•  24 Hour Suicide Prevention Lifeline


    California Youth Crisis Hotline

    Operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week as the statewide emergency response system for youth (ages 12-24) and families in crisis.


    Contra Costa Crisis Center

    Crisis/ Suicide Hotline: 1-800-833-2900               Crisis Text: text "HOPE" to 20121

    Grief Counseling: 1-800-837-1818                        211 Text: text your zip code to 898211

    Homeless: 1-800-808-6444

    They offer five wonderful county-wide programs that help families with major ordeals such as homelessness, youth violence, and grief. Great resources are available to families in need. 

    Center for Parent and Teen Communication

    Strengthening family connections with practical tips to enhance relationships and techniques for communicating with your teen.