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1. Achieving Positive Thinking Worldwide

Publications: http://www.achievingpositivethinkingworldwide.org/

Address: 5170 Golden Foothill Parkeway
City: El Dorado Hills State: CA Zip: 957629608

Contact Person: Yvette Kelley
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9169520854
Email: info@achievingpositivethinkingworldwide.org

Descriptions: The mission of Achieving Positive Thinking Worldwide (APTW) is to improve mental wellness by teaching and educating people, especially women, who are dissatisfied, how to plan and to implement the skills and the confidence essential to make positive life choices by increasing employment and educational successes through proven positive thinking technique and strategies by providing positive thinking counseling, support from coaches and social workers, career mentoring, anger management classes, parenting enrichment groups, clothing for work and/or school, assistance with legal resources and a lifetime support network connecting to a community of positive thinkers. Keywords: education, counseling, international, mental health, women

2. All Things Right and Relevant

Publications: http://www.rrconsignments.org/index.html

Address: 2801 Spafford Street
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Claire Grindall or Nadia Trauner
Contact's Position: Manager
Phone: 5307599648
Email: areurelevant@gmail.com
Hours: 10-7 PM T-Sat

Descriptions: All Things Right and Relevant is a nonprofit consignment shop that provides supplemental funding for twelve non-profit agencies serving the mental health needs of Yolo County. The store is staffed primarily by volunteers and help is needed in many areas, including:
* Sales Associates
* Accessory Specialists
* Carpenters
* Photographers
* Wardrobe Consultants
* Merchandisers
* Seamstresses
* Mentors for Cottage Industries
* Computer Skills

Volunteers receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

Donations are also accepted for the store by calling (530) 759-9646.

Keywords: mentor/tutor, mental health, counseling

3. Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Yolo County

Publications: http://www.namiyolo.org/

Address: P.O. Box 447
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Nancy Temple
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5307568181__
Email: friends@namiyolo.org
Hours: after five PM

Descriptions: Alliance for the Mentally Ill is a program of education and support for relatives of a loved one who is mentally ill, emphasizing self-education, improving community attitudes toward the mentally ill, and advocacy for improved care and treatment of the mentally ill. The Alliance sponsors an annual educational program about effective disorders and a monthly family support group called "Caring and Sharing". Keyword: mental health, education

4. Asian Pacific Community Counseling

Publications: http://www.apccounseling.org/

Address: 7273 14th Avenue, Suite 120B
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95820

Contact Person: Sue Chow
Contact's Position: Clinical Program Manager
Phone: 9163836783
Email: info@apccounseling.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Asian Pacific Community Counseling utilizes a multicultural and multilingual framework in providing mental health counseling, youth diversion programs, tobacco and drug education, and community social services to the Asian Pacific Islander community in Sacramento County. Volunteers are needed to gather materials for workshops, fundraising events, youth activities and outreach programs. They will acquire knowledge of co-counseling and individual mental health counseling and will assist office administrative / clerical work. Bilingual students in the fields of psychology and sociology are preferred. Volunteers must show sensitivity to individuals from multi-ethnic communities and have the initiative to learn new tasks. Keywords: Mental Health, Counseling, Youth, outreach, health

5. California Coalition for Youth

Publications: http://www.calyouth.org/

City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact's Position: Program Director, CA Youth Crisis Line
Phone: 9163400505
Email: info@calyouth.org
Hours: 24 hrs, 7 days a week

Descriptions: Services Provided: Confidential crisis intervention counseling, resource referrals and a neutral message center to youth and families in high risk situations including abuse, neglect, exposure to AIDS and STDs, gangs, substance abuse, runaway and homelessness. Keyword: mental health, youth, substance abuse

6. Citizens Commission on Human Rights

Address: 926 J Street, Suite 519
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Melissa Bittner
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164474599
Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 10-4pm

Descriptions: Helps victims of psychiatric abuses of human rights and their families to take whatever appropriate action is necessary to bring the perpetrator(s) to justice. Does not give medical or legal advice. Documents and files complaints with the proper law enforcement and/or licensing board. Investigates, documents and exposes psychiatric abuse and criminality. Keywords: mental health

7. Consumer Self-Help

Publications: http://www.consumersselfhelp.org/

Address: 7000 Franklin Blvd., Suite 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95823

