Link Up with Local Organizations and Resources

In addition to the San Diego Access & Crisis Line and 2-1-1, there are a variety of excellent local organizations that support San Diego County community members and their families. A comprehensive list can be found at

The National Alliance on Mental Illness in San Diego (NAMI San Diego) offers support groups, educational meetings, newsletters, a lending library, and many classes on mental illness held at various locations throughout San Diego County. Visit:

  • NAMI San Diego Helpline: Provides confidential and non-crisis phone support, referrals, and information about mental illness, resources, and related issues. Call (619) 543-1434, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Union of Pan Asian Communities (UPAC) in San Diego: The Union of Pan Asian Communities (UPAC) is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization offering multicultural, multilingual, and comprehensive physical and mental health services to Asian, Pacific Islander, and other ethnic communities.

  • Mid-City Location: (619) 229-2999
  • Serra Mesa Location: (858) 268-4933
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health: (619) 232-6454