Hotlines & Emergency Services

Please call 911 for immediate intervention. 

San Francisco

Queer Lifespace Psychiatric Emergency Services*


24 Hour SF Suicide hotline*


Comprehensive Child Crisis (under 18)

24 hours crisis evaluation and intervention (24-hour hotline). Provides a 24-hour, multilingual, crisis intervention and short-term stabilization program for families and children who are experiencing emotional distress related to family violence, physical or emotional illness, school truancy, behavioral problems and other crises.


Psychiatric Emergency Services (over 18)

(628)206 8125

Child Abuse Hotline    

FCS Hotline, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 


Sex Workers Safety Checklist

View, download, print and share Safety Checklist for Sex Workers provided by Asian Women’s Shelter & LYRIC

National Hotlines

Suicide Prevention*


The Trevor Project*


Text “START” to 678678. Standard text messaging rates apply. Available 24/7/365.

LGBT focused


Trans Lifeline*

U.S. – (877)565-8860

Canada – (877)330-6366

National Suicide Prevention*

(800) 273-8255

Gay/Lesbian/Trans National Hotline*


U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline*

Services in Spanish and English. Referral services in over 170 languages.


Crisis Text Line*

Text CONNECT to 741741


* = verified by LYRIC staff

Last updated 8/16/2019