911/Crisis Resources
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911/Crisis Resources


El Camino College 
After Hours Emotional Crisis Line:

  • Students can call whenever Student Health Services is CLOSED for in-the-moment emotional support from a mental health professional. 
  • Faculty and staff can also call to consult about students in emotional crisis when Student Health Services is CLOSED.


  • Crisis Text Line: Text COURAGE to 741741 - Text from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Free, 24/7 crisis counseling.
  • Lifeline Crisis Chat: Online support, crisis intervention, and suicide prevention services. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S. There may be a wait time to connect. To speak to a counselor now, please call the Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
  • 24/7 LA County Department of Mental Health ACCESS Line: 800-854-7771
  • L.A. County Suicide Prevention Crisis Center (24-Hours)  877-727-4747 or 310-391-1253

  • Call or visit El Camino's Campus Police: 1-310-660-3100 or dial 911
  • Alcoholics Anonymous: Los Angeles Central Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 7:30pm,  Saturday, Sunday and Holidays, 9:00am to 4:30pm

Phones: Service/Intake and Administration (323) 936-4343, 24 hours Service/Intake and Hotline (800) 923-8722, Spanish Information Only (323) 750-2039

  • Didi Hirsch is a leading provider of mental health, substance use and suicide prevention services. We offer low-income children and adults excellent mental health and substance use services throughout Los Angeles County. Our Suicide Prevention Center is a renowned resource around the nation and world for anyone who has thought about, attempted or lost someone to suicide. Call our centralized intake department at 888-807-7250 Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Narcotics Anonymous The NA organization provides drug abuse services for people in Los Angeles 24/7.  Call: 310-390-0279 

Substance Abuse and Service Helpline: 844-804-7500 Online treatment services locator: http://sapccis.ph.lacounty.gov/sbat/


  • RAINN.org  1-800-656-4673 - Information and support for survivors of rape, abuse and incest. 
  • Rape Treatment Center at UCLA Medical Center, Santa MonicaThe Rape Treatment Center provides comprehensive services for sexual assault victims – adults and children – 24 hours a day, including specialized medical care, forensic services, counseling, and information about rights and options. For more information, call: 424-259-7208.  All RTC services are free.

  • Call or visit El Camino's Campus Police: 1-310-660-3100 or dial 911