Recovery Ready Support
Substance use disorder Services
Substance Use Disorder and Recovery Services
Harm Reduction Services
Sierra Harm Reduction Coalition (SHRC) services provide positive reinforcement to catalyze change for individuals using drugs in the unique community of EDC.
Their commitment is to scrape away the barriers created by stigma & discrimination towards drug users.
Their services include:
Safer Using Supplies
Syringe Collection and Disposal
FREE Narcan Distribution + Fentanyl Testing Supplies
Training and Education
Referrals to essential services
JOb training & employment services
Housing & homelessness Services
The Tahoe Coalition for the Homeless partners with the community to provide warm beds, and encourage self-sufficiency. Hygiene and survival supplies available. Talk to our team about signing a mail agreement and have your mail sent to our address! You can pick up mail at our office location 5 days a week.
1137 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
SOCIAL PROGRAMS & SERVICEs
Assists veterans and their families in navigating the bureaucracy of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. Individuals are seen by walk in; appointments can be made for special needs or emergencies.
130 Placerville Drive, Suite B, Placerville, CA 95667
South Lake Tahoe:
(530) 573-7955 x5892
924 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Food Services and Distribution
WIC now serves more than 6 million pregnant and post-partum women, infants, and children in the US. For a family to participate, it must have gross income of no more than 185 percent of the federal poverty level and be at nutritional risk.
South Lake Tahoe:
Western Slope Food Calendars:
South Lake Tahoe Food Calendars: Coming Soon!
Closets & Clothing Distribution
Help Line: (530) 642-5383
The map and time schedules are available for each route on the website and on the RouteShout 2.0 smartphone app. Find the schedule for the route you will be using and the direction you will be traveling. Find your bus stop location where you will be catching the bus. Look at the time schedule to figure out what time you will need to wait for your bus.
1 (800) 231-2222
Greyhound connects thousands of communities across North America providing convenient and affordable bus travel. You can find ticket prices, up to date bus schedules and bus station information in one place. When you travel you can buy your bus ticket online and keep your ticket on your smartphone, so no need to print it out!
In 1969, California and Nevada legislators agreed to a unique Compact for sharing Lake Tahoe resources/responsibilities. The Tahoe Transportation District facilitates and implements safe, environmentally positive, multi-modal transportation plans, programs and projects for the Lake Tahoe Basin, including transit operations.
The International Good Samaritans Safe Ride Program (a big name idea in a small town) was started to provide teams of sober designated drivers to be on call by beepers (all we had then) to respond to any calls from intoxicated drivers, their friends, or the bartenders who didn’t want their customers to drink and then drive themselves home.
Yellow Cab Company of Lake Tahoe goal is to make our Taxi Transportation so simple to book and easy to use that it’s your first choice for airport transportation in Lake Tahoe. Fewer vehicle miles traveled will preserve our area’s environment. Riding the taxi also gives you the opportunity to relax and enjoy the natural beauty.
Meeting Info: 1 (888) 425-2666
Al-Anon is a mutual support group of peers who share their experience in applying the Al-Anon principles to problems related to the effects of a problem drinker in their lives.
Alateen is a peer support group for teens who are struggling with the effects of someone else’s problem drinking.
Hotline 24/7: (916) 454–1100
District 22 General Service Meeting:
@6:00 PM | 2nd Wednesday of each month.
Progress House, Inc.,
2844 Coloma Street, Placerville, CA
Join Virtually on Zoom:
Room ID: 432 660 7929
Open to all members, NOT just GSR’s.
Help Line: (530) 645‐1635
Narcotics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who are learning to live without drugs. NA meets regularly to help each other stay clean. NA offers recovery through working a twelve-step program, including regular attendance at group meetings. The group atmosphere provides an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue a drug-free lifestyle.
Recover from life’s hurts, habits, and hang-ups.
Thursdays at 6:30 - 8 PM
3500 Missouri Flat Rd, Placerville, CA, United States, California
CELEBRATE RECOVERY PROGRAM
Celebrate Recovery is for everyone and anyone struggling with hurts, habits and hang-ups in their lives.
(1st Monday of every month, come at 5:30PM for a BBQ)
2380 Merrychase Dr, Cameron Park, CA 95682
recovery Support Groups
Behavioral & Mental Health Services
Behavioral and Mental Health Services
Crisis Services and Hotlines
EDC Behavioral Health
El Dorado County Behavioral Health is a mental health service located in Diamond Springs, California with hotlines and resources on crisis intervention.
24-hour hotline Western Slope: (530) 622-3345
24-hour hotline South Lake Tahoe: (530) 544-2219
NAMI offers support, education, advocacy, and awareness to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness including co-occurring substance abuse/ dependency.
Marshall’s Emergency Department is staffed by uniquely qualified physicians, nurses and other personnel prepared to provide exceptional care for the most critical of life’s moments.
Barton Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Department specializes in providing an array of emergency services. As the only ER (Emergency Room) in South Lake Tahoe providing medical care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we are dedicated to providing exceptional care when you need it the most.
988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. When people call, text, or chat 988, they will be connected to trained counselors that are part of the existing Lifeline network. The 988 hotline is available nationwide 24/7.
The Trevor Project is focused on suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.
24/7. Peer support & crisis hotline for #trans people in English y Español
Crisis hotline U.S:
Crisis hotline Canada:
Free & Confidential peer support for the LGBTQIA+ community ages 25 and younger. Provides a safe and anonymous space where callers can speak on concerns including, coming out issues, gender and/or sexuality identities, relationship concerns, bullying, isolation, anxiety at school, family issues, HIV/AIDS concerns, safer sex information, suicide, and much more.
Monday - Friday:
1 pm-9 pm (PT)