Behavioral Health Resources

Alameda County Behavioral Health Services

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County (Suicide Prevention): 800-309-2131
P.O. Box 3120 Berkeley, CA 94709

North County Crisis Response Program: 800-491-9099
568 West Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94612

South County Crisis Response Program: 800-491-9099
15750 Foothill Blvd San Leandro, CA 94578

Children and Youth Crisis Team: 510-618-3432
2045 Fairmont Dr., San Leandro, CA 94578

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Learn more about specific mental health related issues at: http://www.nami.org/Template.cfm?Section=By_Illness
NAMI provides numerous programs and services across the country for people whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness: http://www.nami.org/Template.cfm?section=Find_Support

American Psychiatric Association

Learn more about warning signs of mental illness - http://www.psychiatry.org/mental-health

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

For more information on topics areas such as substance abuse and mental health prevention, treatment, recovery, etc. check out  http://www.samhsa.gov/about/topics.aspx

SAFE Program: Mental Health Facts for Families

Education programs for those who care about someone living with mental illness or PTSD http://www.ouhsc.edu/safeprogram

Mental Help Net

Mental health and wellness education and advocacy resource site http://www.mentalhelp.net

Mental Health America

Find out more about Mental Health Advocacy at http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net

National Institute of Mental Health

For health and education resources related to mental health, check out http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/index.shtml

Peers Engaging and Envisioning in Recovery Services (PEERS)

The Social Inclusion Campaign is a groundbreaking campaign to end stigma and discrimination against people with mental health issues throughout Alameda County, find out more http://www.peersnet.org

Mental Health Association of Alameda County

MHAAC provides direct assistance to people with mental illness http://www.mhaac.org

Mental Health Consumer Concerns, Inc.

To learn more about patients’ rights, self-help and general education regarding mental health issues, visit http://www.mhccnet.org