Crisis Help Lines

Crisis_Help_Lines Card IconCrisis Help LinesTop of Page

MISSING CHILDREN
CA Missing Children Hot Line (24-Hr) (800) 222-3463
Child Find of America (24-Hr) (800) 426-5678
Vanished Children's Alliance (24-Hr) (408) 826-4743

GRIEF AND LOSS
Bill Wilson Center for Living with Dying (M-Th, 9-5) (408) 980-9801
-Individual and group counseling services available.
Hospice of the Valley (M-F, 9-5) (408) 947-1233

IMMIGRATION & CITIZENSHIP
Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services (24-Hr) (408) 944-0691
Center for Employment Training (24-Hr) (408) 534-5451
SCC Immigrant Relations & Integration (24-Hr) (408) 792-2300

FINANCIAL RESOURCES
HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) (24-Hr) (866) 675-6623
Medi-Cal Info (Social Services Agency) (M-F, 8-5) (408) 271-5500
Salvation Army REACH (24-Hr) (408) 282-1165

POISON CONTROL
California Poison Control Center Public Hot Line (24-Hr) (800) 87-4766

RAPE AND SEXUAL ASSULT
Community Solutions Crisis Line (24-Hr) (408) 779-2115
YWCA in Santa Clara Valley (24-Hr) (408) 387-3000
-Counselling services and womens empowerment. 

YOUTH CRISIS & RUNAWAYS
California Youth Crisis Line (24 hr) (800) 843-5200
Covenant Nineline Phone Counselling (24 hr) (800) 999-9999
National Runaway Switchboard (24 hr) (800) 621-4000
 

More_Resources Card IconMore ResourcesTop of Page

ABUSE & NEGLECT
If you, or anyone you know, is experiencing abuse in the home you can report it.  Calls can be confidential.
Adult Protective Services Reporting Line (24-Hr) (800) 414-2002
Child Abuse Reporting Line (CPS) (24-Hr) (408) 299-2071

CHILD CARE PROVIDERS, REFERRALS, SUBSIDIES
4 C's Council (24-Hr) (M-F, 8:30-4:45) (408) 487-0749
-Subsidized childcare program.
Choices for Children (M-F, 8-5) (408) 297-3295
Head Start (M-F, 8-5) (408) 453-6900
-Preschool services for young children. Income limits apply.
YWCA Child Care Centers (24-Hr) (408) 295-4011

DOMESTIC & FAMILY VIOLENCE SERVICES
Asian Pacific Resource Center (24-Hr) (M-F, 8-9) (408) 299-1500
Break the Cycle (M-F, 8:30-5:30) (888) 988-8336
Community Solutions Crisis Line (24-Hr) (408) 683-4118
Family Violence Center (24-Hr) (408) 277-3700
Next Door Solutions (24-Hr) (408) 279-2962
Support Network for Battered Women Crisis (24-Hr) (800) 572-2782

HEALTH, HIV AIDS
California AIDS, STD, Hepatitis Hot Line (M, W, Th, F, 9-5; Tu, 9-9)(800) 367-2437
Center for Disease Control Info Line (888) 232-6348
Parent Information & Referral Line (Daily, 12-8) (800) 690-2282
Public Health (M-F, 8-5) (Communicable Disease) (408) 885-4214
Teen Health Line (M-F, 12-8, S & S, 8-8) (888) 711-8336
Valley Connection (24-Hr) (888) 334-1000
-Free medical advice.

PARENTAL STRESS & PARENTING INFO
Parent Information & Referral Center (Daily, 7-11) (800)690-2282
Parents Helping Parents (M-F, 9-5) (408) 727-5775
-Services for parents of special needs children. 
YWCA in Santa Clara Valley (24-Hr) (408) 295-4011x214

SUICIDE, MENTAL HEALTH & OTHER CRISES
24/7 Teen Line (24 hr) (888) 247-7717
Suicide and Crisis Hotline (24 hr) (855) 278-4204
Mental Health Call Center (24 hr) (800) 704-0900
Valley Medical CenterEmergency Psychiatric Services (24 hr) (408) 885-6100
Alum Rock Crisis Line (24 hr) (408) 294-0579
Community Solutions Crisis Line (24 hr) (408) 683-4118
EMQ Child/Adolesent Mobile Crisis (24 hr) (408) 379-9085
-Suicide assessments for youth 1-17. 
 

BASIC NEEDS: FOOD, CLOTHING & SHELTER
Bill Wilson Center (24-Hr) (408) 243-0222
-Shelter for runaway or homeless youth.
-Food, clothing, hygiene and counseling available.
Food Connection (Second Harvest) (M-F, 8:30-4) (800) 984-3663
Food Stamps (Social Services Agency) (M-F, 8-5) (408) 271-5500
Our House (24-Hr) (408) 298-2660
Sacred Heart Community Service (24-Hr) (408) 278-2160
-Provides housing, food, and clothing assistance for low income families.
Salvation Army of Santa Clara County (24-Hr) (408) 282-1165

CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY
Al Anon (24-Hr) (408) 379-1051 / (650) 592-7935
-Services for friends and families of an alcoholic. 
Alateen (24-Hr) (Ages 7-19) (408) 379-1051
-Product of Al-Anon, services for teenagers affected by another persons drinking problem. 
Alcoholics Anonymous (24-Hr) (408) 374-8511
Cocaine Anonymous Help Line (24-Hr) (408) 496-9107
Gateway (M-F, 8-5) (800) 488-9919
-Drug treatment program
Marijuana Anonymous (24-Hr) (408) 450-0796
Narcotics Anonymous (24-Hr) (408) 998-4200

HEALTH PLANS AND INSURANCE
AIM of California (Access for Infants/Mothers) (800) 433-2611
Baby CAL Information Line for Pregnant Women (800) 222-9999
Children's Health Insurance Info Line (M-F, 8-5) (888) 244-5222
Medi-Cal (M-F, 8-5) (408) 271-1213
Medicare (M-F, 7-7) (800) 772-1213

LEGAL & JUSTICE
Asian Law Alliance (M-F, 9-12 &1-4) (408) 287-9710
Bay Area Legal Aid (M-F, 9-5) (408) 283-3700
Dispute Resolution (M-F, 8-5) (408) 299-2206
District Attorney of Santa Clara County (M-F, 8-5) (408) 299-7500
Family Court Clinic Information Center (24-Hr) (408) 882-2900
Legal Advocates for Children & Youth (LACY) (24-Hr) (408) 280-2416
-Foster youth rights, teen parent rights, youth advocacy.
Mental Health Advocay Project (24-Hr) (408) 294-9730
SCU Community Law Center (M-F, 8-4:30) (408) 288-7030
Senior Adult Legal Assistance (M-F, 9-5) (408) 295-5991
Support Network for Battered Women (24-Hr) (800) 572-2782
Victim Witness Assistance Center (M-F, 9-5) (408) 295-2656
-One on one counselling services for victims of crimes. 
 
TRANSPORTATION
Amtrack (24 hr) (800) 872-7245 / (800) 523-6590
CalTrain (M-F 6-10; S & S 8-8) (800) 660-4287 / (650) 508-6448
Greyhound Bus (24 hr) (800) 231-2222 / (408) 345-3109
VTA (M-F, 5:30-8, S & S 7:30-4) (408) 321-2300 / (408) 321-2330