Drug & Alcohol Services Walk In Clinics

Who can use this service?

We offer walk-clinic hours for anyone seeking help. If you or someone you care about is struggling with addiction, please attend a screening so we can offer you support and connection to services. 

Please see the table below for specific Adult (18+) hours, and specific Youth screening times for people under the age of 18. Youth clients are assessed by staff in the Prevention and Outreach Division, and can be seen in Drug & Alcohol Services locations as well as at the South Street office in San Luis Obispo.

Is there a charge for this service?

Outpatient treatment costs are covered under Medi-Cal and other participants costs will be based on a sliding fee scale.  Private insurance coverage will need to be determined by the individual participant and their insurance provider.

Some services may be covered under other funding sources such as a CWS referral or specialized grants.  Please ask when applying for services if that may be an option for you.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

All clinics offer walk-in services, shown below.  However, please call for assistance or for an alternative time if needed.  You can also choose to register for treatment services, Mondays - Fridays, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, in any office and you will be scheduled to see a Specialist individually at a later date.

San Luis Obispo Grover Beach Paso Robles Atascadero
        

2180 Johnson Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA  93401
(805) 781-4275
 
 
1523 Longbranch Ave.
Grover Beach, CA  93433
(805) 473-7080
 

1763 Ramada Dr.
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 226-3200
 
 
3556 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA  93422
(805) 461-6080
Adults/Adultos Adults/Adultos Adults/Adultos Adults/Adultos
 
Tuesday/Martes  8:30 -11:30 a.m.
 
Wednesday/Miercoles 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
 
Thursday/Jueves 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
 
 
Monday/Lunes 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
 
Tuesday/Martes 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
 
Wednesday/Miercoles 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday/Martes 8:30- 11:30 a.m.
 
Tuesday/Martes 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
 
Wednesday/Miercoles 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
 
Thursday/Jueves 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
Youth/Jovenes Youth/Jovenes Youth/Jovenes Youth/Jovenes
 
Wednesday/Miercoles 1:00-5:00 p.m.
**at 277 South St. Ste. T 
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Call 781-4754 for more info
 
 
Call 473-7080 for an individual appointment
 
 
 
Call 461-6080 for an individual appointment
 
 
Thursday/Jueves 1:00-5:00 p.m.
*Parent/Caregiver please attend this screening as well to sign intake/consent forms
 
MAT/Detox
ONLY at
2180 Johnson Ave San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Mon, Tues, Wed, & Thurs/Lunes, Martes, Miercoles, y Jueves
1:00pm- 3:00pm
MAT/Detox confidential voicemail (805) 788-6643

Location, directions and hours of operation

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San Luis Obispo Drug & Alcohol Services

Tu 8:30-11:30am Wed 8:30-11:30am Th 2:30-5:30pm

2180 Johnson Avenue San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Tel: (805) 781-4275

Grover Beach Drug & Alcohol & Probation

M 8:30-11:30am Tu 2:30-5:30pm W 8:30-11:30am

1523 Longbranch Avenue Grover Beach, CA 93433

Tel: (805) 473-7080

Atascadero Drug & Alcohol Services

T 2:30-5:30pm W 8:30-11;30am Th 8:30-11:30am

3556 El Camino Real Atascadero, CA 93422

Tel: (805) 461-6080

Paso Robles Drug & Alcohol Services

Tuesday 8:30-11:30am

1763 Ramada Drive Paso Robles, CA 93446

Tel: (805) 226-3200

Prevention & Outreach Services

Monday - Friday 8-5

277 South Street Suite T San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Tel: (805) 781-4754

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get help after hours?

We have a 24-hour hotline you can call 1 (800) 838-1381. This number will connect you with local support in San Luis Obispo County, offering screening and help connecting you with services for drug and alcohol treatment and mental health.

How do I know if I have a problem with substances? How do I know if someone I love has a problem with substances (alcohol or drugs)?

Addiction can look very different from one person to the next. Our screening looks for how using substances has negatively impacted your life: losing relationships, losing housing, experiencing legal problems, spending all your time or money on substances, hiding your use, or experiencing a desire or urge to use the substance to name a few.

We look at eleven (11) different criteria and multiple dimensions of your life to thoroughly evaluate whether or not you or someone you love is experiencing a substance use disorder. Our purpose is to help people determine if they need help and then get connected to the services that will improve their life.
 

What if I’m not ready for treatment? What if my family member isn’t ready?

Many people come in for screening who are not ready for treatment. Sometimes they choose to be in treatment due to legal consequences (having probation or child welfare mandate that they attend services). Sometimes they choose not to participate in services.

Our philosophy is to provide education and information so that you or someone you love has options. We don’t want people who are struggling to feel alone or isolated. Many people struggle with addiction. We know treatment works and can help people live a happier, healthier life when they are ready. Drug and Alcohol Services does not force anyone to participate in services.