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

Drug & Alcohol Services Residential Programs

Please read the following information so you know how to continue to receive services during the temporary COVID-19 public health emergency. Some Behavioral Health programs may require additional forms to be completed. Please reach out to your treatment team with questions and concerns.

Telehealth over Zoom for Health

To avoid a delay in completing your treatment program, County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health will begin offering Remote Client Services. Remote Client Services will enable you to continue program with a certified counselor via a virtual meeting platform called Zoom.

In order to help you participate in Zoom Remote Client Services, we have created user-friendly instructions and tutorials found here. Your treatment team will be in contact with you over email with a web link so you may join your sessions virtually through a computer, tablet, or phone.

Who can use this service?

Anyone that has been diagnosed with a substance use disorder and has the proper assessed level of care can use this service.

Is there a charge for this service?

Each independently operated Recovery Residence/ Residential is contracted with San Luis Obispo for a specific rate ranging from $22/day to $35/day. There is funding available through specific funding sources as well as self-pay. They reside in different areas of the County, from Oceano to Paso Robles.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why would someone need a Recovery Residence/Residential placement?
Individuals are assessed at a level of care which indicates that for optimum chance of success they need a structured living environment. They might have also demonstrated that they are homeless or cannot live a clean and healthy life where they are currently residing.
How can I secure a bed for a Recovery Residence/Residential Facility?

Attend any of our clinics walk-in sessions to be assessed or ask for an assessment while in custody. If diagnosed with a substance use disorder you will have the opportunity to work with a Case Manager to assist you with this.

Can someone not involved in treatment access these facilities?

All referrals for the Residential Treatment Facility called “Bryans House” have to be referred through San Luis Obispo County Behavioral Health. Recovery Residences can be accessed by the general public and fee agreements will be handled by the individual and the Recovery Residence.

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