Crisis Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


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 info, referrals and support.

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Would you like to help NAMI California in our advocacy, education and training efforts? Please click below.

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Your gift will help thousands of individuals, families and communities impacted by mental illness in California

Choose to make a one-time donation, recurring gift, or pledge.

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Transfer a Gift of Stock

NAMI California welcomes gifts of stock or other securities

Donate Your Old Car, Boat or RV

Call 1-800-240-0160 and a friendly car donation specialist will schedule your pick-up appointment. It’s fast, free, convenient and tax-deductible. More info on car donations.

Fundraise With an Event

Find out ideas for ideas and tips for hosting a fundraiser, with proceeds you can donate to us.

Make a Tax Donation

Did you know you could donate in support of NAMI California’s efforts by checking a donation box on your state tax return? Donations will directly fund our partnership with local law enforcement to train them on how to safely interact with individuals experiencing a mental health crisis through the Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) program. More info on tax donations.

Participate in a NAMI Walks Event

Find your local NAMI to find a NAMI Walks event near you!

Shop Amazon Smile

Make purchases on Amazon Smile, and a small portion of sales will be donated to NAMI. It’s just like shopping on Amazon, but you use login using this customized link and choose NAMI California as the charity of your choice.

Purchase GiftBar Cards

When you purchase a gift card through GiftBar, a portion of proceeds will be donated to NAMI California.