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When mental health can’t wait, dial 988: Santa Clara County launches crisis lifeline

Santa Clara County has launched a new lifeline phone number that aims to assist individuals in times of mental health or substance use crisis. It can be reached by dialing the three-digit number 988 and is staffed with trained counselors 24 hours, seven days a week. The service is free, anonymous, and confidential; no information […]