Warm Line (209) 558-4600

Noel Silva, BA, Program Director
and Adam Ward, Assistant Program Director for Empowerment Center and Garden of Eat'n

Stanislaus County

Turning Point has changed my life in so many ways, now it's time to give back to others who need hope, encouragement, and care
— Noel Silva, Program Director

Stanislaus County residents can call the Warm Line at (209) 558-4600 when they are:

  • having a hard time making it through the day - but are not in a crisis
  • needing a caring listener to provide effective feedback to help explore options
  • wants some support, assistance and resources toward recovery

This is a mental health consumer-run program providing non-crisis intervention, offering peer support, referrals, and shared experiences of hope and recovery.

On-Site Peer Support and Warm Line services are offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (209) 558-4600 and are funded by Stanislaus County Behavioral Health.

Warm Line
(209) 558-4600
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

In 2011-12 Warm Line…

  • answered a total of 20,421 calls including:
  • 7,839 calls from 1,084 clients. Offering this phone service helps reduce isolation and hospitalizations.
  • 12,582 calls from emergency rooms, law enforcement agencies, psychiatric hospitals, mental health service providers and community partners.
The satisfaction I receive from The Warm Line and helping others whether it is providing resources, referrals, or peer-support, has giving me the wonderful opportunity to give back and a great sense of accomplishment.
— R.B.