988 Program

NAMI Contra Costa County's 988 program is a critical resource for individuals in crisis. The 988 program, provides a national three-digit number (988) that people can call to access mental health crisis services.

This is a significant development, as it will make it easier for individuals in crisis to access the help they need quickly and efficiently. With the 988 program, individuals can get connected to trained professionals who can provide support, guidance, and resources during a mental health crisis.

NAMI Contra Costa County has been involved in the launch of the 988 program, including continuously developing partnerships with local crisis response teams and training staff to respond to crisis calls. This program will be a game-changer for mental health care in our community, and we commend NAMI Contra Costa County for their dedication to making it a success.

In times of crisis, it's essential to have a support system that can provide help and resources. The 988 program is a vital tool in ensuring that individuals in crisis have access to the care they need when they need it most. NAMI Contra Costa County has truly showed leadership and commitment to improving mental health care in our community.

Learn more about their programs on their website, HERE.