Assemblymember Bauer-Kahan and US Senator Padilla Host Virtual Event Highlighting New 9-8-8 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Thursday, November 3, 2022

CALIFORNIA — California Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan and U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) hosted a virtual event today alongside state mental health experts to celebrate the establishment of the new 9-8-8 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline with the recent signing of California Assembly Bill 988, which will provide enhanced resources to the state to help combat its rising mental health crisis.