Student and Family Wellness Hotline
The LA Unified Student and Family Wellness Hotline is available to students, families, and staff of LAUSD, during regular school days, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm. The hotline provides support with mental health; accessing food, health insurance, and other basic needs; school enrollment; and immunizations. Call (213) 241-3840. Press 1 for English, 2 for Spanish.
California Youth Crisis Line
Call or text: (800) 843-5200 (English and Español)
County of Los Angeles Resources
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health Access Line: (800) 854-7771
Crisis Text Line (24/7)
Text LA to 741741
Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services
Survivors of Suicide Attempts: (424) 362-2901
Survivors After Suicide: (424) 362-2912 for adults and (424) 362-2911 for teens
School Mental Health Clinics and Wellness Centers continues to provide therapy to students and their families throughout the district via telephone and teleconferencing. Visit our mental health website for more information.
Please contact LA Unified Student and Family Wellness Hotline (Option #7) for or visit the District Nursing Services website for comprehensive information on immunizations.
Immunizations may be given at private physician's offices or, for those without health insurance, at the certain Los Angeles County Department of Public Health clinics at low or no cost. Dial 2-1-1 for information locating a clinic. Please download the list of Los Angeles County Public Health Centers FREE or Low-Cost LA County Immunization Clinics.
It is highly recommended you call the clinic(s) ahead of time to verify they are open and what their hours are before you visit.
Wellness Programs staff are Certified Enrollment Counselors who assist all families apply for health insurance coverage. If you would like assistance enrolling in healthcare coverage or support accessing other basic need resources, give us a call at 213-241-3840 Option #1.
Housing and Food Support
Healthy Start is designed to serve children, youth, their family members, and the community by leveraging community partnerships to increase program resources. The program provides comprehensive school-integrated services and activities to meet the needs of the whole child.
For assistance with accessing basic needs resources, give us a call at 213-241-3840 Option #1.