Phone: 9163949195
Hours: M-F 8:30-4pm

Descriptions: A drop-in day program operated by mental health consumers for mental health consumers, structured with numerous self-help groups planned by the consumer membership. Peer counseling and peer advocacy, arts and crafts, social and recreational activities, community meals, math/reading/GED tutoring, occasional clothing, laundry services, showers, emergency food and other support. Other site: Consumer Self Help - North Center (916) 348-1428 4972 Date Avenue, Sacramento 95841 Mike Wheeler, Program Director Keywords: mental health, recreation, emergency, hunger

8. Dignity Health: Yolo Adult Day Health Center

Publications: https://www.dignityhealth.org/sacramento/services/yolo-adult-day-health-services/yolo-adult-day-health-center

Address: 20 N Cottonwood Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Beth Conn-Ossenfort
Contact's Position: Assistant Social Worker
Phone: 5306668828
Email: Beth.Conn-Ossenfort@DignityHealth.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5:30pm

Descriptions: Program offers a variety of clinical and recreational opportunities for students interested in working with a diverse population (frail elders, dementia, traumatic brain impairment, developmental disabilities, and psychiatric patients). Areas of opportunity includes nursing, social work, and recreational/physical/occupational/speech therapy. Complementary therapies welcomed such music, art, yoga, aroma, garden and more. Keywords: mental health, recreation, elderly

9. El Hogar Mental Health and Community Service Center

Publications: http://www.elhogarinc.org/volunteers/

Address: 3780 Rosin Court, Suite 110
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95834

Phone: 9164410226
Email: info@elhogarinc.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm, W 8am-6pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: A multidisciplinary team of mental health care professionals providing culturally sensitive mental health services to seriously and persistently mentally ill clients. Services include medication supportive services, mental health supportive services, social rehabilitation groups, referrals and linkages in community. Keywords: mental health

10. Futures Explored, Inc

Publications: http://www.futures-explored.org/index.html

Address: 8801 Folsom Blvd., Suite 162
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Contact Person: Nancy Fiorini
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9166431656
Email: lindseydyba@futures-explored.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: Vocational rehabilitation and support services to adults with developmental disabilities, primarily mental retardation, traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, cerebral palsy and autism. Employability assessment, job placement, on-the-job training and follow-up services. Keywords: mental health, health

11. Grassroots Campaigns

Publications: http://www.grassrootscampaigns.com/

Address: 2400 22nd St #230
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Caitlyn Hughes or Hitesh Bussie
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164461100
Email: info@grassrootscampaigns.com

Descriptions: Grassroots Campaigns specializes in running face-to-face outreach campaigns for progressive advocacy groups, humanitarian organizations, and political campaigns. We are currently working on behalf of a range of partners including the Save the Children, The Southern Poverty Law Center, the ACLU, Sierra Club, and Oxfam America to raise awareness, identify new supporters, raise funds, and win concrete victories for change. We also run field campaigns to register and mobilize voters, pass legislation through grassroots advocacy, and build long-term volunteer networks. Keywords: Animals, Cultural, Disabled Persons, Education, Emergency, Environment, Health, Housing, Hunger, International, Legal, Lobbyists, Mental Health, Mentor/Tutor, Organizations, Outreach, Recreation, Women, Youth

12. Human Resources Consultants, Inc. (HRC)

Publications: www.hrcrst.org

Address: 3727 Marconi Ave
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95821

Contact Person: Sara Collette
Contact's Position: LMFT, Clinical Director
Phone: 9164856500
Email: Collettes@hrcrst.org
Hours: 8am 5pm Monday-Friday

Descriptions: Human Resources Consultants, Inc. (HRC) is dedicated to assisting persons with psychiatric disabilities to believe in their own competencies and their ability to recover and lead meaningful and productive lives. Keywords: counseling, mental health

