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The Health Agency is actively responding to COVID-19 and continuing to provide other essential services. Please see updates from Animal Services, Behavioral Health, Public Guardian and Public Health

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The Health Agency’s mission is to provide a broad array of services essential to the health and well-being of those living in and visiting San Luis Obispo County.

Our vision is that our residents and visitors are healthy and have access to services essential to maintain optimal health.

The Health Agency is comprised of the Behavioral Health Department, the Public Health Department, the Animal Services Division and the Office of the Public Guardian. It is the largest department in San Luis Obispo County Government with over 600 employees and an annual operating budget over $110 million. For more information on the programs and services the Health Agency provides, please choose from the list to the left.

Several Behavioral Health and Public Health Health offices are located at the Health Agency campus on Johnson Avenue in San Luis Obispo. This map of the Health Agency campus can help you find your way around, or call us at (805) 781-5500 for help.