Working with mutual respect to provide
Help, Hope and Health
for those affected by serious Mental Illness
Important Numbers for Riverside County
2-1-1 Health & Human Services Info & Referral -- https://connectriverside.org/
3-1-1 City Government (Riverside only)
4-1-1 Directory Assistance
5-1-1 Traffic & Transit Information
7-1-1 California Relay for Hearing Impaired
9-1-1 Emergency Services
Helpline - Crisis/Suicide Intervention
(951) 686-HELP (4357)
Helpline is a program of Community Connect and is Riverside County’s leader in crisis intervention and suicide prevention and response. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide or in crisis, please call 1-951-686-HELP (4357) anytime, day or night. Helpline provides research-based help and compassionate hope to every contact in over 120 languages via phone, chat, sms/text and email. The service is free and confidential.
Peer Navigation - provides assistance in navigating the behavioral health system
CARES Line (Community Access, Referral, Evaluation, And Support) - Provides information and referrals for Medi-Cal and Riverside County Health Plan beneficiaries seeking Mental Health Services
(800) 706-7500; TTY: (800)915-5512
Substance use: (800) 499-3008
Local Mental Health Services
24/7 Mental Health Urgent Care - 24 hour/7 days/365 urgent care mental health screening and assessment services and medications to address the needs of those in crisis
Riverside: 9990 County Farm Rd. Riverside, CA 92503; (951) 509-2499
Palm Springs: 2500 N Palm Canyon Dr, Suite # A4 Palm Springs, CA 92262; (442) 268-7000
Perris: 85 Ramona Expressway, Suites 1-3 Perris, CA 92571; (951) 349-4195
Riverside County Mental Health Clinics
Children / Adolescents: http://www.rcdmh.org/Children-Services
Older Adults: https://www.rcdmh.org/Mature-Adult-Services
Local Resources for Peers
Safe Haven Programs - Welcome Center provides peer support, linkages to resources, and daily needs (such as food, showers, laundry). Residential support for up to 25 individuals who meet the criteria of chronic homelessness and also have mental health challenges.
The Place: 2800 Hulen Pl., Riverside CA 92507; (951) 779-3057
The Path: 19531 McLane St., Palm Springs, CA 92262; (760) 251-2346
Art Works Studio & Gallery - offers creative arts classes and workshops to people in their recovery process, free of cost, supplies included
3741 Sixth Street, Riverside, CA 92501
Pathways to Success - helps individuals to obtain and maintain successful employment
TakemyHand™ is an online chat that works on a PC, laptop, tablet, iPad, and your smartphone. It is staffed by Peer Support Specialists who use lived experiences to connect with people who are having life challenges. The PSS/Peer Operator will support you by listening and validating your concerns, offering resources, providing coping strategies and linking you to the right level of care. Peer Support is not just for the person struggling but also for the families/friends of someone who is struggling.
The California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living, and equality for individuals with disabilities.
National Mental Health Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
Options For Deaf + Hard of Hearing
For TTY Users: Use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.
Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio
Crisis Text Line provides free, 24/7 support with a crisis counselor via text message
Text HOME to 741741.