Our Alzheimer’s day care services are provided by the “Community Assistance Program for Seniors,” including stimulation and socialization for persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias.Find Out More
Providing expert mental health services via telehealth across the state of California addressing loneliness and isolation as risk factors for mental health concerns. Medicare is necessary at this time except in Los Angeles county.Find Out More
Mass Shootings Support
Together for Wellness | Mental Health and Wellness Tips for Today (ucla.edu)
Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH): Overview
- The DDH (call or text 1-800-985-5990; press “2” for Spanish) provides crisis counseling and support for anyone in the U.S. experiencing distress or other behavioral health concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster. Calls, texts, and Videophone calls for Deaf or Hard of Hearing American Sign Language users are answered by a network of independently-operated crisis centers around the country, who provide psychological first aid, emotional support, crisis assessment and intervention, and referrals to local/state behavioral health services for follow-up care & support. The DDH is a program of the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) administered by the not-for-profit Vibrant Emotional Health.
Local Crisis Support Resources
- The Disaster Distress Helpline is a sub-network of the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline, which is also administered by Vibrant for SAMHSA. Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services (dial or text 988; Didi Hirsch also offers direct, local support in Korean 4:30pm-12:30am PT every day at 1-877-727-4747; learn more @ https://didihirsch.org/services/suicide-prevention/crisis-services/) is the Lifeline-networked crisis center that serves Monterey Park, CA.
- Didi Hirsch is also a DDH-networked call center, receiving DDH calls from anywhere in the U.S., including in Spanish. If contacts from Didi Hirsch may be needed for additional coordination of disaster mental health services in response to this event, email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will follow up.
- SAMHSA DDH Incidents of Mass Violence distress risk factors and warning signs + resources for coping
- After an incident of mass violence, it’s common to feel anxious, overwhelmed, isolated, or depressed. You’re not alone: The national@Distressline 1-800-985-5990 offers 24/7 confidential, multilingual, crisis & emotional support
Report hate, discrimination or bullying and receive referrals to support services by dialing 2-1-1 or live chat.
The behavioral health services provided by Heritage Clinic include psychotherapy, counseling, psychological assessment, case management and psychiatric medications.Find Out More
COVID-19-Updated-Guide-NAMI resource guide
National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging
When Can I Get a COVID Vaccine? – MyTurn.ca.gov
COVID Vaccine Fact Sheets – English and Spanish
National Center for PTSD – Resources for managing stress
Mental health apps, including COVID Coach
Older Veteran Behavioral Health Resource Inventory
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“We partner with Heritage Clinics because none of us can provide complete care for our clients without looking at the needs of the whole individual, and Heritage closes a much needed gap in services with professionalism and great care.”
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“They are excellent, well qualified, caring people who provide mental health services for people who cannot afford it otherwise. People who struggle to find resources and help when money is tight will find a wealth of support from Heritage Clinic.”