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24 Hour Hotlines/Crisis Counseling
Mental Health Crisis Services
If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911 immediately. If you are experiencing a mental or emotional crisis, call our 24-hour Access Line at 1-888-678-7277 for mental health resources or the Contra Costa Crisis Center at 1-800-833-2900 for 24-hour crisis support.
STAND! Against Domestic Violence
Emergency shelter, legal assistance, and a variety of other resources for victims of intimate partner violence. Operated 24 hours/day. Offices in Richmond, Concord, and Antioch.
Immigration law and legal consultation offered Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Located in Concord.
Child Abuse Prevention Council:
For referrals to parenting resources, training on child abuse issues, etc. Calls taken Monday. - Friday., 9 am - 5 pm. Based in Walnut Creek.
Contra Costa Crisis Center
24-hour suicide hotline; grief counseling program; suicide prevention; and more. Based in Walnut Creek
Elder Abuse Prevention
888-545-SAFE (or 510-233-3427)
Offers advice on elder abuse situations Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Offices in Richmond.
Referrals to homeless shelters in the East Bay, operated 24 hours/day.
Immigration paperwork for battered and low-income women. Contact Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Located in Oakland.