisis Line 800-837-1818

Adolescent Services:

On your mind (chat room for teens) 4:30-9:30pm Monday-Thursday

Child and Adolescent Hotline and Prevention Program (CAHPP) for parents, kids 0-18, teachers, doctors 650-567-KIDS (5437)

Domestic Violence:

Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR) hotline 510-845-7273

Second Chance (Newark) 510-792-4357

SAVE Hotline 510-794-6055

Victim and Witness Assistance 510-272-6180

Communities Overcoming Relationship Abuse (CORA) 800-300-1080


The LGBTQ Youth Space 408-343-7940


Alcoholics Anonymous 510-839-8900

Cherry Hill Detox 866-866-7496

Gamblers Anonymous 800-287-8670

StarVista Insights (voluntary outpatient for youth) 650-366-8436

Bay Area Addiction Research and Treatment (BAART) 650-324-1470 (methodone treatment/counseling for opiate addicts) (a nationwide service to help connects addicts of all kinds with local treatment service options)


Parent Support Line 888-220-7575