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Thank you for visiting the CalHOPE Connect Chat App. As of Saturday, June 29th, CalHOPE Connect Chat App will have concluded. It will no longer be staffed.  If you would like to speak with someone, please call or text the CalHOPE warmline at (833) 317- HOPE (4673) | Español (833) 642-7696. You can also find services and online support at togetherca.org.

Your preferred language will be recognized once you begin a chat with one of the trained CalHOPE Connect Support Specialists. You can find a trained Support Specialist by clicking below.

For support groups and other events see the calendar below.

Who We Are

CalHOPE Connect is brought to you by California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) through a partnership with California Department Health Care Services (DHCS) and local Mental Health Providers/Partners.

CalMHSA serves California Counties and Cities in the dynamic delivery of mental health and supportive services. See CalHOPE for more state resources.

Crisis Help

If you or someone you are caring for is in a crisis situation, please immediately contact the following services:

24/7 Suicide & Crisis LifeLine: 988

24/7 access to trained counselors to help people experiencing mental health-related distress, thoughts of suicide, or substance use crisis.

Call or text 988 or chat 988lifeline.org

24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-7233

Call 911 if you or someone you are caring for is in need of immediate medical assistance

Support Groups