Mental Health & Crisis Resources

 

IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS IN CRISIS, PLEASE CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY.

211OC.org

2-1-1 is a FREE 24-hour information and referral link linking to thousands of local health and human service programs in the Orange County area, including help in times of disaster to help those affected find recovery assistance.  If you or someone you know needs help, dial 2-1-1 for confidential support in 150 languages

Call: 211
www.211oc.org

Bullying

Orange Unified Bullying Prevention Handbook’s policies and practices.

CLICK HERE for OUSD Bullying Information.

Counseling Resources

CareSolace

Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24X7 concierge line meant to assist individuals in finding local mental health related programs and counseling services. 

CLICK HERE for CareSolace 

The OC Warm Line:
Non-crisis, caring support for anyone struggling with emotional/mental health challenges.
(877) 910-WARM
(877-910-9276)

Children’s Support and Parenting Program (CSPP) Services:
Psychoeducation groups for parents and caregivers with school-aged children.
(714) 480-4678 | www.ochealthinfo.com

National Institute of Mental Health (NAMI): 
Helpline and family resources and groups for those affected by mental illness.
1 (800) 950-NAMI (Helpline) www.namioc.org

Didi Hirsch Mental Health Center:
Santa Ana Services: Crisis line, outreach and survivor support services for family members of a person who committed suicide.
(714) 547-0855 https://didihirsch.org/services/

Friendly Center

More than 20 free programs and services are offered to low-income families through our locations in Orange County. The programs help support families in different situations to develop long-term solutions. 

Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.  Closed weekends and holidays.

(714) 771-5300

https://friendlycenter.org

SAVE - Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Organization to help prevent suicide.
www.save.org

HEARD Alliance
Provides resources for treating depression for children, teens, and young adults.
www.heardalliance.org

Suicide Prevention
If you have an emergency, please call 911.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Hours: Available 24 hours.
Languages: English, Spanish.

800-273-8255

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Organization with local chapters for suicide prevention movement.
www.afsp.org

Didi Hirsch Mental Health & Suicide Prevention
Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services has provided free mental health, substance use disorder and suicide prevention services since 1942.

888-807-7250

https://didihirsch.org

Grief and Loss 

Coalition to Support Grieving Students

Provides resources and to the school community to help and care for grieving students.

www.grievingstudents.org

 

The Dougy Center – The National Center for Grieving Children and Families

Through the use of peer support groups, education, and training provides a safe place for children, teens, young adults, and their families who are grieving a death to share their experiences.

(866) 775-5683 | www.dougy.org

 

Social-Emotional Learning

What is social-emotional learning (SEL)?

Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.

Click Here to print or download the five core competencies of social-emotional learning. 

Social Emotional Competencies