Department of Community Services(805) 583-6861 Location: 2929 Tapo Canyon Road Simi Valley, CA 93063
Simi Valley Youth Council
The Simi Valley Youth Council is an advisory board to the City Council on issues affecting youth in the community and is comprised of high school and middle school students.
Teen Crisis Resources
The Youth Council coordinates printing youth crisis telephone numbers on the back of associated student body identification cards through a partnership with the Simi Valley Unified School District. The following resources are included.
9-1-1 (All Emergency Issues; e.g. overdose, alcohol poisoning) Call 911 (24 hrs)
CIRT (Crisis Intervention Resource Team) Teen Crisis Hotline (All Issues) (866) 431-2478 (24 hrs)
California Youth Crisis Line (All Issues) (800) 843-5200 (24 hrs)
Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255 (24 hrs)
RUNAWAY Hotline (800) 786-2929 (24 hrs)
2-1-1 Resource Referral Helpline (All Issues) 211 or (800) 339-9597 (24 hrs)
Action Family Counseling (Drug/Alcohol) (800) 367-8336 (24 hrs)
Free Clinic (Medical/Legal/Counseling/Dental) (805) 522-3733 (Nights by appointment)
- Sierra Vista Family Medical Clinic (Medical walk-ins) 1227 E. LA Ave., Simi Valley, CA (805) 582-4000 (Days)
Heroin Prevention Resources
Visit the Ventura County Behavioral Health Department website for health and wellness information.
Visit the California Mental Health Services Authority to increase knowledge of warning signs, how to offer help, and local resources.