Mental Health Awareness Month

98.5 KFOX and Operation: Care and Comfort want to remind you that May is Mental Health Awareness Month.

Below are some helpful links to resources and programs in our communities. 


South Bay Veteran Resources

Operation: Care and Comfort

County of Santa Clara – Office of Veterans Services

American Legion Post 791

Veterans Supportive Services Agency, Inc

Santa Clara Post 419

Veterans Housing Facility

Veterans Memorial & Support Foundation of Los Gatos


Bay Area Wide Resources

MHASF – The Peer-Run Warm Line

County of Santa Clara Behavioral Health Services

Alameda County Behavioral Health

Contra Costa County Mental Health Services

Mental Health Board of San Francisco Resource List

San Mateo County Health – Behavioral Health and Recovery Services

Bay Area Community Resources

Bay Area Legal Aid Youth Services – Help youth 16-24 connect to medical, mental health, support with school & more. (510) 250-5277

One Degree COVID Resources Bay Area – Choose from mental health, food, housing, jobs + more. Just click on a tab for info.

Bay Area Resource List – List of housing options and shelters for families + youth by county


Phone Numbers to Know

2-1-1 – Dial from any Bay Area phone number for 24/7 access to resources operated by United Way of the Bay Area

National Domestic Violence Support Line – 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) English & Spanish + also a Chat feature online

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-8255 (Call or Text Support 24/7)

COVID-19 California Hotline – 1-833-422-4255

Parenting Stress Hotline – Free confidential counseling for parenting support 24/7 1-800-829-3777

California Youth Crisis Line – Call/text the youth crisis line to speak to a counselor 24/7 1-800-843-5200