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Mental Health Resources


Access to School Site Mental Health Resources


Vista Charter Public Schools is committed to helping families access mental health services for students. For assistance, please contact the school office by calling (213) 224-6800.

Our team can assist you in a number of ways, including:

  • Connecting with our School Psychologist and Counselors
  • Referrals to outside agencies providing free mental health and counseling services in the Los Angeles area.
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (LACDMH) Resources

The LACDMH Help Line serves as the primary entry point for mental health services with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health.




Services provided by Help Line staff include:

  • Access Line for Service Referrals, Crisis Assessments and Field Deployments – available 24/7 (option 1 when calling the Help Line)
    • Mental health screening and assessment
    • Referral to a service provider
    • Crisis counseling
    • Mobilizing field response teams
    • Linkages to other services and resources
  • Emotional Support Warm Line with Trained Active Listeners – available 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily (option 2 when calling the Help Line)
  • Veteran Line for Mental Health Support and Connection to Veteran Programs – available 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily (option 3 when calling the Help Line)
Help Lines and Additional Resources

Emergency Information and After Hours Services

If you need IMMEDIATE help, please call 911.
For a psychiatric emergency, contact one of the following agencies:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24-hour (800) 273-8255
  • Department of Mental Health 24-hour ACCESS Center (800) 854-7771
  • National Child Traumatic Stress Network
  • CA Victims Assistance