Social worker John Klevins (center) provides support to community members with mental health needs.

Partnership Provides Mental Health Support To Police Team

The County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health Department announces the launch of a partnership program with Transitions Mental Health Association (TMHA) to provide mental health support to the...

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County Receives Funding for Youth Traffic Safety Education

The County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health Department has been awarded a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for $55,000 for a year-long program of public awareness...

Behavioral Health team presented the innovation projects to the state’s Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission.

Innovative New Programs Serve Young Children, LGBTQ Clients

Two new projects from the Behavioral Health Department will bolster services for young children and LGBTQ clients across SLO County.


Mental Health Services Act Annual Update Posted for 30-Day Public Review

The Behavioral Health Department has released its Annual Update of Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) plans and programs.

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New Coordinator Kicks Off Suicide Prevention Month

September is Suicide Prevention Month and the County of San Luis Obispo’s Behavioral Health Department welcomes Alysia Hendry as its new Suicide Prevention Coordinator. The new position has been...