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  • Emergency: 911
  • Laura's House, 24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (866) 498-1511
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-SAFE (7233)
  • Childhelp National Abuse Hotline: (800) 4-A-CHILD
  • Orange County Child Protective Services: (714) 940-1000
  • California Youth Crisis Line: (800) 843-5200
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800)-273-TALK (8255) or (888) 628-9454 * Espanol
  • Orange County Mental Health: (949) 638-8277
  • Adult Protective Services (elder abuse) (800) 451-5155
  • Orange County Social Services: (714) 541-7700

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If Your Are in Need Of Legal Assistance:

  • Laura's House Counseling and Resource Center: 949-361-3775
  • The Laura's House Legal Department, in collaboration with the Orange County Bar Association, hosts a monthly legal clinic every fourth Tuesday of every month. Clients have an opportunity to speak to an attorney for 30 minutes; free of charge. A prior appointment is required. For more information, please call (949)361-3775 to schedule an appointment.
  • Legal Aid: (800) 834-5001
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