If you are in need of immediate, emergency or expanded referrals for problems you are experiencing, please use the resources listed below to help you.

Alcohol and Drug Addiction:

ACCESS 1.800.491.9099 (Alameda County)


Anxiety Disorders Association of America 1.301.231.9350

National Anxiety Foundation 1.859.272.7166

Attention Deficit Disorder:

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (C.H.A.D.D.) 1.800.233.4050

Child Abuse:

Child Abuse Reporting 510.259.1800 (24 hours)

National Child Abuse Hotline 1.800.4A.CHILD (1.800.422.4453)
1.800.2A.CHILD (1.800.222.4453) (TDD)


Codependents Anonymous 1.602.277.7991

Crisis Support:

Crisis Hotline 1.800.833.2900

Mobile Crisis (Berkeley) 510.981.5254

Adult Protection Services 510.577.3500 or 1.866.225.5277
(24 hours)

Grief Hotline 1.800.837.1818

Homeless Hotline 1.800.808.6444

Parental Stress 510.893.5444 or 1.800.829.8777

Depression and Bipolar Disorder:

National Foundation for Depressive Illness 1.800.239.1265

National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression 1.800.829.8289

National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association 1.800.826.3632

Mental Health America 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

Domestic Violence:

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1.800.799.SAFE (7233)
(24 hours) 1.800.787.3224 (TDD)

Battered Womenís Alternatives 1.888.215.5555 (24 hours)

Eating Disorders:

American Anorexia Bulimia Association 1.212.891.8686

Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention (EDAP) 1.800.931.2237

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders 1.847.831.3438

Overeaters Anonymous 1.505.891.2664

The Renfrew Center 1.800.736.3739


Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders:

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation 1.203.315.2190

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD):

National Center for PTSD

Rape and Sexual Assault:

Bay Area Women Against Rape 510.845.7273 (24 hours)

National Sexual Assault Hotline 1.800.656.HOPE (4673)

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)


Mental Health America 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression 1.800.829.8289

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 1.800.950.NAMI (6264)

Suicide Prevention:

Suicide Prevention, Crisis Support Services of Alameda County 1.800.309.2131 (24 hours)

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention 1.888.333.AFSP (2377)

American Association of Suicidology 1.800.SUICIDE (1.800.784.2433)

National Runaway Switchboard and Suicide Hotline 1.800.621.4000

Victims of Crime (VOC):

National Center for Victims of Crime

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1.800.THE.LOST (1.800.843.5678)

Mental Health Centers:

John George Psychiatric Pavilion 510.346.7500

Highland Hospital 510.437.4800

Mt. Diablo Medical Pavilion 1.925.680.6500

Community Resources:

Health, Housing and Human Services Information (Alameda County) 211

Adult and Aging Services 510.577.1900

Senior Information and Assistance 1.800.510.2020

Circle of Care (Grief Support for Families and Children) 510.531.7551

Shalom Bayit (Bay Area Women Working to End Domestic Violence)

Kidsí Turn (Resources and Programs Helping Kids Deal with Divorce)

East Bay Learning Disabilities Association

Online Sites:

National Institute of Mental Health