13. Lutheran Social Services

Publications: http://lssnorcal.org/

Address: 2980 35th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958173116

Contact Person: Sue Laliberte
Contact's Position: Area Director
Phone: 9164532900x217
Email: slaliberte@lssnorcal.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: Programs under Lutheran Social Services include: 1. Transitional Housing Program for Families Transitional Housing for homeless families. Services include; housing, case management, childrens services, life skills education, family therapy, and employment/skills development support. 2. Building Bridges Case management for previously homeless individuals and families that have graduated from either transitional housing or a shelter. Services include; life skills education (financial literacy, parenting,) linkage to community resources, and employment/skills development support. 3. Saybrook Site-based permanent supportive housing for homeless families with disabilities. Services include: housing, case management, AOD assessment and treatment, drug testing, life skills education, employment services, youth programming, and on-site childcare. 4. Adolfo (Sacramento program) Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. 5. Project HOPE (Stockton program) - Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. For information on these programs, (916) 453-2900 Keywords: housing, mental health, disabled persons, youth, religious

14. NAMI California

Publications: http://www.namicalifornia.org/

Address: 1111 Howe Avenue, Suite 475
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Contact Person: Marcie Larkey
Contact's Position: Director of Development
Phone: 9165670163
Email: nami.california@namica.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Support, information and education for families of the seriously mentally ill; referrals to local family support groups and other agencies. Client and legislative advocacy. Keywords: mental health, legal

15. NAMI Yolo

Publications: http://www.namiyolo.org/volunteer.html

Address: NAMI-Yolo, PO Box 447
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Phone: 5307568181
Email: friends@namiyolo.org friends@namiyolo.org

Descriptions: The Yolo County California chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness is a grass roots, self-help, support and advocacy non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with psychiatric disorders, which include schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, clinical depression, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and severe emotional disorders in children. To volunteer, please see the website above or call the phone number. Keywords: mental health

16. Next Move

Publications: www.nextmovesacramento.org

Address: 2925 m4th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95817

Contact Person: Amber Pickens
Contact's Position: Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9164542120 ext 302
Email: apickens@nextmovesacramento.org
Hours: M-F 9am - 5pm

Descriptions: Next Move (formerly Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center) is a profound force in moving homeless families and individuals to self-sufficiency and self-reliance. Started as a Family Shelter program in 1972 to meet the basic needs of seven homeless families, the agency now serves an average of 500 people each day. Our mission is to assist families with children and individuals toward self-reliance. At first, our mission was to provide shelter to help ease people out of homelessness. But, as our clients' needs have changed, we too have had to grow our services to meet these changing needs. Our expanded services include providing individual success plans, self-sufficiency workshops and groups on living skills, parenting, budgeting, housing, health and mental health care, housing relocation assistance, employment readiness and community support services. Next Move's shelters, temporary housing and permanent housing, bolstered by an ever-growing list of services, continues to make visible and measurable changes in people's lives. Our current mission is to assist families with children and individuals toward self-reliance. Keywords: hunger, health, emergency, housing, counseling, youth

17. PRO Youth & Families

Publications: http://proyouthandfamilies.org/

Address: 5299 Auburn Blvd.
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95841

Contact Person: Dimitrius Stone
Contact's Position: Director of Programs
Phone: 9165763300x314
Email: dimitriuss@proyouthandfamilies.org
Hours: 8:30-5:00 M-F

Descriptions: PRO Youth and Families confronts the trauma youth, families, and communities face by inspiring, educating, and mobilizing young people. We make a difference by keeping young people off the streets, out of prison and away from alcohol, drugs, and gangs by providing them with meaningful and life-changing opportunities. We are committed to strengthening youth -- and their families and communities -- by developing neighborhood networks, identifying and addressing needs, and by providing training and other resources. Volunteer Services needed are project based, youth after school programs help, operations projects. Keywords: mental health, prison, substance abuse, youth

18. Sacramento County Health and Human Services Department

Publications: http://www.dhhs.saccounty.net/Pages/DHHSHome.aspx

Address: 7001 East Parkway
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95823

