Emergency Crisis/Help Lines (24-hour)

Santa Clara County

 

Santa Clara University Community Referrals page

(hospitals, urgent care, dental emergencies and mental emergencies)

 

Abuse and Neglect

 

Adult Community Services (Santa Clara) 2011

(800) 510-2020

Adult Protective Services Reporting Line

(800) 414-2002

Child Abuse Reporting Line (Child Protective Services)

(408) 299-2071 (San Jose)

(408) 683-0601 (Gilroy)

(650) 493-1186 (Palo Alto)

Childhelp USA Child Abuse Line

(800) 4-A-CHILD

[800-422-4453]

Basic Needs:   Food1, Clothing2, Shelter3

 

Bill Wilson Center (Youth) 1,2,3

(408) 243-0222

Emergency Housing Consortium3

(408) 408-539-2100

Second Harvest Food Connection Hotline1

(800) 984-3663

Chemical Dependency

 

 
Advanced Recovery Systems – Signs of Addiction
 
 
(408) 374-8511
 

Children (Missing)

 

CA Missing Person Hot Line

(800) 222-FIND(3463)

Child Find of America

(800) I-AM_LOST

(800-426-5678)

National Center for Missing/Exploited Children

(800) 843-5678

National Runaway Safeline

(800) 786-2929

Community Information & Referrals

 

Crisis Hotline for adults & children (24 hr.) (no website)

(408) 279-8228

Information & Referral for Services in Santa Clara County

2-1-1

(408) 299-5151

Disaster Relief & On-Site Intervention

 

PG&E Power Outages Information Line (info only)

(800) 743-5002

Domestic & Family Violence

 

Community Solutions Crisis Line (South County)

(408) 683-4118

Asian Women’s Home

(408) 975-2739

National Domestic Violence Hot Line

(800) 799-SAFE (7233)

Next Door Solutions (San Jose Area)

(408) 279-2962

 

(800) 572-2782

Health & Bioterrorism

 

Valley Medical Center (Free medical advice)

(888) 334-1000

Santa Clara Fire Dept Database for Residents w Special Needs

(408)615-4900

Law Enforcement (911 for emergencies; non-emergency numbers below)

 

Campbell Police Dept.

(408) 866-2121

Los Gatos Police Dept.

(408) 354-8600

Milpitas Police Dept.

(408) 586-2400

Mountain View Police Dept.

(650) 903-6395                    

Palo Alto Police Dept.

(650) 329-2413

San Jose Police Dept.

(408) 277-8900

Santa Clara Police Dept.

(408) 615-4700

Santa Clara Sheriff’s Dept. (and links to county jail)

(408) 808-4400

Parental Stress’ & Parenting Info

 

TALK Line Family Support Center (408 area code)

(408) 279-8228

Poison Control

 

California Poison Control Center Public Hotline Statewide  

(800) 222-1222

Rape & Sexual Assault

 

YWCA in Santa Clara Valley (Rape Crisis Ctr.)

(800) 572-2782

Suicide, Mental Heath, Other Crises

 

Suicide & Crisis Hot Lines (Mental Health)

(408) 279-3312
(650) 494-8420

VMC Emergency Psychiatric Services

(408) 855-6100

Alum Rock Crisis Line (north/central county)

(408) 294-0579

Community Solutions Crisis Line (South County)

(408) 683-4118

EMQ Child/Adolescent. Mobile Mental Health (no website)

(408) 379-9085

Emergency Medical Transportation

 

Emergency Medical Response (dispatch)

(888) 650-5472

 

  

Non-Emergency Help Lines

Santa Clara County

(* = 24-hour voicemail)

 

Basic Needs:   Food1, Clothing2, Shelter3

 

California SSA “cal win” (select your county on website)

(408) 758-4689

Calvary Church House of Hope Food Pantry1 (Sat mornings)

(408) 356-5126

CityTeam Ministries *

(408) 293-46571,2

(408) 288-21533 (men)

(408) 885-80803 (women)

Family Supportive Housing1,3 (single- & two-parent families)

(408) 926-8885

Second Harvest Food Connection Hotline1

(800) 984-3663

Financial Assistance (cash assistance, e.g., CalWorks)

(877) 962-3633

Food Stamps (Santa Clara Social Services Agency) 1

(408)271-5500

CalFresh 1

(877) 962-3633

LifeMoves Georgia Travis House 1,2,3 * (formerly, InnVision)

(408) 271-1630

LifeMoves Villa1,2,3 * (formerly, InnVision)

(408) 271-0685

Loaves and Fishes Family Kitchen1

(408) 998-1500

Sobrato House Youth Center (EHC) 1,2,3 * youth ages 18-21

(408) 539-2180

Meals on Wheels1

(408) 755-7680

Sacred Heart Community Service 1,2 *

(408) 278-2160

Salvation Army of Silicon Valley 1,2,3 *

(408) 282-1165 (San Jose)

(408) 247-4588 (Santa Clara)

