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:
NAMI provides numerous programs and services across the country for people whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness:

American Psychiatric Association

Learn more about warning signs of mental illness -

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

SAFE Program: Mental Health Facts for Families

Education programs for those who care about someone living with mental illness or PTSD

Mental Help Net

Mental health and wellness education and advocacy resource site

Mental Health America

Find out more about Mental Health Advocacy at

National Institute of Mental Health

For health and education resources related to mental health, check out

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

Mental Health Association of Alameda County

MHAAC provides direct assistance to people with mental illness

Mental Health Consumer Concerns, Inc.

To learn more about patients’ rights, self-help and general education regarding mental health issues, visit