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Local Resources

*Parents for more information, call or visit the Parent Center in B-06 at BCHS.

Valley Crisis Center

A local crisis center that provides relevant direct services that empower victims.


Merced Office

1960 P Street
Merced, California 95340

Los Banos Office

545 J Street
Los Banos, California 93635

Office Line: 209-725-7900

24 Hour Hotline: 209-722-4357


Children and Family Service Program

Phone: (209) 723-4771

1710 Headwind Drive

Atwater, CA 95301

Children’s Services Network of Merced County

Resources and Referral: (209) 722-3804

1520 West Main Street

Merced, CA 95340

District Attorney Victim Witness Assistance Program

Phone: (209) 725-3515

658 West 20th Street

Merced, CA 95340

Kids Care Clinic

Phone: (209) 725-7555

260 D Street

Merced, Ca 95340

Merced County Human Services Agency

Phone: (209) 385-3000

2115 West Wardrobe Ave

Merced, CA 95340

Child Welfare Services

Ext. 5858 or 5856 / Adult Protective Services - Ext. 3105

Merced County Mental Health

Phone: (209) 381-6800

480 East 13th Street

Merced CA, 95340

Planned Parenthood

Phone: (209) 723-7751

1960 P Street

Merced CA, 95340

24-hour hotline: 1-800-711-9848

Total Self Insight

Phone: (209) 383-2594

1575 West Main Street

Merced CA, 95340

Tough Love

Phone: (209) 386-0980

3450 C Street, Suite A

Atwater CA, 95301

Additional Resources

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE

RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline: Chat online with a trained staff member who can provide you confidential crisis support. For more information or to seek support, visit RAINN .

National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799- SAFE (7233) or TTY 866-484-4913

STOP Bullying Now!: The U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services website, STOP Bullying Now!, provides information regarding bullying, cyberbullying, prevention, and various forms of resources. To seek immediate support, call their 24-hour help hotline for victims at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).


National Domestic Abuse Hotline: (800) 799-7283

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255

National Child Abuse Hotline:(800) 422-4453

Teen Hotline: (877) 332-7333

National Teen Dating Violence Hotline: (866) 331-9474

LGBT Youth Support Line: (866) 488-7386/ Website: TrevorProject

LGBT National Hotline: (888) 843-4564

Self Injury Foundation: (888) 962-6774/ Website: Self Injury Foundation

National Alliance on Mental Illness: (800) 950-6264 / Website: Nami

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Admin Website: SAMHSA

National Institute on Drug Abuse Website: NIDA / Drug Free

Mosaic Website (threat assessment systems): Mosaic Method

Internet Safety Website: Enough

Drug Rehab: Bullying and Substance Abuse: Who It Affects and Why