Youth Substance Use Treatment Program

Who is eligible?

Services are available to individuals between the ages of 12 - 21 in SLO County. Individuals may start services on their own without a referral from others or by obtaining a referral from:

  • School
  • Probation
  • Community Agency
  • Directly by a parent(s) or guardian(s)

Is there a charge for this service?

Outpatient treatment costs are covered under MediCal and other participants costs will be based on a sliding fee scale. Service fees are waived for those referred directly from County of San Luis Obispo Probation.

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.

We are not able to accept private insurance at this time.

When and where is this service offered?

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

Services are available at the following locations, including select school sites. Please call (805) 781-4754 for more information.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Monday - Friday 8-5

3556 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422

Tel: (805) 461-6080

Monday - Friday 8-5

1523 Longbranch Avenue
Grover Beach, CA 93433

Tel: (805) 473-7080

Monday - Friday 8-5

805 4th Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446

Tel: (805) 226-3200

Monday - Friday 8-5

277 South Street Suite T
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Tel: (805) 781-4754


The program length will vary depending on the severity of substance use, and progress made while in treatment.

Yes, random drug testing is included in all levels of treatment.

Currently the only insurance we accept is Medi-cal. Any youth who are not covered by Medi-cal may attend services for a sliding scale fee.