Mental Health Resources

Here are some, but not all, organizations, both local and nationwide, dedicated to providing mental health services to individuals of all age, gender, race, sexuality, etc...

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) The toll-free NAMI HelpLine allows them to respond personally to hundreds of thousands of requests each year, providing free information and support—a much-needed lifeline for many.

  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • allcove centers are places for youth to access a range of emotional, physical and social support services—on their own terms. allcove centers welcome young peoples ages 12 to 25 with mild to moderate needs looking for support.

  • The Jed Foundation (JED) JED’s Mental Health Resource Center helps you manage your emotional health, cope with challenges, and support the people in your life.

  • Side by Side operates across the Bay Area, providing young people ages 5-26 and family members with critical services that span behavioral and mental health, early intervention in schools, LGBTQIA+ support, transitional housing for foster youth, and special education.

  • Mental Health America of California provides advocacy and education for state decisions in Sacramento and in all communities throughout the state. They aim to ensure that there is adequate funding, elimination of mental health disparities, insurance coverage and access to needed services. They also educate Californians about mental illness, about the efficacy of treatment and about the outdated myths that cause stigma and denial of services.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call or text 988