The following information is provided for emergencies as Counseling and Psychological Services is not open evenings, weekends, or holidays.
In any life threatening situation, such as a suicide attempt, alcohol or drug overdose, or serious mental health crisis call 911, or proceed immediately to the emergency room of your local hospital.
If you are not in crisis but need to talk with a counselor now, call (909) 537-5040 and choose the option to speak with a counselor.
Emergency Psychiatric Unit
400 N. Pepper Avenue
Colton, CA 92324
TDD for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing: (888) 743-1481
24 hours a day/7 days a week
The Arrowhead Behavioral Health Center provides in-patient psychological treatment for children and adults. People in crisis and suffering chronic psychiatric disorders, such as severe depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and other mental health problems are helped.
(909) 537-5911 or (909) 537-7777
1805 Medical Center Drive
San Bernardino, CA 92411
(909) 887-6333, ext. 3900
Programs include the Adult Inpatient Program, Psychiatric Medical Program, Partial Hospitalization Program, and an Involuntary Adult Inpatient Program.
The Community Crisis Response Team (CCRT) utilizes specially trained crisis response staff to provide crisis intervention and linkage and referrals to appropriate behavioral health and non-behavioral health resources and services.
East Valley Region
High Desert Region
|West Valley Region
Ontario, CA 91764
Pager number (909) 535-1316
7 Days a Week 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
The Crisis Stabilization Units (CSUs) are unlocked, voluntary, 23-hour psychiatric urgent care centers that offer a positive, safe, quiet and calm home-like environment to individuals aged 13 and older experiencing a mental health crisis in San Bernardino County. CSUs provide crisis intervention, crisis stabilization, medical evaluation, and peer support. Referrals and linkage are provided upon discharge.
|The Merrill Center Crisis Stabilization Unit
14677 Merrill Avenue
Fontana, CA 92335
Merrill Stabilization Brochure
The Crisis Walk-In Clinics (CWIC) provide urgent mental health services to residents of the County of San Bernardino. CWIC provides crisis intervention, crisis risk assessments, medications, referrals to county, contract and community resources, education and when necessary evaluations for hospitalization. Consumers will be screened for appropriateness of service and will either be provided referrals or admitted in to CWIC for additional assessment. A consumer may meet the criteria to see a psychiatrist, which will be arranged same day for adults and an appointment will be scheduled for children.
CWIC High Desert
|CWIC Morongo Basin
Valley Star Behavioral Health, Inc.
7293 Dumosa Ave., Suite 2
Yucca Valley, CA 92284
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
850 E. Foothill Boulevard
Rialto, CA 92376
7-1-1 for TTY for Users
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Provides 24 hour/7 days/365 urgent care mental health screening and assessment services and medications to address the needs of those in crisis in a safe, efficient, trauma-informed, and least-restrictive setting. The program offers a variety of services customized to the needs and preferences of guests, including; peer support, psychiatric and medication support, recovery education, nutritional education, health and recreation, community coordination and follow-up. Services offered to guests who are 18 years old or older, within Riverside County, California, and are voluntarily seeking assistance in a crisis situation.
9990 County Farm Rd. Suite 6
2500 N. Palm Canyon Dr. Suite A4
California Peer-Run Warm Line: The Peer-Run Warm Line is a non-emergency resource for anyone in California seeking emotional support.
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor 24/7
- Call: 1-800-985-5990
- Text: TalkWithUs to 66746
- Call: 1-800-985-5990
- Text: HABLANOS to 66746
HELPLine - 24 Hour Crisis/Suicide Intervention
The HELPline is a free, confidential Crisis/Suicide Intervention service. Operated by highly trained volunteers, the line is open 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
- (951) 686-HELP (4357)
The NAMI HelpLine: A free, nationwide peer-support service providing information, resource referrals and support to people living with a mental health conditions, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers and the public. Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm, ET.
- 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)
The National Disaster Distress Helpline is available to anyone experiencing emotional distress related to COVID-19.
- Call 1-800-985-5990 or
- Text TalkWithUs to 66746
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
- 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
- Spanish line: (888) 628-9454
- TTY: (800) 799-4TTY (4889)
The San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health is providing no-cost mental health support during the COVID-19 outbreak. To speak with specially trained staff who can listen and provide you with support and mental health resources, please call any of the numbers below. Calls are confidential and free of charge and they are available daily from 7:00am to 10:00pm.
- (909) 421-9233
- (909) 458-1517
- (760) 956-2345
- (Dial 7-1-1 for TTY users)
The Trevor Lifeline
National organization providing crisis and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) Youth
Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line is a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) resource that connects Veterans in crisis or their families and friends with qualified, caring VA professionals. Confidential support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- (800)-273-8255 Press 1