Help in a Crisis
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line: Text NAMI to 741-741 to connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.
NAMI HelpLine: Call 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) M–F, 7 a.m.–3 p.m., PT for free mental health information, referrals and support.
Our local NAMI affiliates in California offer free support groups and classes for those living with mental health conditions and their families. Find your local affiliate to find out more about how you can find help and hope.Find Your Local NAMI
Online ResourcesWhat is Mental Illness? Types of Illness Warning Signs of Mental Health Conditions Mental Health Facts & Statistics Mental Illness FAQs Navigating a Mental Health Crisis What You Can Do To Prevent Suicide Resources for Veterans
A program for families, caregivers, and friends of military service members and veterans with mental health conditions. NAMI Homefront is taught by trained family members of service members/veterans with mental health conditions.
- 6 educational sessions
- Free program
- Provides ways to identify and access federal, state and local services
- Available online!
Find NAMI Homefront near you by contacting your local NAMI Affiliate, or take NAMI Homefront onlineOnline Sign-Up Find Your Local NAMI
NAMI’s Missing Persons Network
The thought of a family member, a friend or someone else you care about going missing can be terrifying. You don’t know where they are, if they’re hurt or if they need help. When this person lives with a mental health condition, the situation may be even more serious. Taking action quickly can make a difference.Learn More