> County Home Page > Health Agency Services > Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services

WELCOME TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

We offer mental health treatment services for our county’s youth, adults, and senior citizens and help with family, personal, or psychiatric issues. We have clinics located in the North County, South County, and in San Luis Obispo.

 

To access mental health services,

or for immediate help,

such as Mobile Crisis Services, call

1-800-838-1381

(24 hours/7 days a week)

            

Suicide Hotline 

1-800-783-0607

SLO Hotline is a suicide prevention and mental health

crisis line staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

You can also call for emotional and mental health

support for yourself or someone else.

For Non-Emergencies:

When you want to talk with someone for emotional support  or need help finding community resources, call the trained volunteers at SLO Hotline:

1-800-783-0607

 

WHEN YOU CALL TO APPLY FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES, YOUR NEEDS MAY BE ADDRESSED IN A NUMBER OF WAYS:  

  • Mental Health Services will provide you with the information you need.
  • If it is determined that there is an urgent need, Mental Health will provide crisis services.
  • You will be scheduled for an assessment to determine if mental health services are appropriate and you qualify for mental health services.
  • If your condition meets the criteria for treatment, you will be referred for mental health services provided by a County treatment program or a private provider under contract with the County.
  • If you do not meet the criteria for treatment, you will be referred to other appropriate service providers or facilities.

Eligibility Requirements

 

LOCATIONS OF SERVICES:

 San Luis Obispo: Adults

San Luis Obispo: Youth

San Luis Obispo: Children

Birth to Five - 'Martha's Place"

Psychiatric Health

Facility (Inpatient)

2178 Johnson Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805)781-4700

1989 Vicente

San Luis Obispo,CA 93401

(805)781-4179
2925 McMillan Ave   

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 781-4948

2178 Johnson Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 

93401

(805) 781-4711

 

 South County: Adults
South County: Youth
South County: SAFE
North County: Youth & Adults

1350 Grand Ave.

Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

(805) 474-2154

354 S. Halcyon 

Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

(805) 473-7060

 1086 Grand Ave.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-1205

5575 Hospital Drive

Atascadero, CA 93422

 

(805) 461-6060

 

Prevention & Outreach Division

277 South St., Ste. T

San Luis Obispo, CA  93401

(805) 781-4754

Serves Youth & Adults

 

Administration

2180 Johnson Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805)781-4700

 Please click here to find Drug &

Alcohol Services locations and

contact numbers.

 

 

Recovery Services to Assist You in Your Journey to Wellness

Transitions Mental Health Association




Serves adults, children and families
Family Care Network




Serves children, families and transitional age youth
Kinship Center




Serves children and families
Child Development Center




Serves children and families
Community Counseling Center




Serves adults, children and families
 

Mental Health Advocacy
Mental Health Patient's Rights Advocate (805) 781-4738
Peer Advisory & Advocacy Team (PAAT) (805) 540-6500
Family Advocates (805) 540-6500
CA Office of Patient's Rights (916) 575-1610
CA Medi-Cal Ombudsman (800) 896-4042 or (916) 653-9194
National Association for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), SLO (805) 546-4040

   

Community Notice: 

Department Information:

Some of the files on this site require Adobe Acrobat Reader. This is a free download, click on the icon below.         

Get Acrobat Reader