Contact Person: Tammy Liu
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9168752027
Email: liut@saccounty.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Responsible for overall organization and administration of health and human services in Sacramento County delivered through the division of Public Health Promotion and Education, Child Protective Services, Services for Seniors and Adults, Primary Health Services, and Mental Health Promotion, Treatment and Outreach. Programs that use volunteers: Oak Park Health Center (916) 875-2995 Acute episodic care for common childhood illnesses, well child exams, and pediatric immunizations. Primary Care Center (916) 874-9670 Primary care services including treatment for illnesses such as colds, ear infections, hypertension and minor injuries for eligible medically indigent adults. Chest Clinic (916) 874-9823 Screening, preventative therapy and treatment for tuberculosis. AIDS Education and Prevention Unit (916) 875-6022 Community outreach, education and coordination for AIDS prevention. Vital Record (916) 875-5345 Registration and provision of certified copies of birth and death certificates in Sacramento County. Women, Infants and Children Nutrition (916) 427-5500 Supplemental food vouchers for low-income pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and for children older than age 5 who are at nutritional risk. Public Administrator (916) 874-9627 Probates a deceased person's estate under given circumstances. In Home Supportive Services (916) 874-9377 Responsible for the eligibility determination and assessment of need for supportive services for people who need assistance with the activities of daily living, and who cannot remain in their homes without such assistance. Out of Home Care (Adults) (916) 874-9377 Helps individuals who cannot live in their own homes and need help with placement in a licensed board and care home or skilled nursing facility; serves people who do not have a family member or other agency to provide assistance. Adult Protective Services (916) 874-9377 Responsible for the receipt, investigation, and assessment of reports pertaining to abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation of elderly and dependent adults. County Mental Health Treatment Center (916) 875-1000 24-hours phone and walk-ins crisis intervention for children, adolescents and adults, and adult inpatient care. Public Health Nursing Services (916) 648-0982 Service provided in the home. Counseling services to individuals and families regarding health-related problems. Out of Home Care Services for Children (916) 875-5696 Arranges temporary or long-term 24-hours care in a licensed foster home or facility for children unable to remain in their own homes under court order. Senior and Adult Services Division (916) 874-9598 Programs focused on preventing or correcting conditions which cause elderly and dependent adults to be abused, neglected or financially exploited by others. Immunization Program (916) 875-7468 Information resource for public school personnel on implementation of the School Immunization Law Tobacco Education Program (916) 875-5869 Community coordination of tobacco use prevention and education Health Care for the Homeless (916) 875-6180 Service provided at county clinics. Medical, dental and mental health services for homeless people in Sacramento County. Smile Keepers (916) 875-5471 School-based dental health education and prevention program. Childhood Illness & Injury Prevention Program (916) 875-5869 Education for parents and general community on importance of infant and toddler immunizations, home safety, car seat safety and other topics promoting the health of young children through community outreach activities. Care-A-Van (916) 875-0848 Mobile health promotion services including health education, counseling, community outreach, HIV antibody testing, STD testing and treatment, family planning, immunizations and referrals. Keywords: youth, health, elderly, mental health, substance abuse, women

19. Sacramento County Regional Parks, Recreation and Open Space

Publications: http://www.sacparks.net/

Address: 3711 Branch Center Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Kathi Barber
Phone: 9163810246
Email: info@sacparks.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: A countywide system of regional parks, golf courses and open space areas. Performs maintenance and operational duties for all County park facilities and design and implements recreation programs, special events, and large group picnic services. Programs that use volunteers: Effie Yeaw Nature Center (916) 489-4918 Carmichael Regional nature center and 77-acre nature study area along the American River with special emphasis on the natural and cultural history of the Sacramento Region. American River Natural History Association (916) 657-4620 Carmichael Supports the Effie Yeaw Center and assists with educational tours, programs, museum exhibits, and publications about the Effie Yeaw Center and the American River Parkway. Therapeutic Recreation Services - Recreation for People with Disabilities (916) 381-0255 Service provided at parks, community centers and other sites throughout the community. Therapeutic recreation programs for people with mental, physical, sensory, developmental and emotional impairments or special needs. Keywords: environment, disabled persons, mental health

