Mental Health

Note, this information is subject to change. Be sure to check back regularly.  


San Diego Access and Crisis Line

Call (888) 724-7240


  • If you need support or are actively seeking services, experienced counselors are available 7 days a week/24 hours a day to provide you with a referral to meet your needs and help determine eligibility


County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral Health Services



National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) San Diego

Call (888) 523-5933


  • You can connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free crisis support via text 24 hours a day by texting NAMI to 741-741
  • For COVID-19 information and resources, please click here


Mental Health America (MHA)

(800) 969-6642


  • Resources and information, including financial support, tools to connect with others, and mental health information for disease outbreaks


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)



Live Well @ Home with Older Adults & Seniors


  • Tips, resources and activities from community partners to help older adults practice mindfulness while at home


Veterans Crisis Line

Call (800) 273-8255 and Press 1 or text 838255


  • Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them on the line are Veterans themselves.


AARP Foundation Connect 2 Affect


  • Are you or a loved one at risk for social isolation? Take this assessment to find out if you are at risk and receive helpful resources.


National Crisis Text Line

Text “HOME” to 741741


  • Free 24/7 support from a crisis counselor at your fingertips


Neighborhood House Association/Project Enable

Call (619) 684-6680


  • This program aims to help seniors be safe, continue to stay in their own homes, and have a good quality of life
  • Call to speak to a Geriatric Specialist for mental health screening, assessments, and short-term wellness support.



Page last reviewed: April 10, 2020