If you or a loved one needs immediate help, please call 911. For
information regarding available resources in California, see
below. If you feel that we have missed an opportunity to provide
additional information, please contact UACF today.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
(SAMHSA) is pleased to provide an on-line resource for locating
mental health treatment facilities and programs. The Mental
Health Treatment Locator section of the Behavioral Health
Treatment Services Locator lists facilities providing mental
health services to persons with mental illness, including:
Public mental health facilities that are funded by their
state mental health agency (SMHA) or other state agency or
Mental health treatment facilities administered by the
Department of Veterans Affairs.
Private for-profit and non-profit mental health facilities
that are licensed by the State or accredited by a national
NOTE: The Mental Health Treatment Locator does not include:
Facilities whose primary or only focus is the provision of
services to persons with Mental Retardation (MR), Developmental
Disability (DD), and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI).
Facilities that provide treatment exclusively to persons with
mental illness who are incarcerated.
Mental health professionals in private practice (individual)
or in a small group practice not licensed or certified as a
mental health clinic or (community) mental health center.
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If you or a loved one is in immediate crisis, please call 911
or visit the nearest emergency room.
The UACF Hope Line is a message system for parents and caregivers
that provides resources and connections to individuals in your
community that may be able to assist you in finding appropriate
support services for your child’s mental health needs. Feel free
to leave a message on the UACF Hope Line and your call will be
returned as promptly as possible.