Mental Health, Housing & Legal Resources

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Immediate Emergency Resources

Immediate Emergency Resource 911
BCC Security Desk



*From campus phone dial ext. 2975

Berkeley City Police Non-Emergency





Peralta Police Services “PPS”



*Office is located within the District Building

Dean of Student Support Services




*For faculty & staff w/ concerns about student behavior


Mental Health Counseling Services





For an appt. email:                      

or our onsite community partners:                           Lifelong Medical







Community Mental Health Resources

Community Mental Health Resource Phone Number
Sausal Creek Outpatient Stabilization Center



*Crisis intervention, referalls, short-term counseling for Alameda County residents.

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County

800.309.2131 (24-hour hotline)
Alameda County Mental Health Access Line


*Provides referrals to mental health service providers.

Contra Costa County Mental Health Access Line


* Provides referrals to mental health service providers.

Eden I&R (Info & Referal)

211 (24-hour hotline)

*Free & confidential info for referral for food, housing, employment, healthcare, counseling & more.

Wright Institute in Berkeley (3 clinics)

Addison St. Clinic: 510.548.9716

Cognitive & Behavioral Community Clinic: 510.923.2241

Recovery Clinic: 510.841.1262

Testing & Assessment: 510.841.9230 ext.159

Berkeley Therapy Institute CBT Clinic


*1749 MLK Jr. Way Berkeley, CA 94709

UC Berkeley Psychology Clinic,   Dept. of Psychology


*2205 Tollman Hall, Berkeley, CA 94709

Jewish Family & Children Services (JFCS)


*2484 Shattuck Ave. Ste. 210, Berkeley, CA 94704

Woman’s Therapy Center (WTC)


*2105 MLK Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

Center for Creative Growth


*1221 Marin Ave., Albany, CA 94706

Asian Community Mental Health Services (ACMHS) Alameda County:


*310 8TH St. Ste. 201, Oakland, CA 94607

Contra Costa County: 510.970.9750 *12240 San Pablo Ave., Richmond, CA 94805
JFK Holistic Counseling Center


*2501 Harrison St., Oakland, CA 94612

Earth Circles Counseling Center


*166 Santa Clara Ave. Ste.205, Oakland, CA 94610

Heart in Balance

510.496.6002 ext. 1

*6536 Telegraph Ave., Ste. C102, Oakland, CA 94609



Hotlines & Self Help Resources

 Hotline Resource Phone Number
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

800.273.TALK (8255)

An online resource for college mental health information.
The Jed Foundation

Promoting emotional health & preventing suicide.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Helpline: 800.950.NAMI (6264)

Alameda County: 510.835.5010

The Trevor Lifeline


*For LGBTQ youth

National Domestic Violence Hotline

800.799.SAFE (7233)
Alcoholics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

510.444.HOPE (4673) (24-hour)
Al-Anon Family Group




Legal Services

 Legal Resources  Phone Number
Alameda County Family Justice Center (ACFJC)


*470 27th St., Oakland, CA 94612

Asian Pacific Islander (API) Legal Outreach

Oakland: 510.251.2846

San Francisco: 415.567.6255

Family Violence Law Center (FVLC)

24-Hour Crisis Hotline for Alameda County: 800.947.8301

Oakland Office: 510.208.2220 *470 27th St., Oakland, CA 94612

Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center

Workers’ Rights Clinics Info Line: 415.864.8208

Project SURVIVE- Domestic Violence & Employment Rights Helpline: 888.864.8335

Language Rights Helpline: 800.864.1664

Work & Family Project Helpline: 800.880.8047

*180 Montgomery St. Ste. 600, San Francisco, CA 94104

National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)


*870 Market St. Ste. 370, San Francisco, CA 94102

Transgender Law Center


Collect line for inmates & detainees: 510.380.8229

*SF LGBT Center 1800 Market St., San Francisco, CA 94102



Housing & Community Services

 Housing/Community Resource  Phone Number
City of Berkeley


*2180 Milvia St. 2nd Flr., Berkeley, CA 94704

City Team Oakland


*722 Washington St., Oakland, CA 94607

East Oakland Community Project


*7515 International Blvd., Oakland, CA 94621

A Safe Place Domestic Violence Shelter

Main: 510.986.8600

24-hour Crisis Line: 510.536.7233