Free Phone Crisis Counseling Services

San Francisco’s Suicide Prevention: Suicide/Crisis Line

Suicide/Crisis Line:
(415) 781-0500

San Francisco Women Against Rape

24-hour rape crisis line:
(415) 647-7273

Institute on Aging’s Friendship Line for the Elderly

(800) 971-0116

SF Child Abuse Prevention Center’s Parental Stress/TALK Line

(415) 441-KIDS (5437)

GLBT National Youth Talk Line

(800) 246-7743

Alcoholics Anonymous 24-hour helpline:

San Francisco:
(415) 674-1821

(415) 499-0400

Sexual Compulsive Anonymous

Services - Shelters for Women - Bay Area

W.O.M.A.N., Inc.

(877) 384-3578

La Casa de Las Madres

Domestic Violence support

24-Hour Voice Hotline:
(877) 503-1850

24-Hour Text Support Line:
(415) 200-3575 

Asian Women’s Shelter

24-Hour Crisis Line:

S.F. Dept. of Social Services-Adult Services

(415) 355-6700 (24×7)

(800) 814-0009 (24×7)

Mental Health Resources – Bay Area

Haight Ashbury Psychological Services

A community based, nonprofit clinic providing psychotherapy and counseling for all. Sliding scale rates start at $20.

(415) 221-4211

The Stonewall Project

The Stonewall Project is a drug and alcohol treatment program providing harm reduction-based counseling that integrates substance use, mental health and HIV prevention and education for gay, bi, trans men and other men who have sex with men who use crystal meth, crack cocaine, powder cocaine, alcohol and/or other drugs.

(415) 487-3100


Mental Health Resources – National

National Institute of Mental Health

National Alliance on Mental Illness

American Psychological Association


The following websites have articles that you may find interesting:

The American Psychological Association:

Other Resources

Victims of Violent Crime Compensation Fund Program