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Behavioral Health offices will be closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday.

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

May Mental Health Awareness Month

 

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and while things are a bit different this year, we are committed to bringing support and awareness to our community, because mental health matters! Below you will find a variety of FREE activities to do straight from your home to help show your support of mental health. Help to let others know you support mental health awareness by taking photos and sharing, and don't forget to tag us!

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Upcoming Events:

Green car with text overlay that reads "Mental Health Awareness Month Drive Thru"

Come celebrate May Mental Health Month social distancing style, and help demonstrate what SLO County is capable of when we break down stigma, build wellness, and strengthen our community!

Community members are encouraged to drive by one of the county's three locations to receive a sweet treat and a mental health care package. Drive by anytime from 11:30am-1:30pm on select dates to learn about all the ways you can receive virtual mental health supports during the COVID-19 pandemic.

***THIS IS A DRIVE THRU ONLY EVENT. BEHAVIORAL HEALTH STAFF MEMBERS WILL BE HANDING CARE PACKAGES OUT USING PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOLLOWING PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES.***

Drive Thru Locations:

  1. Friday, May 15, 2020 from 11:30am-1:30pm in the Transitions-Mental Health Association parking lot, 784 High Street, SLO
  2. Friday, May 22, 2020 from 11:30am-1:30pm in the Paso Robles Library Parking Lot, 1000 Spring Street, Paso Robles
  3. Friday, May 29, 2020 from 11:30am-1:30pm in the Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande Parking Lot, 211 Vernon Street, Arroyo Grande

Related Services

Resources for Coping with COVID-19
Now More than Ever We Need to Take Care of our Mental Health

Related Forms & Documents

Mental Health-Awareness-Drive-Thru-Event-Flyer-2020
Mental-Health-Awareness-Drive-Thru-Event-Flyer-Spanish-2020
Coloring Pages
Take What You Need
Wall Art Installation
Green Ribbon Activity
Mental Health Awareness Month Activity Guide

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.