Mental Health Services in Sacramento for behavioral health and mental illness help. The list of behavioral and mental health services is the most comprehensive list within the County of Sacramento, CA. I also organized the list top to bottom for you to begin with ACCESS to achieve eligibility and Guest House where most of the intakes are done for people with low to no income.
For information and referral services for all Child and Family Integrated System of Care Services contact: Child and Family ACCESS Team
3331 Power Inn Road, Suite 170, Sacramento, CA 95826
Ph. (916) 875-9980 or (888) 881-4881 Toll Free Mon. Fri. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Services Available: Outpatient, School Based Mental Health Services, Psychological Services, In-Home Counseling, Home Visitation Programs, Therapeutic Behavioral Services and much more.
The Child and Family ACCESS Team is the entry point for all county operated and contracted child and family planned mental health services. If you want to make a self-referral to the Child and Family Institute or the CAARE Diagnostic Center for participation in their parenting classes then, you can call ACCESS and describe your situation to them. You do not have to have a caseworker to be eligible for ACCESS services.
Adult Access Team - County Mental Health Information Line
Ph. (916) 875-1055 or (888) 881-4881 or Adult TTY/TDD (916) 874-8070 Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Children's Access Team
Ph. (916) 875-9980 - Child TTY (916) 876-8892 Mon. Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
1400 North A Street, Sacramento, CA 95815 map
Ph. (916) 440-1500 Mon. - Fri. Assessments at 8:00 a.m. Please arrive very early.
Psychiatric assessments and mental health services to homeless adults.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Ph. (916) 448-7391
A short-term (60 day) housing program for adults who are experiencing homelessness and have a psychiatric disability. Intake through ACCESS or walk-ins at Guest House Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Show up very early.
Pathways to Success After Homelessness A Turning Point Program
601 North Market Boulevard, Suite 350, Sacramento, CA 95834 map
Ph. (916) 283-8280 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mental health recovery and rehabilitation services for: Housing assistance and psychiatric services.
Transitional Living and Community Support, Inc.(TLCS)
New Direction - case management programs
1400 North A Street, Bldg., A, Sacramento, CA 95811 map
Ph. (916) 440-1500 (Guest House) Call Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Walk-ins Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
New Direction - case management programs. Intakes are through Guest House or Adult ACCESS.
Each program provides mental health services, supported housing, intensive case management services, and life skills training for adults who have a psychiatric disability, and are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness. Hope Team and People Achieving Change Together (PACT)
Aimed at improving quality of life and preventing the individuals from repeatedly cycling through the system.
Widening Opportunities for Rehabilitation and Knowledge (WORK)
Provides vocational services, to adults who have a psychiatric disability, have been homeless and are ready to re-enter the workforce or are in need of additional support to maintain employment.
Mentally Ill Chemical Abuse(MICA)
Substance abuse recovery support to individuals who are experiencing homelessness and have a psychiatric disability, which is co-occurring with substance abuse. Single individuals initially live in the Homeless Transitional Apartment Program.
Ph. (916) 875-1055 - ACCESS and Admissions or (916) 854-1801 more information.
Includes recovery based services to all participants with intensive short-term services to ensure that their needs are met while in the process of connecting to ongoing outpatient mental health services that meet the individual and cultural needs of the participant. A Benefits/Resource Specialist is available to all participants.
Sacramento, CA.,Ph. (916) 442-0899
Consists of 15 individuals who live cooperatively while sharing in the chores, cooking and planning of activities. Designed to help reduce the stress and expense of living independently for those who would like a supported community in which to live. A staff member is available to asst with their mental health recovery.
Sacramento, CA.,Ph. (916) 441-0123 x 115
Provides affordable, furnished shared apartments for clients who are able to live independently with minimal structured support and a staff member is available to assist residents in refining and developing the skills and goals necessary to assist with their mental health recovery.
Sacramento, CA.,Ph. (916) 441-0123 x115
Consists of two supported housing communities where individuals live cooperatively to help reduce the stress and expense of living independently. A staff member is available to assist with their mental health recovery.
Ph. (916) 921-6099 - Intakes through ACCESS or walk-ins at Guest House Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Show up very early. Provides a cooperative apartment setting which provides safe, affordable housing, independent living skills training and mental health recovery support.
River Oak Center for Children
5445 Laurel Hills Drive, Sacramento, CA 95841 map
Ph. (916) 609-5100 - Main, Ph. (916) 609-4031 - Outpatient, Ph. (916) 609-4935 - Community-based Services
River Oak encourages you to contact Access (Ph. (916) 875-9980) if a child, youth, or teen’s behavior is impairing how he or she functions at home, school, or in the community. Examples include: Disruptive behaviors, Poor school performance, Significant conflict with friends/classmates, siblings, parents, and teachers, Challenging life experiences, including trauma and abuse.
Terkensha Associates North Area mental Health Clinic
811 Grand Avenue, Suite D, Sacramento, CA 95838 map
Ph. (916) 922-9868 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Provides mental health services to children and young adults 3 - 21 age group. Services authorized trough children’s ACCESS Team. Walk-ins are accepted for assessments and follow-ups.
