Call 951-686-HELP (4357

If you are experiences an immediate life or death emergency, call 911.

Helpline is a program of Inland SoCal 211+ and is Riverside County’s leader in crisis intervention and suicide prevention and response. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide or in crisis, please call 951-686-HELP (4357) anytime, day or night. Helpline provides research-based help and compassionate hope to every contact in over 120 languages via phone, chat, sms/text and email. The service is free and confidential.

Inland SoCal 211+ offers a variety of suicide prevention training, crisis support and survivor services that include grief support for individuals who have lost a loved one to suicide. This essential program has operated throughout Riverside County since 1968 which makes it one of the longest suicide hotlines in the state of California.

Community Education & Training

Community Connect provides a variety of mental health and suicide prevention training in throughout Riverside County. We invite you to attend an upcoming training or schedule a training today to learn the steps on identifying and responding to mental health and suicide.

  • Know the Signs (3 hour), Suicide Awareness for ages 14+, available in English and Spanish
  • suicideTALK (90+ min), “Should we talk about suicide?” Brings suicide awareness to our communities. Suicide Awareness for ages 14+, available in English and Spanish [FACTSHEET]
  • safeTALK (3 hour), Prepares anyone over the age of 15 to learn suicide alertness skills. Suicide Alertness for ages 15+, available in English and Spanish [FACTSHEET]
  • Mental Health First Aid (8 hour), Course that teaches the general public how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Mental Health First Aid for ages 18+, available only in English. [FACTSHEET]
  • ASIST (2-day), Workshop is for caregivers who want to learn suicide intervention skills. Suicide First Aid for ages 16+, available only in English [FACTSHEET]

To sign up for a training or discuss scheduling a training please use the contact Jennifer Carson, jcarson@iscuw.org.