Resources

  • 24 HOUR CRISIS LINE: 
    Alameda County: 1-800-309-2131
    Nationwide: 1-800-SUICIDE & 1-800-273-TALK (8255) 

     
  • Alameda County Crisis Support Youth Text Line: Text “Safe” to 839863 between 4pm-11pm 7 days a week
     
  • Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services Access Line: 1-800-491-9099
     
  • Alameda County Network of Care for Behavioral Health
     
  • Alameda County Network of Mental Health Clients (BestNow, Berkeley Drop In Center, Tenet Support, Reach Out, Reaching Across)  
    (Contact Katrina Killian at Kkillian@acnetmhc.org and Jamie Works-Wright at jworks-wright@acnetmhc.org)
     
  • BACS Wellness Centers
    (Contact Ben Blake at bblake@bayareacs.org)
     
  • Family Education and Resource Center (FERC)
    7200 Bancroft Ave Ste 269
    Oakland, CA  94605
    510-746-170
     
  • Peers Envisioning and Engaging in Recovery Services 510-832-7337
    (Contact Michelle Thomas at mthomas@peersnet.org)
     
  • Pool Of Consumer Champions
    (Contact Adrianne DeSantis for POCC Calendar and Events info at ADeSantis@acbhcs.org)
     
  • UNDERSERVED ETHNIC LANGUAGE POPULATION (UELP) PROGRAMS
    The UELP programs are designed to provide services to historically underserved populations, which the State defines as: Afghan/South Asian, Asian/Pacific Islander (API), Native American, and Latino. Each UELP program is built on a foundation of three core strategies: 1) Education and Outreach, 2) Mental Health Consultation and 3) Early Intervention services. 
     
  • Afghan Communities:
    Afghan Coalition, Afghan Mental Health Project
    Aabedah Safi  510-449-2432         
    http://www.afghancoalition.org/afghan-mental-health-project/     
    aabedah@yahoo.com   ​