National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - A free 24-hour hotline available if you or someone you know is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
Hotline: (800) 273-TALK (8255)
HelpLine, Suicide Crisis: (951) 686-HELP (4357)
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) - An outreach program for suicide prevention, including a special section for parents to help them recognize signs of depression in children and teens.
The Trevor Project - For gay and questioning youth, the Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including their nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone.
(866) 488-7386 - 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week
Substance Abuse and Recovery
The Treatment Specialist is a free nationwide referral service for those who are seeking rehabilitation from addiction, dual diagnosis, mental health, and eating disorder conditions. The treatment levels of care include drug and alcohol detox, inpatient, residential, and outpatient treatment programs.
Serving Individual and Families Nationwide
Referral Helpline: 866-644-7911
The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) - a comprehensive rehabilitation program designed to help people in need find hope, health, and recovery. The Perris, CA ARC is a 125-bed residential program serving men at no cost to the individual. The program length varies from six months to a year, depending on the needs of the individual.
24201 Orange Ave. Perris, CA 92572-8789
Ranch Creek Recovery - an addiction and dual diagnosis residential program in Temecula and Murrieta that specializes in treating drug and/or alcohol addiction. When you call, they will provide an overview of the treatment programs and provide a free confidential telephone assessment. They will also provide an insurance check to review your coverage for treatment.
The admissions line is open 24/7 and is (877) 293-9046
Riverside County Substance Abuse Program - The Riverside County Substance Abuse Program offers a wide range of services including outpatient counseling, detoxification, residential treatment, relapse prevention counseling and parenting classes. Additional programs include: treatment programs, substance abuse prevention, services for the hearing impaired, substance abuse education, programs for youth and special programs for dual diagnosed or incarcerated individuals. Individual prevention services are free for residents of Riverside County and you think you might be at risk of developing substance abuse problems.
650 N. State St.. Hemet, CA 92543
41002 County Center Drive Suite 320 Temecula, CA 92591
1827 Atlanta Ste D1 Riverside, CA 92507
The Center- A nonprofit drug & alcohol treatment facility that offers group and individual sessions, treatment, case management, medication assisted treatment, and integrative approach, and sliding scale payment options. Contact them for a free and confidential consultation.
43397 Business Park Drive D8
Temecula, CA 92590
Betty Ford Center - Addiction treatment, children's 4-day prevention program, outpatient and inpatient. No family is ever turned away due to an inability to pay. Call for a free consultation
39000 Bob Hope Dr., PO Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Mental Health Services
Riverside County Department of Mental Health - This website provides information about mental health and substance use services provided for children, adults and older adults. A comprehensive service directory lists services for the Desert, Mid-County and Western Regions, as well as crisis lines. Ask about the Family Advocate Program
4060 County Circle Drive Riverside, CA 92503
Riverside Network of Care for Behavioral Health - A resource for individuals, families and agencies looking for mental health resources and information in Riverside County. The site includes information on local services, legislation, support and related news among other features.
41002 County Center Drive Suite 320 Temecula, CA 92591
Perris Mental Health Clinic - Provides services to adults suffering from severe and persistent mental health problems. Services include crisis intervention, psychiatric assessments, recovery management, medication services, case management, dual diagnosis treatment. An Urgent Care program provides crisis resolution and problem solving assistance. Peer-to-peer recover services are also provided.
1688 N. Perris Boulevard Suite L-11 Perris, CA 92571
Lake Elsinore Mental Health Clinic
31946 Mission Trail Suite B Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
Victor Community Services - VCSS Lake Elsinore is a community-based, mental health treatment program serving both the Lake Elsinore community and the larger Riverside County region. The program works in collaboration with multiple community organizations to improve quality of life, and build individual and family strengths. In partnership with Riverside County Department of Mental Health, VCSS Lake Elsinore provides a full array of specialty mental health services to children and their families, utilizing a strength- based, family centered philosophy.
265 San Jacinto River Road, Suite #107 Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
Murrieta Senior Center - Parkinsons Support Group meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm
5 Town Square Murrieta CA 92562
National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI Western Riverside County - Provides support and referral services to people in need in the cities of Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Norco and the Jurupa Valley/Rubidoux area.
NAMI Temecula Valley - Free education and support for people with mental illness as well as family members to learn tools for recovery.
NAMI Mt. San Jacinto
DBSA (Depression & Bipolar Association) - For peers. Meets Fridays at 11:30 AM in Old Town Temecula at
Mary Philips Senior Center - 41845 6th Street, Temecula, CA 92590
Mid County Region Crisis Team - serving Hemet, Temecula, Perris, Sun City, San Jacinto, Murrieta and Lake Elsinore
Desert Region Crisis Team - serving Indio, Palm Springs, Blythe, Rancho Mirage, Cathedral City, Palm Desert, Desert Hot Springs, Banning and Beaumont