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Local Mental Health Support Available

posted Jun 9, 2020, 2:21 PM by Kristin Snell

From the County of Nevada at

Many people are experiencing stress, fear, and anxiety as a result of the coronavirus (COVID‐19) outbreak. The need for social distancing can also make it harder to access our normal social supports, which can impact our mental health. Below are some helpful resources for managing your mental health during this difficult time.

For up‐to‐date information about the coronavirus and verified local, state, and federal information, go to or call 2‐1‐1 (or 833‐342‐5211).

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, call our local 24/7 Nevada County Crisis Line at 530‐265‐5811 or toll-free at 1-888-801-1437

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1‐800‐273‐8255

SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Line: 1‐800‐985‐5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor

SPIRIT Center warm line for local peer support (general emotional support, strengths‐based and recovery model oriented) at 530 274‐1431; 10am‐3pm Tuesday through Saturday

California Peer‐Run Warm Line (1-855-845-7415) is a non‐emergency resource for anyone in California seeking emotional support (available 24/7).

Crisis Text Line: Text “HOME” to 741741 required.

Call 911 if a suicide attempt is underway or immediate medical attention is required.