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Community Resource List

Updated November 2009

Agency Phone Number Services
Sacramento County Direct Access Team
2130 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Child: (916) 875-9980
Adult: (916) 875-1055
1-888-881-4881
Referrals for: hospitalization, medication, case management, therapy, work/ therapy groups, Primarily for CALWORKS/TANF (AFDC), CA & Medi-Cal Clients

Sacramento County Direct Access Team refers clients to the following agencies:

Agency Agency
East Area Mental Health Clinic
2220-B Watt Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95825
El Hogar
608 10th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Visions Unlimited, Inc.
7000 Franklin Blvd. #200
Sacramento, CA 95817
North Area Mental Health (Terkensha)
811-D Grand Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95838
Northgate Point
Reg. I Support Team
61 W. Northmarket Blvd.
North Sacramento, CA 95834
Sacramento County General Medical Clinics
Primary Care Stockton Blvd.
Oak Park Health Center
Del Paso Heights Center

Other Agencies

Agency Phone Number Services
ACCESS 1-888-886-5401
(Placer County)
Emergency Response and Assessment, Mental Health/Substance Abuse Services/IHSS after hour emergencies, Mental Health Services after hours emergencies and 24 hour emergency CPS, In home services, referrals
A.F.T.E.R Parents United of Sacramento
5777 Medison Ave. Suite 240
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 334-0249 Abused children, offenders, and their families. Medi-cal for children services up to 21 yrs of age
Alta California Regional Center
2241 Harvard Street, Suite 100
Sacramento CA 95815
(916) 978-6400 Developmentally disabled individual with significant handicap, mental retardation, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism and other disabilities originating prior to age 18; call for specific services provided
Asian Pacific Community Counseling (APCC)
7273 14th Ave Ste 120-B
Sacramento, CA 95820
(916) 383-6783 APCC assess “mentally ill,” refer to county & provide in-house individual, drug & cancer counseling, serving: Asian & Pacific Islander community
California Department of Rehabilitation, District Office
2225 19th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818
Client Assistance:
800-952-5544
Develops rehabilitation services and client advocacy, in order to help disabled
Child and Family Institution
4545 9th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95820
(916) 736-0828 Victims and witnesses of all types of abuse and trauma. Takes Medi-Cal and Victim witness number
Diogenes Youth Services
9719 Lincoln Village Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95827
Office: (916) 369-5447
24 hr. Crisis line:
800-339-7177
Counseling and center for runaways, abandoned, abused and neglected youth, crisis resolution, emergency shelter ages 12-18, group homes.
The Effort/Family Service Agency
8233 East Stockton Blvd Ste. D
Sacramento, CA 95828
Or
6015 Watt Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95660
(916) 368-3080
or
(916) 679-3925
Employment Assistance Program (EAP), individual, family, children, couples, post-traumatic stress, remarriage, step-family issues, drug and alcohol issues, and family violence. Sliding fee scale. Takes Medi-Cal.
Employment Development Department (EDD)
800 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-0707 Assists people in finding jobs and job training, disability insurance benefits, workshops & job clubs to teach job-search skills, peer support for job seekers, assists disadvantaged people, unemployment services
Galt Community Concilio
660 Chabolla Ave.
Galt, CA 95632
(209) 745-9174 Rental assistance, emergency food assistance, utility assistance, serving the Galt community
Human Services: Community Health (530) 889-7141
(Placer County)
Teen age pregnancy, CCS, WIC, prevention programs, immunization
Jewish Family Service
3400 Cottage Way Suite P
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 484-4400 Senior support services
La Familia Counseling
5523 34th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 452-3611 Serving the Spanish community, multi-cultural, family, individual, child abuse, employment, peer, drug abuse, gang diversion, call for other services
Lambda Community Center
1927 L. St.
Sacramento, CA
(916) 442-0185 Individual, couple, group, and family counseling. Open to all: gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons. Sliding fee scale.
Leo Camp/Alcohol Youth Mental Health Programs
2020 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 441-1095 Native Americans; outpatient drug, alcohol and mental health counseling; individual, family, marriage child and group therapy. Sliding fee scale.
Life Practice (916) 300-6576 A non-profit counseling agency offering affordable counseling to the Sacramento and Roseville communities.
Lighthouse Counseling and Family Resource Center
1530 3rd St., Ste. 111
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-3300 Counseling and other services to children, teens, families, individuals, & couples in the Western Placer Unified School District. Free.
Loaves and Fishes Genesis
1321 North C Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 669-1536 Mental health counseling for the homeless and at need. Resource referral Free.
Lutheran Social Services
2980 35th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 453-2900 Free counseling limited to target population: Asian immigrant
MediCal applications (530) 889-7611
(Placer County)
Mercy Education Resource Center - Counseling Department
6007 Folsom Blvd. Ste., 200
Sacramento, CA 95819
