KERN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

MATERNAL, CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH

1800 MT. VERNON AVENUE, BAKERSFIELD, CA  93306

(661) 321-3000 / (800) 974-2717

www.kernpublichealth.com

 

Depression Resource List

Local Support Group
Kern Behavioral Recovery Services CCS HOPE Center
1400 N Norma St Ste 137
Ridgecrest CA 93555……………..(760)-446-1597
Depression Support Group  Every Thursday  1:30pm-3:00pm
 Kern Behavioral Recovery Services Community College Services
2731 Nugget Ave
Lake Isabella, CA 93240…………(760) 379-3412
Lake Isabella Support Group
Meets every Thursday
12:00pm-1:30pm Kern Behavioral Recovery Services CCS Family Learning Center
107 S. Mills   Ste. B
Tehachapi, CA…………………….(661)822-4639

Kern Behavioral Recovery Services Consumer Family Learning Center
2001 28th Street, South Tower
Bakersfield, CA………………….(661) 868-7550
Bakersfield Connection Support
(For family members of those who are suffering from depression)
6:00pm-7:30pm
2nd & 4th Tuesday    

Other Resources
www.postpartum.net
www.postpartumsupport.com
www.depressionafterdelivery.com

On-Line Support Group 
National Alliance of Mental Illness Kern County
http://namikerncounty.org/main/
 
Emotional online support
crisischat.org
Hours vary-approximately
12 hours daily / 7 days a week
HELPGUIDE.ORG: A Trusted Non-Profit
Psychology Today: Find a therapist near you
specializing in depression
http://therapists.psychologytoday.com
Baby Blues Connection: Helping Moms and
Families find Hope since 1994 from Postpartum
Depression
24/7 Message line
(800) 616-3752
http://www.babybluesconnection.org

Depression Resource List
1-800 Hotline
Postpartum Support International: 1-800-944-4773 or (631) 422-2255
American Pregnancy Helpline: 1-866-942-6466
National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
Kern County Mental Health Hotline (24 hours): 1-800-991-5272

Revised 10/2017