Foster Youth Help- a resource website specifically created for and dedicated to informing foster youth of rights, resources & benefits
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Check out these community outreach organizations and programs dedicated to serving and connecting youth to services and providing a network of support and resources including advocacy, health, field trips, homelessness, preparation for emancipation amongst other things.
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Children's Mental Health Services
We provide a full array of culturally competent and linguistically proficient mental health services to children and youth ages 0-21 years. Services include prevention and early intervention services; outpatient services; case management; crisis intervention and stabilization services; and inpatient psychiatric hospitalization.
How to Access Children's Mental Health Services
The Mental Health Access Team is the entry point for mental health services for children and youth ages 0-21 years. The Mental Health Access Team conducts over the phone triage, assessments, and linkage/referral to county-operated or contracted mental health service providers.
Mental Health Access Team
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (916) 875-1055
Toll Free: (888) 881-4881
TTY/TDD: (916) 876-8892
Fax: (916) 875-9970
After Hours: (888) 881-4881
The Children's Mental Health Services we provide include:
Acute Psychiatric Emergency Services
Early Childhood Mental Health Services
Intensive Mental Health Services
Juvenile Justice Mental Health Services
Outpatient Mental Health Services