Beach Cities School Well-Being Line

Information, Support and Referrals for Families and School Staff

Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) partners with local school districts to support student, staff and family health and well-being. During COVID-19, BCHD has launched a School Well-Being Line to provide enhanced mental health support and to help navigate questions related to health and safety at school.

Information available through BCHD’s School Well-Being Line for Families:

1. Answers to questions about testing and vaccines and information about health and safety at school:

  • Assistance with the health and safety protocols for return to campus including screening, testing and COVID-19 care navigation
  • Resources and information related to isolation or quarantine

2. Mental health and social-emotional resources and referrals:

  • Mental Health
  • Substance Use
  • Emergency Services
  • Childcare
  • Youth & Family Supports
  • Legal & Financial
  • Food Support
  • Enrichment Programs

Call Beach Cities Health District’s School Well-Being Line for Families at 310-374-3426and press option 2 Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Friday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Summer Hours from June 21 – August 16: Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Please note, this is not a crisis hotline. If you are experiencing a serious or life-threatening concern, please call 9-1-1. 

24/7 support is also available through the providers listed below:

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
(800) 273-8255
Crisis Text Line:
Text the word “HOME” to 741-741
LA County Mental Health Services: 
(800) 854-7771

For health-related resources and information for adults and families within the South Bay and Greater Los Angeles area, visit