Ocean Park Community Center (OPCC)

Provides services in the following areas:
Medical Care
Mental Health Care
Domestic Violence Services
Substance Addiction Treatment
Income Services
Life Skills
Services to Veterans

For general inquiries, please email customerservice@opcc.net.
For: Homeless Services call (310) 450-4050.
Victims of Domestic violence call their 24-Hour Hotline: (310) 264-6644.

1453 16th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Crisis Hotline Numbers

2-1-1 or 800.339.6993
7.1.1 if hard-of-hearing; then ask for 2-1-1

Information and referrals for food, housing, clothing, legal assistance, counseling and other social services.  2-1-1 operators provide assistance in many languages.

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans and their families/friends):
1-800-273-8255, press 1

Los Angeles and National Crisis Hotlines:

Trevor Project LifeLine: 866-488-7386 (24/7)
LGBT Suicide Prevention

L.A. Co. Mental Health Referrals (24 hours): 800.854.7771

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans and their families/friends):
Text: 838255 (24/7)
Online Chat: http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ChatTermsOfService.aspx
Dept. of Veterans Affairs responders

Friendship Line: 888.448.9777
Mental Health of LA; Mon-Fri: 6pm-10pm; Sat-Sun: 2pm-10pm; mhala.org/friendship-line.htm

Elders Friendship Line (24 hours): 800.971.0016
ioaging.org; 60+ and also younger disabled individuals (don’t need to be disabled if 60+)

Suicide Prevention Crisis Center (24 hours): 877.727.4747

Hopeline Suicide Lifeline: 1-800-SUICIDE

Assaults Against Women Hotline (24 hours): 310.392.8381 (South LA); peaceoverviolence.org/emergency

Women’s and Children’s Crisis Shelter (24 hours): 562.945.3939
wccshope.org; info@wccshope.org

Child Protection Hotline (24 hours): 800.540.4000; TDD: (800) 272-6699
County Dept. of Child Services; dcfs.co.la.ca.us/contactus/index.html

Rape Crisis Hotline (24 hours): 213.626.3393

Rape Treatment Center (24 hours):
1250 16th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404; FREE

Cocaine Anonymous (24 hours): 310.216.4444

Narcotics Anonymous (24 hours): 909.622.4274

California Youth Crisis Line (24 hours): 800.843.5200

Substance Use Treatment Referral Line: 1-800.662.HELP (4357)

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

Child Abuse Report: 1-800.4.A.CHILD / 1-800.422.4453

Children in Immediate Risk or Danger (24-hours): 1-800.THE.LOST (843.5678)
The National Center for Missing or Exploited Children

National Runaway Safeline (24 hours): 1.800.RUNAWAY (786.2929)
Provides crisis intervention and assistance to runaways. Gives referrals to shelters nationwide. Allows messages to, or sets up conference calls with parents at the request of the child.

Angel’s Flight Shelter: (213) 413-2311
357 S Westlake Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90057

Teen Dating Abuse Helpline (24 hours): (866) 331-9474

Youth/Runaway Hotline (24 hours): (818) 551-1300
Children of the Night; Protecting Children from Prostitution; http://www.childrenofthenight.org/mission_statement.html

Substance Abuse Treatment Referrals: (800) 564-6600

CyberTipline for Reporting Exploitation of Children: http://missingkids.com/cybertipline
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Domestic Violence Resource Hotline (24 hours): 1.800.799.SAFE (7233); 1.800.787.3224 (TDD)
Referrals for shelters and counseling in your area

LADA Domestic Violence Hotline (24 hours): 1-800-978-3600

1736 Family Crisis Center (24 hours): 213-745-6434

“Since 1972, 1736 Family Crisis Center has been responding to the growing needs of victims of domestic violence, runaway and homeless youth, homeless families, unemployed adults and youth, and other low-income community members in need of assistance.”

Jenesse Center for Domestic Violence
24/7 Hotline: 800.479.7328

Eldercare Locator (for Elder Abuse): 1.800.677.1116
National Center on Elder Abuse

NAMI Helpline (National Alliance on Mental Illness): 1.800.950.NAMI (6264)
Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., EST.; info@nami.org

Mental Health America: 1.800.969.6642 (M-F, 9-5 EST)
Provides free information. Has referral directory to mental health providers, national directory of mental health associations

National Institute of Mental Health Information Line: 1.866.615.6464
Provides information and literature on mental illness by disorder – for professionals and general public; provides referrals to relevant voluntary health organizations.

SAFE (Self-Abuse Finally Ends) – 1.800.DONT.CUT (366.8288)

LAHSA Emergency Response Team (ERT)
LAHSA Hotline: (213) 225-6581

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

LAHSA ERT offer the following services for people in the City and County of Los Angeles who are homeless or at risk of experiencing homelessness:

  1. Direct emergency services and transportation
  2. Emergency services and shelter referrals to homeless families and unaccompanied adults and youth
  3. Emergency assistance and referrals to social service agencies
  4. Outreach services to homeless encampment dwellers

STDs & HIV/AIDS Hotlines:

STD Hotline: 800-758-0880
HIV Hotline: 800-367-AIDS (2437)

CA Department of Public Health, Office of AIDS: 1-800-367-2437; M-F 9am-4pm (PST)

American Social Health Association: (800) 227-8922

General Info/Testing & Prevention (CDC): 1-800-232-4636

General Info/Treatment (US DHHS): 1-800-448-0440

HIV Health InfoLine (Project Inform): 1-800-822-7422; M-F 10am-4pm

After Hours Emotional and Crisis Support: 1-800-628-9240; 5pm-5am

Occupational Exposure PEPline: 1-888-448-4911

Non-Crisis Hotlines

Baby Safe Surrender: 1-877-222-9723

Earned Income Tax Credit/(EITC) Hotline: 1-800-601-5552

Identity Theft Unit: (213) 974-9459

The Identity Theft Unit provides assistance with stolen credit cards, credit reporting companies, bill collectors and others. Per Identity Theft, they help clients get their finances back to normal and stop thieves from making new charges.

Consumer Protection Services
Within LA County: (800) 593-8222
If Outside LA County: (213) 974-1452


Counselors answer questions about purchases, credit, automobiles, landlord tenant, identity
theft and other consumer problems. They will investigate complaints or provide counseling and referrals.

Family Planning/Birth Control Referrals: 1-800-942-1054

Health/Medical Services Referral: 1-800-300-4033

Hepatitis Information (American Liver Foundation): 1-800-223-0179

Los Angeles Housing Department: 1-866-557-7368

Mental Health Advocacy: 213-389-2077

Online Crisis Chat / Text Resources

Online Crisis Chat / Text Lines:

Online Resources

http://www.lacountyhelps.org (LA County resources website)

http://www.healthycity.org (Find Resources by location)

All volunteers are professionally supervised and trained in crisis intervention

Service of National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in partnership with CONTACT USA

Crisis Text Line for Teens (24 hours): Text “LISTEN” to 741-741

Dating Abuse Chat + Text Line:
Chat: http://www.loveisrespect.org/
Text: “loveis” to 22522

Trevor Project Chat Line (LGBT): http://www.thetrevorproject.org/pages/get-help-now (7 days a week; 12-6pm PT)

Trevor Project Text Line (LGBT): Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200. (Fridays, 1-5pm PT)

CyberTipline for Reporting Exploitation of Children: http://missingkids.com/cybertipline

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans and their families/friends):
Text: 838255 (24/7)
Online Chat: http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ChatTermsOfService.aspx

Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Chat Line: http://www.didihirsch.org/chat