Visions Unlimited- Clients referred by and authorized for services by the Sacramento County Adult or Child and Family ACCESS Teams. 6833 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95823 map
Ph. (916) 394-0800
425 Pine Street, Suite 2, Galt, CA 95632 map
Ph. (209) 745-3101
Adult program: Counseling for individual, family and group sessions are available. We encourage family participation whenever possible, but also work on a one-to-one basis. Includes medication management, Case management and Groups are conducted for women, men, ethnic monolingual clients, and teens.
Children Program: Mental health services are provided with sensitivity to the client's family context, with a genuine commitment to the importance of the child's family and caregivers to treatment outcomes. Collaborates with the Sacramento City and Galt Unified School District to provide mental health services to students and their families.
Senior program: Designed to help seniors over the age of fifty five develop self sufficiency by providing culturally sensitive and appropriate case management services, home visits, referrals to resources in the community, and USDA food. Services are available to seniors who live in south central and south Sacramento County. Also offers mental health services for seniors in our community.
Sacramento Mental Health Clinic- Veterans
10535 Hospital Way, Building 649, Sacramento, CA 95655 map
Ph. (800) 382-8387 or (916) 366-5420 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Psychiatric, psychological assessments and interventions including individual and group psychotherapy, medication management, substance abuse treatment and a Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) treatment program.
Crossroads Diversified Services, Inc
9300 Tech Center Drive, Suite 160, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
Ph. (916) 457-1900 1-866-936-4237
7011 Sylvan Road, Suite A, Citrus Heights, CA 95610 map
Ph. (916) 676-2540
Offers individuals with barriers to employment including mental illness the services they need to work competitively. Pre-screen all applicants and then thoroughly prepare them for competitive employment. Assist with Social Security information. No cost. Referral from Department of Rehabilitation. Genesis
1321 North C Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map (2nd floor Delany Center near Friendship Park)
Ph. (916) 669-1536 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Free mental health counseling for homeless adults and couples who do not have insurance.
Sierra Elder Wellness Program- El Hogar
9261 Folsom Boulevard, Suite 500, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
Ph. (916) 363-1553 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
A field-based program specializing in outpatient mental health services for 60+ (and 55-59 transition age) with mental health disorders by offering, referring and/or advocating for outreach, mental health rehabilitation and therapy, psychiatric medication, housing support, groups, transportation, employment support and much more.
Asian Pacific Community Counseling
7273 14th Avenue suite 129 D, Sacramento, CA 95820 map
Ph. (916) 383-6783 x0
Provides mental health services to the Chinese, Filipino, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Pacific Islander, and Vietnamese communities. Includes home visits and short-term counseling.
Consumer Self Help
South Center7000 Franklin Boulevard, Suite 110, Sacramento, CA 95823 map
Ph. (916) 394-9195Mon. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m North Center
3815 Marconi Avenue, Suite 1, Sacramento, CA 95821 map
Ph. (916) 485-4175Mon. - Thur. 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Fri. 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sat. 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Two drop-in centers offering free groups for Cognitive Behavior Skills; Anger, self-esteem, bipolar groups, laundry and more to empower individuals with psychiatric disabilities.
The Effort- Mental Health Services
1820 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 map
Ph. (916) 737-5555 Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8233 E. Stockton Boulevard, Suite D, Sacramento, CA 95828 map
Ph. (916) 737-5555 Mental Health: Mon. - Thu. 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Psychiatric evaluation, medication management, and professional counseling for couples, individuals, families, children and adolescents. For new patients, our Enrollment and Eligibility Department is the place to start. Please have the patient call 916-737-5555 to schedule an appointment. Patients should bring proof of residency, income and photo I.D. to enrollment and eligibility appointments. NAMI Sacramento
3331 Power Inn Road, Suite 140, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
Ph. (916) 874-9416 Crisis Information Meetings at 7:00 p.m. Call Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. for appointment.
NAMI provides support for individuals coping with mental illness and their families.
Sierra Family Service, Inc.
333 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 701, Roseville, CA 95661map
Ph. (916) 783-5207 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Substance abuse counseling for families and individuals in the mental health population; Medi-cal/sliding scale.
New Pathways Counseling
5890 Newman Court, Sacramento, CA 95819 map
Ph. (916) 452-7481 Monday and Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday and Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed Thursday.
Mental health services including counseling, parent education, specifically to assist people, especially families, in overcoming the financial barrier of accessing services by providing them based on ability to pay.
BHC Heritage Oaks
4250 Auburn Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95841 map
Ph. (916) 489-3336 Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Inpatient care includes separate programs for adults and adolescents with 24-hour nursing, daily interventions and oversight by a psychiatrist. The intensive outpatient program (IOP) provides services to adults who are in need of further stabilization and who do not require the structure of a full day treatment program. Heritage Oaks Hospital offers a short-term day treatment program for adults five days a week, five - six hours a day.