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May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

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Sonora, CA — The mental health of everyone is a growing concern during the COVID-19 pandemic.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and the Tuolumne County Public Health Department reminds us that there are numerous resources available for anyone needing to speak with someone.

Call & Text Lines:
📞 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
📞 Tuolumne County Behavioral Health Crisis Line: 209-533-7000
📞 SAMHSA Disaster Distress Line: 1-800-985-5990 or text
TalkWithUs to 66746
📞 Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741
📞 Peer-Run Warm Line: 1-855-845-7415

Specific to law enforcement and first responders:
📞 Fire/EMS Helpline: 1-888-731-3473
📞 Copline, an officer’s lifeline: 1-800-267-5463

Online Resources
💻 Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event:

💻 Emergency Responders – Tips for Taking Care of Yourself:

💻 COVID019 Pandemic Response Resources:…/coronavirus-and-emerging-infec…

💻 CDPH COVID-19 Resources for Emotional Support & Well-Being:…/…

💻 Dealing with Stress in Disasters:…/StressinDisasters.html

💻 Disaster Behavioral Health Self Care for Healthcare Workers:…/aspr-tracie-dbh-self-car…