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Fresno 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)




The County of Fresno Department of Behavioral Health

provides mental  health and substance abuse services to children & adults within the  County of Fresno. The programs within our department focus on delivering  the highest quality of service.

There are over 300 professionals and staff dedicated to providing  services in both metropolitan and rural areas. The diversity of our  staff has helped us create a department that is sensitive to cultural  differences and attempts to bridge the language barriers with our  clients.

Programs Include:

  • Mental Health Services
  • Crisis Stabilization
  • Managed Care
  • Substance Use Disorder
  • Access Line 1-800-654-3937


The County of Fresno Department of Behavioral Health

3133 N. Millbrook Ave.

Fresno, CA 93703

Crisis Line: (559) 600-6899 



Central Valley Suicide Prevention

Central Valley Suicide Prevention Hotline is an immediate and  consistent support for individuals in crisis or experiencing a suicidal  crisis. The hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and is  confidential and free.

The trained staff and volunteers conduct the following:

  • Save the caller and offers immediate support
  • Develop a safety plan for the caller
  • Reach out to callers with post crisis follow-up to ensure that they are safe and getting the help the caller may need.

Crisis Line:  1-888-506-5991



NAMI Fresno

At the heart of NAMI’s mission is our grassroots and the sharing of  information with people with mental illness, their families, friends,  mental health professionals, and the general public.

NAMI strives to offer hope, reform and health to our American  community through support, education , and advocacy efforts. Research is  constantly providing us with new information about the brain and the  nature of mental illnesses and, consequently, more effective treatments.

NAMI Programs Include:

  • Stigma Reduction Presentations
  • Educational Courses
  • Support Groups 

24/7 Crisis Line:   (559) 224-2469


Girls & Boys Town National Hotline
24/7 Crisis Line:(800) 448-3000


National Youth Crisis Hotline
Crisis Line: (800) 442-HOPE (4673)


Alcohol Hotline
Crisis Line: (800) 331-2900


Al-Anon for Families of Alcoholics
Crisis Line: (800) 344-2666


Alcohol and Drug Helpline
Crisis Line:(800) 821-4357


Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline
Crisis Line: (800) 252-6465


Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline
Crisis Line: (800) 729-6686


Families Anonymous
Crisis Line: (800) 736-9805


National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Hopeline
Crisis Line: (800) 622-2255


Poison Control
Crisis Line: (800) 222-1222


National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline
Crisis Line: (800) 662-4357


Cocaine Anonymous
Crisis Line: (800) 347-8998


National Help Line for Substance Abuse
Crisis Line: (800) 262-2463



Rape Crisis Lines and Domestic Abuse Helplines


RCS Fresno

The mission of RCS Fresno is to end rape and sexual violence and empower survivors while supporting safe, consensual relationships. 

RCS advocates provide confidential help to sexual violence survivors that is trauma-informed and culturally competent. We listen and respond to requests for information without judgment. We personally accompany sexual violence survivors to sexual assault forensic exams under Penal Code 264.2(b)(1). Upon request, we accompany survivors to law enforcement interviews or court proceedings. We provide therapy and supportive service referrals and other help to all sexual violence survivors in Fresno County.

259 N. Blackstone Ave.

Fresno, CA 93701

24/7 Crisis Line: (559) 222 7273


Majaree Mason Center

Provides 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter, court advocacy, counseling for adults and children and support groups. 

Marjaree Mason Center provides emergency and longer-term Safe Housing, along with a wide variety of support services for victims of domestic violence in Fresno County.

1600 “M” Street, Fresno, CA 93721

24/7 Crisis Line: (559) 233-HELP (4357)


National Domestic Violence Hotline
24/7 Crisis Line: (800) 799-7233


National US Child Abuse Hotline
24/7 Crisis Line: (800) 422-4453


National Crisis Lines

Visit our list of National Crisis Hotlines


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