Suicide Prevention

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

Addiction Treatment Center: 24 Hour Detox Referral for Riverside County (800) 449-3008 or (951) 855-2100


Alcoholic Anonymous - Temecula Valley (951) 695-1535 or (909) 825-4700

Al-Anon (Family & friends of problem drinkers): (888) 425-2666

Marijuana/Methamphetamine Addiction (Detox Referral Line) (800) 499-3008


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

(951) 940-5790


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


Whiteside Manor - Affordable California Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs, Addiction Treatment for Men and Women

2743 Orange St Riverside Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

(800) 300- 7326

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

(951) 791-3350


41002 County Center Drive Suite 320 Temecula, CA 92591

(951) 600-6360


1827 Atlanta Ste D1 Riverside, CA 92507

(951) 955-2105


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

(951) 775-4000

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

(866) 261-3734

Narcotics Anonymous

(800) 397-2333


Christian Intervention Program for the Chemically Dependent - A powerful Christian program consisting of 20 exciting lessons taught over a 20-week period and covering various topics such as financial freedom, coping, building self-esteem and more. Classes held on Tuesday at 6:00 pm

(951) 313-0772

The Sanctuary - 3865 N. Perris Blvd Ste 1&2 Perris, Ca 92571

Pastor Danny Powers and CIP coordinator Rick Faulkner.

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

(800) 330-4522

(951) 358-6858


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.


Temecula Mental Health Clinic

41002 County Center Drive Suite 320 Temecula, CA 92591

(951) 600-6355

(951) 600-6300


Center for Mental Health (SAMHSA)

(800) 789-2647 or (800) 662-4357

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

(951) 443-2200


Lake Elsinore Mental Health Clinic

31946 Mission Trail Suite B Lake Elsinore, CA 92530

(951) 245-7663


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

(951) 674-9243


CARES Line: Info and referrals for Medi-Cal beneficiaries seeking Mental Health Services.

(800) 706-7500

Support Groups


Murrieta Senior Center - Parkinsons Support Group meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm

5 Town Square Murrieta CA 92562

(951) 304-7275

Bereavement Support Services

Hemet Arbor Hospice - Provides the following programs:

Adult Bereavement Program

This group meets once a week and is open to anyone grieving the recent death of a loved one. Please contact our office at (951) 766-9629 for dates and times. Location: 890 W. Stetson Ave., Ste. A, Hemet, CA

Remembrance Bears - Volunteers make bears or pillows from a piece of clothing you treasure from a loved one to bring comfort during the bereavement process.

Walk ‘n Talk Support Group

This is a group of men and women who share a common experience, the loss of a loved one, who are ready to take the next step in their grief journey while walking to enhance their quality of life.
This group meets at the Hemet Valley Mall, 8:00 AM, Monday – Friday

Youth Bereavement Program – Tears Are Okay

We bring this program to the elementary, middle and high schools in our valley. It is designed to address key components of grief in an age-appropriate manner. If you believe your child would benefit from this group, please contact their school’s counselor or call us at (951) 766-9629.

Friends Moving on Group

This group is comprised of individuals who have lost a loved one and are ready to begin socializing. Following a loss, people sometimes feel socially isolated and this group provides an opportunity to establish new friendships. For information call: (951) 766-9629.


Survivor of Loved Ones Support Group - This is a free group offered to the Hemet/San Jacinto community. “Survivor of Loved Ones Suicide Support Group”, can help fill a void by providing a safe, warm and supportive environment that addresses grief awareness, education, support and hope. Will be meeting every 2nd & 4th Monday of the Month from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm. Free of charge/ongoing/year round. 
California Family Life Center
701 W. Esplanade Ave, Suite F San Jacinto

Please Contact: Jill Miller, LCSW 951-544-7041 For pre-screening prior to attending. 

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI Western Riverside CountyProvides support and referral services to people in need in the cities of Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona, Norco and the Jurupa Valley/Rubidoux area.

(951) 369-1913


NAMI Temecula Valley - Free education and support for people with mental illness as well as family members to learn tools for recovery. 

(951) 672-2089, (951) 600-6355, Emergency Treatment Line (951) 358-4700


NAMI Coachella Valley

(888) 881-6264


NAMI Mt. San Jacinto
(951) 765-1850


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

(951) 385-4523


Desert Region Crisis Team - serving Indio, Palm Springs, Blythe, Rancho Mirage, Cathedral City, Palm Desert, Desert Hot Springs, Banning and Beaumont

(951) 385-4523