Suicide Hotlines: | Santa Clara County | 855-278-4204

Text Line: 741741 | (Text “BAY” for Crisis Support in Bay Area)

California Youth Crisis | 800-843-5200

National | 800-784-2433

Santa Clara County Emergency Psychiatric Service (EPS) | 408-885-6100

Crisis Lines: Critical Incident Team; Mobile Crisis Unit; Santa Clara County;
M-F; 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; 24 hr. helpline

NAMI Warm Line (open M-F; 10 a.m.-6 p.m.) | 408-453-0400

National Domestic Abuse Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 or text  LOVEIS  to 22522

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 or text 838255

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Upcoming Events

Mental Health 101 For Faith Leaders

Sessions are 4th Thursday of every month – next June 23rd (same link)

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Mental Health 101 for Faith Leaders

Register below


  • June 23, 2022
  • July 28, 2022
  • August 25, 2022
  • September 22, 2022
  • October 27, 2022

Hope & Wellness Circle via ZOOM

On June 27 from 7:00pm-8:15pm. Join a monthly drop-in circle, in the comfort of your home, and be in community with others who are facing mental health challenges or are caring for loved ones who are. The desire and goal are to provide a safe, supportive space to help ensure that no one feels alone in their struggle.

Study Group on the HOPE and HEALING

Study Group on the HOPE and HEALING the Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of California on caring for those who suffer from Mental Illness.

Register for this ZOOM Study groups beginning in mid-June and review the Church’s Response to Today’s Mental Health Challenges. Presenters include Dcn. Ed Shoener, President of ACMHM, Barbara Zahner, Mental Health Ministers, Diocese of San Jose, Chris Miller EdD, chair of Mental Health Committee, NDPD, NAMI, and SCC Suicide Prevention & Intervention. All parishes welcome.


A Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of California on Caring for those who suffer from Mental Illness Addressed to All Catholics and People of Goodwill.

Read and download here: English Spanish Vietnamese

Study Guide here: English



Parishes with Mental Health Ministry

Parish grant recipients of Association of Catholic Mental Health Ministers and have Mental Health Ministries: