Columbia Elementary School District

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline logo and telephone number 1-800-273-8255

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately.


The Hill Country C.A.R.E. Center

Providing after-hours access to mental health professionals.

1401 Gold Street, Redding

12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday

11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

Local resources include:
National Suicide Prevention Week Sunday, September 6th to Saturday, September 12th. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. For more information, please find resources below or on the Panther Counseling Corner
Help and Support Lines

Help and Support Lines

Students are encouraged to talk with an adult at school and/or home about how they are feeling. 
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
The Crisis Text Line: 
TEXT Listen to 741-741
Helpline: Shasta County's Local Crisis and Support Line:
530-244-2222 (8AM-8PM)
National Runaway Safeline:
1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929)
Teen Line (Teen-to-Teen hotline):
The Child Helpline (Child Abuse Helpline):
1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
The Trevor Project (help and support for LGBTQ youth):
Youth Helpline- Your Life, Your Voice:
One Safe Place 
Mental Health Outreach Clinic
Shasta County Children Services