Counseling & Mental Health Services

ADULT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES Health Service Agency

1400 Emeline Avenue, Building K, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 454-4170
1430 Freedom Boulevard Suite F, Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 763-8200
Outpatient mental health assessment, counseling and psychiatric referral for ages 18+. Individuals aged 60+ with persistent mental disabilities and a complex medical condition may qualify for additional services including care coordination, therapy and medication support. Priorities given to Medi-Cal recipients. Medicare, insurance, and sliding scale fee.
www.santacruzhealth.org

 

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES Human Services Department

1400 Emeline Avenue, Building K, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 454-4101
1-866-580-4357 Available 24/7
County program provides services on behalf of elderly and dependent adults who are unable to protect themselves from abuse, neglect or exploitation. Crisis intervention.
www.santacruzhumanservices.org

 

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUPS (831) 462-1818

Support groups for relatives and friends of alcoholics. Call for meeting places and times.
www.district23alanon.org

 

AA (ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS)

5732 Soquel Drive, Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 475-5782
24-hour hotline. A fellowship of people helping others to recover from alcoholism.
www.aasantacruz.org

 

CONFLICT RESOLUTION CENTER

614 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 475-6117
Offers mediation, conflict resolution services, and trainings by trained community members. Sliding scale fees.
www.crcsantacruz.org
email info@crcsantacruz.org

 

ENCOMPASS COMMUNITY SERVICES

380 Encinal Street, Suite 200, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 469-1700
Provides services in behavioral health, family and social well-being, substance use recovery, programs, housing, and more. Access to positive social, economic, and educational opportunities.
www.encompasscs.org

 

FAMILY SERVICE AGENCY OF THE CENTRAL COAST

104 Walnut Avenue, Suite 208, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-9444
2901 Park Avenue, Suite A-3, Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 346-6767
Counseling for individuals, couples and families. Adjusted fee scale. Medicare and Medi-Cal. Also offers these programs of interest to seniors (see separate entries in this directory):

I-You Venture............................................(831) 459-8917

Senior Outreach Program

Santa Cruz.................................................(831) 459-9351

Watsonville ................................................(831) 728-9009

Suicide Prevention

Crisis line ...................................................(831) 458-5300

Toll-free crisis line .....................................1-877-663-5433

Survivors Healing Center........................(831) 423-7601

WomenCARE ...........................................(831) 457-2273

www.fsa-cc.org

 

HOSPICE OF SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

940 Disc Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066
65 Nielson Street, Suite 121, Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 430-3000
Individual and group support for people grieving the death of a family member or friend. Sliding scale fee. (See Home Care.)
www.hospicesantacruz.org

 

MENTAL HEALTH CLIENT ACTION NETWORK

1051 Cayuga Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 469-0462
Support services for mental health clients.
www.mhcan.org

 

MONARCH SERVICES

1509 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 425-4030 Business
1-888-900-4232 Crisis line
233 East Lake Avenue, Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 722-4532
Services for anyone dealing with domestic violence and sexual assault. Support groups, counseling, restraining orders and shelter. Bilingual services available. www.monarchscc.org

 

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA REGION – Santa Cruz Area (GBA) Sutter Hospital Sutter Room

2900 Chanticleer Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
Sundays 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Online information:
https://www.naranoncentralca.org/
Contact: naranonsantacruzsos@gmail.com
For relatives and friends who are concerned about the addiction or drug problem of another.
Sharing Experience, Strength and Hope
The Bison Center at The Camp Recovery Center
3192 Glen Canyon Road, Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Fridays 6:30 - 7:45 pm
(831) 588-3700 (for information)

 

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS
1-855-562-2789
Santa Cruz Narcotics Anonymous
P.O. Box 5143, Santa Cruz, CA 95063

www.santacruzna.org

 

NATION'S FINEST

1658 Soquel Drive, Suite B, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
(831) 477-7515
Provides case management, benefits counseling and outreach for veterans and their families. Assists with housing for at-risk veterans.
www.nationsfinest.org

 

SANTA CRUZ COUNTY VETERANS CENTER

1350 41st Avenue, Suite 104, Capitola, CA 95010
(831) 464-4575
Offers readjustment counseling, psycho-social assessments and evaluations, support groups and information and referral for veterans.
www.va.gov

 

SENIOR OUTREACH PROGRAM

Family Service Agency of the Central Coast
104 Walnut Avenue, Suite 208, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Offers counseling services by trained volunteer senior peer counselors.

Senior Outreach Program

Santa Cruz.................................................(831) 459-9351

Watsonville ................................................(831) 728-9009

www.fsa-cc.org

 

SUICIDE PREVENTION

Family Service Agency of the Central Coast

Crisis line ...................................................(831) 458-5300

Toll-free crisis line .....................................1-877-663-5433

24 hour multi-lingual crisis line and support groups for people who have lost someone to suicide.

www.fsa-cc.org

 

SURVIVORS HEALING CENTER

Family Service Agency of the Central Coast
104 Walnut Avenue, Suite 201, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-7601
Provides group support in Santa Cruz and Watsonville for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Community outreach and education.
www.fsa-cc.org

 

TELECARE SANTA CRUZ COUNTY CRISIS STABILIZATION PROGRAM

2250 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Crisis Stabilization Program (CSP)........(831) 600-2800

Psychiatric Health Facility (PHF) ...........(831) 600-2801

Formerly Dominican Hospital Behavioral Health Unit for psychiatric evaluation and treatment.
www.telecarecorp.com/santa-cruz-county-csp

 

WALNUT AVENUE FAMILY AND WOMEN'S CENTER

303 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 426-3062
Dedicated to improving the quality of life for women, children, and families in Santa Cruz County through economic, physical, and emotional interactive supportive programs for survivors of domestic violence.
www.wafwc.org