Community Information Database
California Youth Crisis Line
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||California Youth Crisis Line|
|Alternate Name(s):||Youth Crisis Line|
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||24 Hours, 7 Days|
|Description:||The California Youth Crisis Line (CYCL) is a statewide, toll free, 24-hour, confidential Hotline available to teens and young adults ages 12-24 and/or any adults supporting youth.
CYCL is also an immediate, reliable and free link between youth and local homeless services. We can help you find homeless youth shelters, youth-serving medical clinics, on-going counseling services and much more throughout California.
What is a crisis anyway?
Our answer: anytime you are feeling misunderstood or overwhelmed and needing to talk to someone about what's happening, especially before you run away or cause harm to yourselves or others. Call us first to learn how to handle your current and/or future crises.
ELIGIBILITY: For young people between the ages of 12-24, and concerned friends and family members.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Not Applicable|
|Public Transportation:||Not Applicable|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
Paul A. Curtis
|At Risk Youth|
Families with Adolescents
Information and Referral
Telephone Crisis Intervention
|This record last modified October 24, 2014|