If you or a loved one has an addiction or is in need for some guidance and support with substance abuse issues, calling a hotline and talking with an advisor is a good and free place to start.
Behavioral Health Access Line
Is your life or the life of someone you love affected by the use of alcohol or other drugs?
The Behavioral Health Access Line provides screenings for treatment & referrals information to the general public.
CA Youth Crisis Line
The California Youth Crisis Line (CYCL) operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week as the statewide emergency response system for youth (ages 12-24) and families in crisis.
California Smokers' Helpline
The Helpline staffed with caring, fully trained professionals in helping smokers quit. They understand that for many, quitting smoking may be the hardest thing they’ve ever done. They are nonjudgmental in their approach and proactive in providing support.
Helpline counselors are fluent in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, and Vietnamese.