THE ACCESS HOTLINE OPERATES 24/7:

1-800-854-7771

YOU CAN ALSO TEXT “LA” TO 741741 ANYTIME

TO BE CONNECTED TO A CRISIS COUNSELOR

Get Help for Someone You Know

Information & Referral

  • Find mental health services through the LA County Department of Mental Health. 800-854-7771.
  • Get information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County through 211 LA. Call 2-1-1 directly from your phone. If outside of LA County, dial (800) 339-6993 direct. Search for services via 211 LA.
  • Connect someone to a crisis counselor 24/7 through the Suicide Prevention Hotline. 800-273-8255. Text “LA” to 741741.
  • Get crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for (LGBTQ+) young people at The Trevor Project. 1-866-488-7386. Text “START” to 678678.
  • Get support, information, advice, or a referral, from trained support specialists at the Sexual Assault Hotline. 800-656-HOPE (4673).
  • Connect with the national crisis hotline and online service for runaway and homeless youth at the National Runaway Safeline. 1-800-786-2929. Email.
  • The Soldiers Project provides free, confidential and unlimited mental health services for Post 9/11 Veterans, active duty service members and their loved ones. (877) 576-5343.
  • NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health) offers free education programs, support, and guidance for those with mental illnesses.

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