Emergency Resources

Call 2-1-1
211 LA is the central source for providing information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County. The 2-1-1 phone line is open 24 hours, 7 days a week, with trained Community Resource Advisors prepared to offer help with any situation, any time.

National Runaway Safeline 
If you or a friend know someone who is a runaway, homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, call the National Runaway Safeline at 800-786-2929 or visit their website.

911 and Police
If emergency assistance is needed now or if you have been the victim of a crime, please call 9-1-1 or find the nearest police station here: https://www.google.com/maps/search/police+stations+near+me/

Suicide Lifeline 
Struggling with feelings of depression or suicide? Know someone who is? The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24/7 at 800-273-8255 (888-628-9454 en Español, or 800-799-4889 for deaf and hard of hearing).

Trevor Project (LGBTQ Youth) 
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention, information and resources for LGBTQ youth. Click through to the website or call the TrevorLifeline at 866-488-7386.

Victims of Trafficking 
No one should have to choose between going hungry or selling themselves. If there's anyone in your life who may be a victim of trafficking, click through to the website or call 888-373-7888.

Photo: Priscilla Du Preez

Photo: Priscilla Du Preez