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Oakland Rape and Mental Health Crisis Lines

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger please call 911.

If you are not in immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, but need someone to talk with about your suicidal feelings, please call one of the following national suicide prevention lines:

1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)

1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

Mental Health Association of Alameda County (MHAAC)

Has been serving people with mental illness and their families in Alameda County since 1958. In 2006, MHAAC also began providing Patients’ Rights Advocacy Services in San Mateo County. MHAAC is an independent nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. MHAAC is an independent local affiliate of the Mental Health Association in California and the national organization Mental Health America.

954 - 60th Street, Suite 10, Oakland, CA 94608 

Crisis Line: (510) 835-5010

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County (CSS)

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County offers counseling, education and suicide prevention services, as well as a 24 hour crisis hotline.

24/7 Crisis Line: (800) 309-2131  

Suicide Hotline
24/7 Crisis Line: 800-784-2433 (800-SUICIDE)

Connects callers to the closest crisis center in Alameda county.

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County

PO Box 3120 Oakland 94609
800-309-2131 7 days 24-hours Crisis Line (also TTY line)
800-260-0094 Grief counseling, stress counseling, and senior outreach
Telephone crisis, counseling and referral services; community education program, disaster counseling.

Alameda County Medical Center John George Psychiatric Pavilion Campus 

2060 Fairmont Drive San Leandro 94578
Emergency assessments; emergency medications; emergency hospitalization;  also outpatient crisis unit for crisis intervention (M-F 9am-midnight;  Sat-Sun 9am-6pm).

24/7 Crisis Line: 510-346-7500

Cityteam - Oakland

722 Washington St. Oakland, California 94607

Crisis Line: 5104523758

Kaiser Permanente - Chemical Dependency Recovery Program

969 Broadway Oakland, California 94607

Crisis Line: 5102510121

Solutions 4 Recovery

(Drug Rehab Oakland) (Alcohol Rehab Oakland)
405 15th Street Oakland, California 94612

Crisis Line: 8773127052

Rape Crisis Lines and Domestic Abuse Help Lines


Provides free in-person counseling to survivors of sexual assault and their significant others. Also offers accompaniment to police, court and hospital, a 24-hour hotline, support groups, and community education.

24/7  Crisis Line: (510) 845-7273

Highland Sexual Assault Response Team
The Sexual Assault Center can be reached 24-hours a day at (510) 534-9290

National Crisis Lines

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In-Person Counseling in Oakland

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