Mental health and substance use resources

Hotlines to access mental health services.


If you have a medical or psychiatric emergency please call 911.

If you are unable to call 911, you can now text 911.

24-hour suicide hotline

If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 415-781-0500 or live chat at

Emergency Psychiatric Services


Zuckerberg San Francisco General
1001 Potrero Avenue

Crisis text line

Connect with a crisis counselor by texting the word "home" to 741741.

Mental health talk line

Peer-run mental health talk line


24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Access to mental health and substance use services

For the 24-hour access line, call 888-246-3333

TDD: 888-484-7200

Behavioral Health Access Center (BHAC)
1380 Howard Street, 1st Floor (at 10th Street)
San Francisco, CA 94103
Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm

For general information and appointments, call  415-503-4730

See available substance use treatment beds here.

Comprehensive Crisis Services

Offers assistance to people in crisis including assessments and crisis interventions.


24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Urgent Care for mental health issues

Westside Crisis


245 11th Street

Monday to Friday 8 am to 6 pm

Saturday 9 am to 4pm


Dore Urgent Care


52 Dore Street

24 hours, 7 days a week

Mental Health services for young adults aged 18 to 24


Monday to Friday 9 am to 5pm

Online chat 


Substance use relapse line


Mental health and substance use services for individuals experiencing homelessness


Monday to Friday 10 am to 8 pm

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Last updated September 22, 2021