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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

Cost for Services

 

LOCATIONS OF SERVICES:

CENTRAL

CLINIC

2178 Johnson Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805)781-4700

Serves Adults

SOUTH COUNTY            

CLINIC

354 S. Halcyon 

Arroyo Grande, CA

 

93420

(805) 473-7060

Serves Youth & Adults

NORTH COUNTY

CLINIC

5575 Hospital Drive

Atascadero, CA

93422 

 

(805) 461-6060

Serves Youth & Adults

YOUTH SERVICES

SAN LUIS OBISPO

1989 Vicente

San Luis Obispo,CA 93401

(805)781-4179

Serves Youth

Martha's Place      

Children's Center

2925 McMillan Ave   

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 781-4948 

 

 Serves Children Ages Birth to Five

PSYCHIATRIC HEALTH FACILITY  

2178 Johnson Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 

93401

(805) 781-4711

 

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: 

  • MHSA Annual Update and Three Year Expenditure Plan 2014-2015  NEW! 

     

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