20. Salvation Army

Publications: http://sacramentoarc.salvationarmy.org/

Address: 1200 North B Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Cruz Gusman
Contact's Position: Shelter Services Director
Phone: 9164529388
Email: mediarelations@usn.salvationarmy.org
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: Shelter Services: Lodging and meals provided to homeless single men and women for 30 to 120 days, including a support system of multiple resources and specialize programs. Job development, computer training, employment counseling, mental health services, recreational activities and substance abuse counseling. Alcoholics Anonymous, alternative housing, spiritual counseling, chapel services, and bible studies also offered. Casework, counseling, and referral services provided to address other areas of need. Other programs under the Salvation Army that use volunteers, Adult Rehabilitation Center (916) 441-5267 Six-month residential social model treatment program for men with treatable handicap (I.e., alcoholism, drug abuse, anger of other abuse issues). Sacramento Citadel Corps Center (916) 452-9388 Religious programs, fellowship, and recreation for all ages. Child Development Center (916) 451-4230 Strives to meet the needs of individual children and encourage emotional, social, intellectual, and physical growth. Ray Robinson Oak Park Community Center (916) 452-9388 Educational, recreational, social and spiritual programs for all persons in a safe and secure environment regardless of age, race, religion, creed, color or gender. Keywords: housing, recreaton, youth, substance abuse, hunger

21. Southeast Asian Assistance Center

Publications: http://www.saacenter.org/

Address: 5625 24th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Laura Leonelli
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9164211036
Email: seacenter@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F 8:30-noon, 12:30-5pm

Descriptions: Mental Health Program assists the Russian, Southeast Asian and Ukranian populations in obtaining and utilizing mental health services. Community organization, community training and community client contact services. Assists other agencies in case conferences, problem solving and consultation on Southeast Asian, Russian and Ukranian population and cultures. Language translation, cultural interpretation, crisis intervention, pre-assessment of client needs, supportive informal counseling, information and referral, case consultation/problem solving, facilitation to direct services, home visits and office visits. Drug abuse prevention and education program for minority youth and adults includes workshops, home visits, and access to substance abuse treatment programs. Keywords: mental health, couseling, cultural

22. Stanford Youth Solutions

Publications: https://www.youthsolutions.org/

Address: 8912 Volunteer Lane
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Contact Person: Laura Stainforth or Carrie Johnson
Contact's Position: Development and Marketing Coordinator (Laura) / Development and Marketing Director (Carrie)
Phone: 9163440199
Email: LStainforth@youthsolutions.org/CJohnson@youthsolutions.org
Hours: M-Thurs 8:30am-5:30pm ; Friday: 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: Stanford Youth Solutions empowers youth and families to solve serious challenges that threaten their ability to stay together. We provide intensive, individualized programs that are proven effective for young people and families in difficult circumstances. They become stable and capable through our research-based, individualized approach. We are determined to give each and every child a chance at a healthy, productive, and self-sufficient life. It is our unwavering commitment to the sustainable success of our young people and their families. Our mission is: Inspiring sustainable change for young people and their families and empowering them to solve serious challenges together. Keywords: mental health, youth

23. Strategies 4 Change

Publications: http://www.strategies4change.org/

Address: 4330 Auburn Blvd. Suite 220
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95841

Contact Person: Melissa
Phone: 9164735764
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Strategies for Change provides fully integrated mental health and substance abuse treatment for individuals and families in North and South Sacramento. Expertise in addiction/trauma, parenting coaching, mental health counseling and medication management. For a complete listing of programs and services, please visit www.strategies4change.org. Address: North Site: 4330 Auburn Blvd. Suite 220 Sacramento, CA 95841 (916) 473-5764 South Site 7000 Franklin Blvd. Suite 110 Sacramento, CA 95823 ****NOTICE**** We will be moving to our new location in late June 2007. The new South Site location will be: 4343 Williamsborough Drive, Sacramento, CA 95823 Keywords: women, counseling, mental health

24. Suicide Prevention of Yolo County

Publications: http://www.suicidepreventionyolocounty.org/?page_id=36

Address: P.O. Box 622
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Ting Ting Lee
Contact's Position: Crisis Line Director
Phone: 5307567542
Email: spyc@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: The mission of Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services of Yolo County is to provide crisis prevention and intervention, education and community outreach services to the residents of Yolo County. Play a role in saving the lives of Yolo County residents. Join the dedicated volunteers who answer our phones the first point of human contact in the steps toward mental health. Volunteers undergo a 36-hour training program in which they develop the skills needed to manage issues of depression, suicide, family relationship conflicts and mental illness. Initially, volunteers serve six hours per week and donate a one-year service commitment upon successful completion of the training program. Please join us. Your voice and your ear are more valuable than you can imagine. Volunteers have been, and continue to be the backbone of this agency. Quality training provides volunteers with the opportunity to participate in the increased well-being, not only of themselves, but of the community they live in. Keywords: counseling; emergency; health; mental health; organizations; volunteer groups; youth