Shelter Bed Hot Line3 * (website is LifeMoves)

(800) 774-3583

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Food Pantry1 (Tues 10am)

(408) 354-2195

St. Mary’s Catholic Church1 (Thurs 10a-noon)

(408) 354-3726

Chemical Dependency

See list of recovery groups

Al Anon and Alateen (ages 7-19)

(650) 592-7935

(408) 379-1051

Alcoholics Anonymous (Santa Clara) *

(408) 374-8511

Alcoholics Anonymous Spanish Intergroup

(408) 975-0826

(408) 295-0920

Cocaine Anonymous Help Line *

(408) 966-9344

Community Solutions Crisis Line *

(408) 683-4118

Gateway (SC Dept. of Alcohol/Drugs) *

(800) 488-9919

Marijuana Anonymous *

(408) 450-0796

Nar-Anon Family Groups *

(408) 296-2474

 
 
(408) 998-4200
 
 

Child Care Providers1, Referrals2, Subsidies3

 

Community Child Care Council 2,3 *

(408) 487-0747

Choices for Children 3 (M-F, 8:30-5)

(408) 297-3295

Head Start (Office of Education) 1 (M-F, 8-5)

(408) 453-6900

Safely Surrendered Baby

(877) 222-9723

YWCA Child Care Centers 1 *

(408) 295-4011 x 237

Community Information & Referrals

 

Bill Wilson Center Crisis Hotline (focus on youth)

(408) 850-6125

Uplift Family Services

(408) 379-3796

Disaster Relief & On-Site Intervention

 

Note: every city runs a local emergency response team (CERT) … Here is a link to a list of 16 CERTs in Santa Clara

 

American Red Cross Emergency Line *

(877) 727-6771

Bill Wilson Center for Living with Dying *
Critical Incident Stress Management (same phone)

(408) 243-0222

Salvation Army of Silicon Valley 1,2,3 *

(408) 282-1165 (San Jose)

(408) 247-4588 (Santa Clara)

Domestic & Family Violence

 

Family Violence Center (M-F, 8-5) San Jose Police Dept
 
 
(408) 277-3700
 

Financial Resources

 

Medi-Cal Information

(408) 758-3800

Salvation Army REACH (PG&E hardship)

(800) 933-9677

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual

 

Billy De Frank Lesbian/Gay Community Ctr.

(408) 293-3040

Bill Wilson LGBTQ Outreach

(408) 925-0233

Trevor Crisis Line for Youth

(866) 488-7386

National Gay and Lesbian Youth Hotline

(800) 246-7743

Gay and Lesbian National Hotline

(888) 843-4564

Health & Bioterrorism

 

Center for Disease Control Outbreaks

(800) 232-4636

LPCH Parent Information & Referral Line

(800) 690-2282

SC Public Health Disease Control

(408) 885-4214

Teen Health Line

(800) 273-8255

Health Plans & Insurance

 

MCAP California (Access for infants/mothers)

(800) 433-2611

Baby CAL Info Line for Pregnant Women (phone only)

(800) BABY-999 (222-9999)

Children’s Health Initiative (health ins for children in SC cty)

(888) 244-5222

Medicare (Social Security Administration)

(800) 772-1213 (info line)

(800) 633-4227 (claim status)

Immigration & Citizenship

 

Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Serv.

(408) 944-0691

Center for Employment Training *

(800) 533-2519

US Citizenship & Immigration Service (formerly, INS)

(800) 375-5283

Job Search / Employment

 

Work2Future OneStop (EDD) (M-F, 8-5) (Adults/youth)

(408) 794.1234

NOVA Youth Employment (M-F, 8-5)

(408) 730-7232

Law Enforcement

 

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

(650) 251-9520 (Palo Alto)

(831) 722-8720 (Watsonville)

Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers Tip Line *

(408) 947-7867

Legal & Justice

 

Asian Law Alliance (M-F, 9-12 & 1-4)

(408) 287-9710

Disability Rights California

(800) 776-5746 (legal assist)

(916) 504-5800 (all other assist)

District Attorney of Santa Clara County (M-F 8-5)

(408) 299-7400

Legal Advocates for Children and Youth (LACY) *

(408) 280-2416

Legal Aid Society of Santa Clara County (M-F, 8:30-5)

(408) 998-5200

Mental Health Advocacy Project *

(408) 294- 9730

Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley (M-F 8-5)

(408) 998-5298

Senior Adult Legal Assistance (SALA) (M-F 9-5)

(408) 295-5991

Parental Stress’ & Parenting Info

 

LPCH Parent Information & Referral Center (Daily, 7-11)

(800) 690-2282

National Parent Helpline (phone only; M-F 10a-7p)

(855) 427-2736

Parents Helping Parents (M-F 9-5) (Disabled)

(408) 727-5775

Peninsula Family Advocacy Program *

(650) 558-0915

California Poison Control Center Public Hotline Statewide  

(800) 222-1222