• Services for students in crisis:

    If it is an emergency, dial 911 immediately.

    Mobile Crisis provides 24/7 suicide crisis response and referrals: 408-379-9085

    Crisis Stabilization Unit provides suicide assessment and stabilization: 408-364-4083

    During school hours (8:00am - 3:30pm)​, please see Alba Garza in the Administration building to get help for yourself or a friend at Alta Vista High, or speak to any other adult staff member. During non-school hours, contact one of the support agencies below.

    For support via text: TEXT “START” to 741-741

    Phone hotline support:

    • National Suicide Hotline:  800-784-2433
    • Rape Hotline:  408-287-3000  or  650-493-7273
    • National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders:  630-577-1330​
    • BRAVE hotline for bullied youth:  212-709-3222​
    • SAFE (self-abuse finally ends):  800-273-8255​
    • LGBT Youth Hotline: 800-246-7743