25. Turning Point Community Programs

Publications: http://www.tpcp.org

Address: 3440 Viking Drive, Suite 114
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Deborah Roberts, LCSW, TICP
Contact's Position: Clinical Training Director
Phone: 9163648395x2028
Email: deborahroberts@tpcp.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: TPCP is a community based mental health agency with 38 programs in 8 California counties. Programs have served members of all ages for over 40 years. Some members are dually diagnosed with Developmental or Cognitive Disabilities and others have co-occurring substance use issues. TPCP provides integrated, cost-effective mental health services, employment and housing for adults, children and their families that promote recovery, independence and self-sufficiency. TPCP is committed to innovative and high-quality services that assist adults and children with psychiatric, emotional and/or developmental disabilities in achieving their goals. Contact TPCP to inquire about graduate internships for social workers, counselors, psychologists, med students, residents, PNPs, PAs, clinical nutritionists and sociology students. Key Words: Mental Health, Internships, Advocacy

26. Yolo Community Care Continuum

Publications: http://www.y3c.org/

Address: 285 W. Court Street, Suite 207 (PO Box 1101 Davis, CA 95617)
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Kacy Goulart
Contact's Position: Administration
Phone: 5307582160
Email: assist@y3c.org

Descriptions: Yolo Community Care Continuum (YCCC) is a non-profit agency servicing people with a mental illness in Northern California. We currently have programs located in Davis, Woodland, Roseville, and Auburn. We provide housing, direct services, education and advocacy for people with a mental illness. All of our programs are voluntary based and our programs provide client-driven services, which assists people to attain their highest level of mental health. YCCC strives to excel as a dynamic presence in our community. Programs: Farmhouse (located in Davis): a long term residential treatment program that offers a group living environment. Adults live and work cooperatively, learning the skills necessary to make a successful transition from a highly structured treatment environment to a less restricted form of independent living. Safe Harbor Crisis House (located in Woodland): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Harmony House (located in Auburn): an adult residential facility with a treatment component program that offers mentally ill individuals a group living environment. Adults live at Harmony House cooperatively; learn the skills necessary to live independently while receiving support from highly trained Mental Health Workers. Supportive Housing Program (office in Woodland): Cooperative living opportunities are provided through the YCCC housing project. Houses and congregate living apartments are located in Davis and Woodland. At each house, residents have their own room and do their own shopping and cooking. House meetings, facilitated by a YCCC Mental Health Worker, help residents to divide chores and resolve any issues that may arise between housemates. Staff also provides individual support to those who need help with activities of daily living or managing their mental health symptoms. Cornerstone (located in Roseville): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Keywords: mental health, treatment

27. Yolo County Department of Alcohol, Drug, and Mental Health

Publications: http://www.yolocounty.org/health-human-services/mental-health/mental-health-services

Address: 137 North Cottonwood Streetq
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Christina Hill-Coillot
Contact's Position: Deputy Director Clinical Services
Phone: 5306668516

Descriptions: The Yolo County Alcohol and Drug Programs Office offers various rehabilitation and prevention programs for youth and adults, in schools and on the job. 1. Employee Assistance Service: a program that helps employers develop and institute alcohol and drug policies. Additionally, the program trains and orients supervisors and employees on dealing with substance abuse problems - how to assess the problem, refer the abuser and make appropriate use of counseling services. 2. Beamer Street Residential Treatment and Detoxification Center: a seven day residential treatment program that provides an educational experience for men and women who wish to develop and maintain a sober lifestyle. The primary focus of the program is relapse prevention and includes group and individual counseling, drop-in support, and a 24-hour crisis line. 3. The School and Youth Outreach Program: functions to prevent and reduce youth alcohol and other drug related problems. The program provides counseling to high risk youth and their families, as well as drug/alcohol assessments, individual and family counseling, peer support groups, parent education, and positive alternatives such as Friday Night Live. The Davis address is 600 'A' Street, and the phone number is 757-5530. We have an office in West Sacramento: 500 Jefferson Blvd. West Sacramento, CA 95691 (916) 375-6350 Community Development Admin Drugs Couns Keywords: Community Development Admin Drugs Couns Substance Abuse