Emergency Resources

Emergency Resources


If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.

  • Suicide Prevention

    Wellspace Health (formerly The Effort): With locations throughout the Sacramento area, Wellspace offers free crisis counseling as well as operates the local Suicide Prevention Crisis Line.

    (916) 368-3111 : 24hr Suicide Prevention Crisis Line

    The Trevor Project: A National Organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.

    The Alliance for Suicide Prevention

    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

    The JED Foundation

    Adult Access (Community Resources) 916-875-1055

    Additional links/information:

    Sergeant Kevin Briggs’ website www.pivotal-points.com
    Sergeant Kevin Briggs’ TEDTalk  https://www.ted.com/speakers/kevin_briggs
    http://sleepfoundation.org/
    http://greatist.com/happiness/better-study-tips-test
    http://greatist.com/grow/resources-when-you-can-not-afford-therapy
    http://www.ted.com/talks/kelly_mcgonigal_how_to_make_stress_your_friend?language=en

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    • Domestic Violence

      Sac State Violence and Sexual Assault Support Services:

      If you are a student of Sac State, you can contact our victim's advocate for information, referrals, and support. We handle sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking information.  Confidentiality is respected.  (916) 278-3799

      For more information visit: Violence and Sexual Assault Support Services

      WEAVE (Women Escaping a Violent Environment):

      Provide counseling for men and women and a safe house for women and children.
      24-hour crisis line:
      (916) 920-2952
      (866) 920-2952
      (916) 443-3715 / TDD
      http://www.weaveinc.org/

      My Sister’s House:

      Safe haven shelter for battered Asian and Pacific Islander women and children. They provide education, outreach and support groups.
      Their multi-lingual 24-hr helpline: (916) 428-3271
      http://www.my-sisters-house.org

      Peace for Families:

      Provides services victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Auburn, Lincoln, Rocklin and Roseville
      24-hour crisis line:1-800-575-5352
      http://peaceforfamilies.org/

      El Dorado Women's Center in Placerville:

      El Dorado Women’s Center in Placerville is a center for domestic violence and sexual assault. They provide both Spanish and English speaking staff.
      24-hour crisis line (530) 626-1131
      http://thecenternow.org/

      Nevada County Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition:

      24 hour crisis line: (530) 272-3467.
      http://www.dvsac.org/

      Women’s Center of San Joaquin County:

      24-hour helplines:
      Domestic Violence (209) 465-4878
      Sexual Assault (209) 465-4997
      http://www.womenscentersjc.org/

      Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Center of Yolo County:

      Crisis Lines: (530) 662-1133 or (916) 371-1907
      http://www.sadvc.org/

    • County Mental Health

      Sacramento County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Sacramento, Elk Grove, Citrus Heights, Natomas, Carmichael, and Folsom
      Crisis line (916) 732-3637       
      Suicide Prevention Services (916) 368-3111
      http://www.sacdhhs.com/article.asp?ContentID=484

      El Dorado County Mental Health
      Serves communities of Placerville, El Dorado Hills, South Lake Tahoe
      24-HOUR Psychiartric Emergency Services
      Placerville: (530) 622-3345
      South Lake Tahoe: (530) 544-2219
      Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence: 24 Hour Crisis Line (530) 626-1131
      http://www.co.el-dorado.ca.us/mentalhealth/

      Nevada County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Truckee, Nevada City, Grass Valley
      (530) 265-1437 or toll-free: (888) 801-1437
      After hours: (530) 265-5811 or toll-free: (888) 801-1437
      Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence 24 HOUR CRISIS LINE: (530) 272-3467
      http://new.mynevadacounty.com/EmerMH/index.cfm

      Placer County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Roseville, Auburn, North Lake Tahoe
      Adult Intake & Crisis Response
      1-888-886-5401 (Toll-free – 24 hours/day)
      (916) 787-8860
      http://www.placer.ca.gov/Departments/hhs/adult.aspx

      Solano County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Fairfield, Vallejo, Dixon, Vacaville, Suisun, and Rio Vista
      Fairfield Psychiatric Emergency Team: (707) 428-1131 (24 Hours per day)
      Vallejo Psychiatric Emergency Team:   (707) 553-5331  (8 AM - 5 PM Monday-Friday)
      Solano County ACCESS Unit: 1(800) 547-0495

      San Joaquin County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Stockton, Lodi, Manteca, Lathrop, and Tracy
      Crisis Phone (24-Hour Response): (209) 468-8686
      http://www.co.san-joaquin.ca.us/MHS/

      Yolo County Mental Health
      Serves the communities of Davis, Woodland, and West Sacramento
      24-Hour CRISIS and ACCESS toll free line:
      (888) 965-6647
      (800) 735-2929 (TDD)

For medical or psychiatric emergencies, please call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest hospital.