Community Resources

10th Annual Early Childhood Mental Health Conference

A Decade of Progress - A Future of Hope

We Didn’t Wait!   Join a committed San Diego Early Childhood Community for our 10th Annual Conference addressing the urgent need for ALL children and families to receive the support they need to grow, learn, and thrive

A Decade of Progress: Together we have learned so much about brain development. evidence-based and trauma informed treatment of complex disorders in children, and trauma-informed care practices

A Future of Hope:  This conference is about HOPE for children and families navigating the difficult terrain of assessment, referral, treatment, education and collaboration between service providers and within the teams we can create to serve them.

Early Childhood Education:  Examine critical issues such encountered in preschool and early education and explore how we can collaborate for best outcomes.

Network with colleagues: Build professional, collaborative relationships with physicians, clinicians, social workers, child educators, child welfare workers, child care providers, peer mentors, parents, and others to improve quality of care, skill and expertise.

*Registration fees includes:
*Lunch, Parking, and Thursday Evening Anniversary Celebration Reception.
**Full payment for registration is required before the start of the conference in order to attend.

Thursday & Friday Registration

  • $150 Early Bird Rate per day on or before August 7th, 2019
  • $175 Regular Rate per day on or after August 8th, 2019

Saturday Half-Day Registration – For Early Education and Behavioral Health Providers

  • $30 Early Bird Rate on or before August 7th, 2019
  • $50 Regular Rate on or after August 8th, 2019

Register Today

Family Supportline

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. M-F
(877) 470-LINE (5463)

NAMI's Family and Peer Support Helpline

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. M-F
(800) 523-5933

Warm Line

4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 7 days a week
(619) 295-1055
(800) 930-9276

Youth Talkline

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. M-F
(877) 450- LINE (5463)

California Evidence-based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare

An online searchable database that provides independent research review of over 220 programs related to child welfare, as well as screening and assessment tools commonly used by the child welfare system.

Consumer Center for Health Education and Advocacy, San Diego County

The Consumer Center for Health Education & Advocacy (CCHEA) helps low-income residents of San Diego County navigate through the maze of today's health care system. CCHEA helps people get the health care they need.

Family and Youth Roundtable of San Diego

The Family and Youth Roundtable (FYRT) is an independent family and youth led organization. The foundation of their work is to build an interconnection between the families, youth receiving services, and the public child-family serving agencies that serve our communities.
(619) 546-5852

Housing Matters

Housing Matters help San Diego County links homeless San Diegans with mental illness to supportive housing as a first step towards stability and recovery.

It's Up to Us

It's Up to Us campaign is designed to empower San Diegans to talk openly about mental illness, recognize symptoms, utilize local resources and seek help.

Mental Health America of San Diego County

Mental Health America (formerly the National Mental Health Association) is an organization dedicated to addressing all aspects of mental health and mental illnesses.

Mente Sana-Cuerpo Sano

Recursos Confidenciales para la salud mental y los cambios de vida

MY3 App

MY3 is a free, suicide prevention app for iPhones and androids.  MY3 allows you to identify 3 people you would call if you ever started to have suicidal thoughts.  It also can connect you to your local crisis line via National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and/or 911. Please take a moment to download the app and preprogram your San Diego Access and Crisis Line 888 724-7240 as your local crisis line.

NAMI San Diego

NAMI supports people with mental illnesses and their families by helping them find coping mechanisms for their daily struggle with brain disorders. They also educate people who have mental illness, their families, and the general public about mental illness with the goal of dispelling ignorance and stigma.
San Diego: (858) 634-6580
Oceanside: (760) 722-3754

Postpartum Mental Health Resource

The following grid highlights postpartum services identified by San Diego providers.
Postpartum Mental Health Resource Grid

RICA San Diego

Recovery Innovations of CA (California) provides recovery-based services to adults with co-occurring mental health and substance use challenges.
(866) 481-5361

SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices 

An online searchable database containing more than 200 interventions that are reviewed and rated by independent reviewers.

San Diego Network of Care

The Network of Care is a comprehensive resource for individuals, families, and agencies concerned with behavioral health.

Survivors of Suicide Loss

Survivors of Suicide Loss, Inc. is a nonprofit, nonsectarian, self-help support group system for those who have lost a relative or friend through suicide.
(619) 482-0297

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth.
(866) 4-U-TREVOR

Veterans Village of San Diego

VVSD has served all veterans since 1981 and is dedicated to "Leave No One Behind." VVSD is the only program of its kind in the United States and is nationally recognized as the leader in serving homeless military veterans. Each year VVSD provides services to more than 2,000 military veterans.

Our mission statement: Veterans Village of San Diego serves America’s veterans in overcoming homelessness and related challenges.

Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program San Diego Chapter

Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program is a community-based program primarily developed to address youth/teen/young adult suicide (ages 10-25) through public awareness campaigns, education, and training.
(760) 635-5904

Chat Now

4:00pm - 10:00pm


Contact Us

Access & Crisis Line

(888) 724-7240
TDD/TTY Dial 711
7 days a week/24 hrs a day

Provider Line

(800) 798-2254

Support Desk

(800) 834-3792


(877) 824-8376