Below is information on the national 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline launched in July. The Lifeline provides 24/7 free and confidential support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional work. In Los Angeles, when someone in emotional (mental) or suicidal distress calls or texts 988, they are immediately connected to a trained professional who can provide help and assistance.
The Los Angeles Police Department Communications division has begun a campaign to Hire and train persons to become a 911 dispatcher. This is an opportunity for people to be a lifeline in our city. Job Openings Now with salaries ranging from $54,496 to $96,361.