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HELP & CRISIS RESOURCES

IF THIS IS A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY,

CALL 9-1-1 OR GO TO YOUR NEAREST HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM.

 

Both BCC students and non-students can utilize any of the following crisis resources:

Crisis Text Messaging Available:
TEXT: COURAGE to 741-741 

211-Resource Directory (Multiple Community Resources)
https://211sb.org/

Sex trafficking-National Human Trafficking Hotline
CALL: (888) 373-7888
TEXT: 233-733 (Be Free)

SAMHSA National Helpline: Addiction
1-800-662-4357

Veterans Crisis Line
(800)273-8255 Press 1
Text 838255
https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

VA Healthcare Facilities can be found at: https://www.va.gov/directory/guide/fac_list_by_state.cfm?State=CA&dnum=All

Steve Fund & Crisis Text Line:
The Steve Fund has created a special keyword, STEVE, that young people of color can text to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
TEXT STEVE to 741741
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Website: crisistextline.org/steve-fund 

National Alliance on Mental Illness
CALL: 800-950-6264 or TEXT NAMI 741741
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Website: https://www.nami.org/Home

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 
DIAL: 988
CALL: 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK) or TEXT HELLO to Crisis Text Line 741741
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Live Online Chathttps://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/
Veterans and Service members may reach the Veterans Crisis Line by pressing 1 after dialing, chatting online at www.veteranscrisisline.net, or texting 838255.

Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Support)
CALL: 866-488-7386 or TEXT START to their text line 678678
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Website: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/

National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network:
Website:  https://www.nqttcn.com/

National Domestic Violence Hotline
CALL: 800-799-SAFE (7233)
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Website: https://www.thehotline.org/

National Sexual Assault Hotline
CALL: 800-656-HOPE (4673)
24 hours a day / 365 days a year.
Website: https://www.rainn.org/about-national-sexual-assault-telephone-hotline

SAMHSA Treatment Referral Helpline
CALL: 1-877-SAMHSA7 (1-877-726-4727)
M-F from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST. 
SAMHSA’s Mental Health Service Locator: https://www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov/

National Eating Disorders Association Helpline
CALL: 1-800-931-2237
M-TH from 9am to 9pm EST; Friday, 9am to 5pm ET; excluding holidays
Website: https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/help-support/contact-helpline

The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation:
Free therapy for communities of color
TEXT NOSTIGMA to 707070
Website: borislhensonfoundation.org  

The H.E.R.E Runaway Program
Crisis intervention, temporary runaway shelter for youth, basic needs services, mediation.
CALL: 1-877-478-6292
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Website: http://www.buttecounty.net/behavioralhealth/help-in-crisis

California Youth Crisis Line
CALL: 1-800-843-5200
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Websites: https://calyouth.org/cycl/

Catalyst Domestic Violence
CALL: 1-800-895-8476
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Websites: http://www.catalystdvservices.org/

The Friendship Line:
A crisis intervention, support, and resource line for older adults.)
CALL: (800) 971-0016
24 hours a day / 365 days a year
Websites: www.services/all-inclusive-health-care/friendship-lineoaging.org 

Mental Health Apps
Free/ For Everyone/Forever
Connect with publicly funded, evidence-informed resources for mental health
https://www.mentalhealthapps.org/

 

 

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