Mental Health Resources + Hotlines

Red Flag warnings and current fires can trigger stress and trauma in fire-affected residents, their neighbors, and loved ones. We’ve gathered a variety of links and phone numbers that will connect you with general post-disaster coping and counseling help.

24/7 Hotlines: free & confidential

  • 24-hour Access Line for Sonoma County Behavioral Health Services: 707-565-6900 / 1-800-870-8786
  • 24-hour Crisis Services: 707-576-8181
  • 24-hour Suicide Prevention: 855-587-6373

Disaster Distress Helplineconnect with a trained disaster distress crisis counselor

  • English: 1-800-985-5990, or text “TalkWithUs” to 66746
  • Spanish: 1-800-985-5990 and press “2”, or text “Hablanos” to 66746
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing: Use preferred relay service 1-800-985-5990, or text “TalkWithUs” to 66746 or TTY 1-800-846-8517

The Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline providing immediate crisis counseling for people experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. (SOURCE: https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline)


Warmlines: free & confidential | regular business hours

  • Wildfire & General Mental Health Support Warmline (NAMI): 866-960-6264

California HOPE: 

California HOPE counselors can provide phone services and will meet you in person wherever you are.

  • Santa Rosa: 707-608-8805
  • Adults age 50+: 707-608-8804
  • North County: 707-608-8807
  • Sonoma Valley: 707-608-8806
  • South County: 707-608-8806
  • West County: 707-608-8807
  • Español: 707-608-8825

 

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