Emergency Phone Numbers

Services Phone Number
24 Hour Suicide Prevention Line
Immediate, confidential over the phone suicide prevention services to anyone who is in crisis or experiencing suicidal thoughts 
1-877-7CRISIS or
NAMI Warm Line
Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. to 3 a.m.,
Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Live Chat available at namioc.org
(877) 910-WARM or
(877) 910-9276 
Centralized Assessment Team (CAT)
For assessment & evaluation of individuals experiencing psychiatric emergencies, including threats to harm self, others, or gravely disabled
(866) 830-6011
Information and referrals to Orange County Behavioral Health Services
Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(855) OC-Links or
(855) 625-4657
(714) 834-2332 (TDD)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255

Signs of Suicide

  • Increased alcohol or drug use
  • Changes in sleep
  • Withdrawn
  • Feeling hopeless, desperate, trapped
  • Giving away possessions, putting affairs in order

Critical Signs

If any of these signs are present, call 9-1-1 or a suicide prevention hotline:

  • Threatening self-harm or suicide
  • Talking about death or suicide while intoxicated
  • Seeking methods for self-harm or suicide
  • Talking about death or suicide and acting anxious or agitated
Learn about more signs of suicide and how to get involved at Know the Signs of Suicide - www.suicideispreventable.org