Older Adults

Help is available! Find easy access to mental health and suicide prevention resources by using the links provided here.

If you or someone you care about is in crisis and needs immediate help, call the HELPline, a free crisis and suicide intervention hotline and referral service, at (951) 686-HELP(4357). The phone lines are answered by trained professionals available 24/7; the call is free and confidential. If emergency medical or psychiatric care is needed, call 9-1-1 or go to the emergency room of the nearest hospital.

  • Riverside County Office on Aging
    Phone: (951) 867-3800
    The Riverside County Office on Aging serves to promote and support a life of dignity, well-being and independence for older adults and persons with disabilities.
  • Senior HelpLink
    Phone: (800) 510-2020
    Senior HelpLink connects seniors, adults with disabilities, family members, professionals, and the public at large with assistance, referrals, education, and advocacy.
  • Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
    This website provides mental health information for older adults and their families and assists people with finding a geriatric psychiatrist.
  • Center for Healthy Aging
    This website, administered by the National Council on Aging, provides resources on a range of topics including mental health, fall prevention, nutrition and physical activity.
  • Caregiver Action Network
    This is a grassroots organization that was created to educate, support and empower people who care for loved ones who are chronically ill, aging or disabled.