Student Support Center



Foster Youth Help- a resource website specifically created for and dedicated to informing foster youth of rights, resources & benefits

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FY Resources



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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      Family Resource Center                 California Youth Connection     


       WHYsac              Connections for Youth, inc.      


  Wind Youth Services                       Something Special Inc.



Children's Mental Health Services

General Details

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

Crisis Intervention and Stabilization

Inpatient Hospitalization

Early Childhood Mental Health Services

HEARTS for Kids

Infant Mental Health Services

Parent Child Interaction Therapy

Quality Child-Care Consultation Team

Group Homes

Rate Classification Level (RCL) 12 and RCL 14 Group Homes


Intensive Mental Health Services

Fast Track Program


Flexible Integrated Treatment

Intensive Treatment Foster Care


Residential Based Services

Therapeutic Behavioral Services

Transcultural Wellness Center

Wraparound Services


Juvenile Justice Mental Health Services

Family Child Community Treatment Program

Juvenile Justice Diversion Treatment Program

Juvenile Justice Institutions

Multi-Systemic Therapy Program

Sacramento Assessment Center


Outpatient Mental Health Services

Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services Clinic 

Child Protective Services/Mental Health (CPS/MH) Assessment Team 

Children's Mental Health & Alcohol or Other Drug Specialization

Counseling, Rehabilitation, and Medication Support

Psychological Testing
Suicide Prevention 

Transition Age Services

Transitional Housing Program







Where to Find Us

Location: Library Building, L-125C (1st Floor in the Student Access Center)

Mon-Thurs: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:30am - 4:30 pm

Phone: (916) 691-7075