Dial 911 if you think you might harm yourself or others.


Crisis hotlines

National Crisis Call Center:

  • 1-800-273-8255

  • 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

  • Text ANSWER to 839863

Alameda County Crisis Support Services:

  • 1-800-309-2131



Other Identities

All services listed above are open 24/7/365 and are free, confidential and nonjudgmental.

If you're not sure you should call, you should call anyway. No problem is too small.

TDD services for deaf and hearing impaired callers.

Translation in 140 languages.

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Please see the Resources page for access to other community resources, and check San Francisco's Crisis Hotlines page.