(916) 737-6026 All individual, couple, family, child, and group counseling is provided by a licensed therapist or registered intern under supervision. Some of the issues that we can help you with include: Anxiety, Bereavement and Loss, Child and Adolescent Development, Couple and Pre-marital counseling, Depression, and Transitions. Tutoring, study skills, and multicultural services. Free child care during certain services. Sliding fee scale.
McGeorge School of Law
Community Legal Services
3130 Fifth Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 340-6080 Provides legal services to low income people, family law, emancipation, tenet-landlord issues, elder crime clinic, NO criminal law. Have to live in Sac county
Med Clinic - Geriatric Network
425 University Avenue, Ste. 222
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 648-2800 Crisis intervention for at risks elders ages 60+ in Sac County, medication evaluation & education in home, assessment & treatment planning, hospitalization or worsening condition. Free.
Med Clinic - Children's Center
5709 Marconi Avenue, Ste. A
Carmichael, CA 95608 & 9837 Folsom Boulevard Ste. F
(Rancho Cordova) Sacramento, CA 95827 & 6615 Valley Hi Drive, Ste. A
(South) Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 481-2973
and
(916) 856-5700
Counseling to children, teens & their families. Medication evaluation. Medi-Cal.
New Horizons Counseling Center
3300 Walnut Avenue
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 485-1211 Individual, family, couples, private/non-profit. Sliding fee scale.
New Pathways
5890 Newman Ct.
Sacramento, CA 95819
was Catholic Social Services
(916) 452-1218 ext. 11 Individual, family, couples, group counseling. Sliding fee scale.
One Stop Sacramento Works Career Center
(12 Locations)
(916) 263-3800 Cooperative effort of 41 government and community agencies to integrate academic, vocational and social services with job training and employment. Call for referral to nearest center.
Sacramento Crisis Nursery
4533 Pasadena Ave
Sacramento, CA 95821
24 hour line:
(916) 394-2000
Offers respite for parents who need a break from their children, offering family support in crisis, serves Sacramento county
Placer Women's Center (P.E.A.C.E.) for Families
Roseville:
408 Folsom Rd.
Roseville, CA 95678
Auburn:
337 Commercial St. Suite 200
Auburn, CA 95603
Auburn: (530) 885-0443
Roseville: (916) 773-7273
24 hour Crisis line:1-800-575-5352
Sexual assault & domestic violence intervention services
River Rock Counseling
4944 Sunrise Blvd. Ste. J-5
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
(916) 642-5410
www.riverrockcounseling.com
Individual and couples counseling; counseling scholarships available; love and relationships, depression, and anxiety.
Sacramento Mental Health Center
2150 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 94817
Office: (916) 875-1000
24 hour Crisis line: (916) 875-1111
24 hour hot line crisis and impatient unit
Sacramento Mediation Center
1418 20th St. Suite 201
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 441-7979
www.sacmediation.org
Dispute Resolution Services; neighborhood, real estate, landlord/tenant, adolescent/parent, employer/employee, consumer/merchant, and others. Sliding scale & fee can be waived.
The Salvation Army
1615 D Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 441-5267 Adult Rehabilitation Center, (men) 6 months to 1 year live-in program, individual and some family counseling, 12 step program
Samaritan Counseling Center
1507 21st St., Ste. 201
Sacramento, CA 95811
and
5645 Marconi Ave.
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 456-4614
and
(916) 483-2989
Individual, couples, family, teens, and children's counseling. Sliding fee scale.
Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence Center
933 Court St.
Woodland, CA 95695
Office: (530) 661-6336
Crisis lines:
West Sacramento (916) 371-1907
Woodland (530) 661-6336
Child, sexual, physical abuse, no one turned away, shelter available, legal clinic.
Suicide Prevention
(Crisis Services Program)
8912 Volunteer Lane, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95826
Office: (916) 368-3118
24 hr. Crisis lines
Sacramento (916) 368-3111
Roseville (916) 773-3111
Lincoln (916) 645-5866
Davis (53) 756-5000
Woodland (530) 666-7778
West Sacramento (916) 372-6565
Paraprofessionals specializing in crisis & suicide prevention Additional services: support groups, post-crisis counseling, & educational services about suicide prevention
Sutter Counseling Center
855 Howe Ave. Suite 1
Sacramento, CA 95825
Offices: (916) 929-0808
(916) 386-3077
Admissions: (916) 386-3620
Children Referred by Sac. Co. Children Access Team
U. C. Medical Center
Psychiatry Outpatient Services
2330 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 734-3574 Individual, couples, family, group, medication assessment diagnostic services.
Volunteer in Victim Assistance (VIVA)
2020 Hurley Way, Ste. 265
Sacramento, CA 95825
Office: (916) 570-1690
Crisis line: (916) 570-1690
Free: victims (traumatic injury & violent crimes). Witnesses, families, and loved ones. Sliding fee scale.
The Whitehouse Counseling Center
6147 Sutter Ave.
Carmichael, CA 95608
and
The Alliance
3413 Arden Way (Arden & Watt)
(916) 971-7646 Individual, family and child counseling, day and evening available. Serving children and families living in the S.J.U.S.D. Medi-Cal clients. Sliding fee scale.
White Rock Family Center
10487 White Rock Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
and
Family Support Services
10840 Gabston Way
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Clinic: (916) 364-0724
and
(916) 861-0611
Supportive medical/health services. Free clinic for low income. Family resource center. Free.
WEAVE
1900 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
Office: (916) 448-2321
24 hour Crisis line: (916) 920-2952
Safe house for 30 days for women and children: legal advocacy counseling program for victims of domestic violence; anger management groups