Non-emergency Gov't. Hotlines
LA County Services-Dial 211: Access general non-emergency information about any LA County government services 24/7 by dialing 211 from anywhere within the county.
LA City Services-Dial 311: For non-emergency services dial 311 from 8am to 4:45 am from anywhere within city limits
Access Center 24/7 Helpline: Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health 1-800-854-7771
QUICK GUIDE for Families and Friends Providing Care and Support is an excellent primer on a wide range of critical issues. WARNING: This guide is a local edition for Alameda County in Northern California. There does not yet exist a local equivalent guide. The particular service agencies and phone lines referred to are generally not available in the Greater Glendale area. For local agencies and phone numbers see the other resources listed here.
One of our best non-emergency resources is the group wisdom found at our family and recovery support groups. For meeting places and times see our home page. .)
Searchable Database: California Licensed Care Facilities (both day and residential)
Didi HIrsch, our local mental health clinic
DBSA: Depression and Bi-Polar Support Alliance.
Xaviar Amador's LEAP Institute
New!! Check out the Resources Forum located in this website's DISCUSSION GROUPS See what resources other people are suggesting that we haven't yet posted here, ask about a resource, or share and comment on resources you know about.
Be sure to like NAMIGlendale on Facebook and follow us to get the latest news and updates.
Click Here for Even More Resources.
NAMI Glendale Brochure (PDF File)
Childrens Mental Health Policy Brief (PDF File)
Guide to Internet and Other Resources for A Families Economic Success (PDF File)
The Office of The Public Guardian Brochure (PDF File)
NAMI Principles of Support (PDF File)
Court Liason Program Brochure (Word Document)
FERCs 5150 Guide: Steps to avoid, or if necessary get. an involuntary hold (PDF File)
Coping with the Holidays (PDF File)
Full Service Partnership - Children (PDF File)
Full Service Partnership: Transition Age Youth (PDF File)
Full Service Partnership: Adults (PDF File)
Parental Grief and Serious Mental Illness: A Narrative