Adult Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment

The Behavioral Health Department has fully re-opened all of our locations for in person and walk-in care. At this time, masks are required at all of our facilities, even for people who have been fully vaccinated. Visit for the latest COVID-19 updates. 

Effective March 6, DUI programs will operate Monday – Thursday. See full updates on the main DUI web page

Who can use this service?

All adult residents of San Luis Obispo County are welcome to use the walk-in screening service.  After the screening, recommendations provided will suggest treatment service options.

Is there a charge for this service?

There is no cost for our screening service. The County of San Luis Obispo Health Agency, Behavioral Health Department is currently the primary Drug Medi-Cal certified provider in the County. Our primary client base are covered under Drug Medi-Cal. For participants who do not have Medi-Cal, we can help check for eligibility. Or we will help with the navigation of a referral for substance use treatment, if you have private insurance.

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.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Frequently Asked Questions

Please contact our access line at 1 (800) 838-1381 for information or to schedule an appointment. All services are available in Spanish.

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