Who to Contact

Crisis Hotlines & Other Resources for Immediate Help

Youth Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention


Peer-to-Peer Teen Chat Room

Available 4:30pm – 9:30 pm, Monday - Thursday

StarVista – Parent Support Line

24/7, for any parents in search of resources or who just need to talk

Child & Teen Hotline

24/7 - parents, educators, youth

FAST – Family Assertive Support Team (Cassia House)

9am -9pm, for adults who need mental health help

Crisis Text Line
“Warm” Peer Support Line

For people in distress, gives resource support.
M-F 7am–11pm, Sat/Sun 11–7pm

StarVista – Alcohol and Drug Line
StarVista – Suicide Hotline


Star Vista – Child & Adolescent Hotline Prevention Program Call/Text Line

24/7, for parents of children of all ages
accepts both calls and text messages

Non–Urgent Resources & Support Services

Jewish Children and Family Services

Has many programs serving children, families, immigrants, and the elderly in Bay Area.

National Alliance on Mental Illness – San Mateo County

support, education, and advocacy for families