As part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, DHCS launched CalHOPE, a website with resources to support people experiencing stress from the pandemic. The CalHOPE Warmline is live and answering calls – telephone or text. (833) 317-HOPE (4673)
CalHOPE builds community resiliency and helps people recover from disasters through free outreach, crisis counseling, and support services.
- Individual and Group Crisis Counseling and Support
- Individual and Public Education
- Community Networking and Support
- Connection to Resources
- Media and Public Service Announcements
Help – Give support in a caring and inclusive manner.
Outreach – Connect with people, communities, volunteers, and partner organizations.
Possibilities – Provide opportunity to recover and improve.Empowerment – Strengthen communities with knowledge, tools, and resources.