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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NAMI California Survey

NAMI California is represented on the IST Workgroup and we are putting together a comprehensive report that represents ALL families and individuals that have experienced life in a state hospital or on the IST list. We want to hear from people throughout California in order to get the best landscape of the family experience. Please help us by completing the survey below and providing feedback and solutions to this issue for us include in our report.

Survey: State Hospital Experience

  • We value your comments! By submitting your answer, you agree to allow NAMI California to share it in our communications efforts to help others. You can choose to share your name or remain anonymous.