Mental Health Services

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How Can You Get Mental Health Services?


Mental Health Access Team

Simply call the Mental Health Access Team to request services and an over-the-phone assessment in order to be referred to an appropriate mental health service provider. This includes Mental Health Medi-Cal Service Providers and Prevention & Early Intervention and Mental Health Respite Service Providers.

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm (24/7 for Mental Health Crisis Calls)
(916) 875-1055 or toll free (888) 881-4881 
Fax (916) 875-1190

Hope Cooperative Peer Support Line

​Feeling anxious and need support? Hope Cooperative's Peer Navigators are available and ready to listen.
Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
1 (855) 502-3224

This line will be available during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic


The Source Support Line for Youth and Caregivers

​Feeling alone, stressed, or sad? Call or text 916-SUPPORT (787-7678) for 24/7 support.


​​Presumptive Transfer of Medi-Cal (AB 1299)

Presumptive transfer means a prompt transfer of the responsibility for the provision of, or arranging and payment for, specialty mental health services from the county of original jurisdiction to the county in which a foster child resides. To notify the Sacramento County Mental Health Plan of presumptive transfer or a waiver of transfer, email the appropriate notification information to or fax the notification to (916) 854-8897.


Consumer-Operated Warm Line

Just need someone to talk to? Individuals with lived experience offer supportive listening, referrals to mental health resources, and more.

Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
(916) 366-4668

Community Support Team

Staff support individuals with navigating mental health services, provide field-based assessments, and can refer to other community resources as needed.

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
(916) 874-6015

Community Support Team brochure

Mental Health Crisis Triage Services

We provide support during a crisis through several community-based programs. Support is provided via phone, in person, and secured website. Interventions may include: in the moment support, mediation, follow-up support, information and referrals, and linkage to outpatient mental health services. 

Mental Health Crisis Triage Services webpage

Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic

Provides services on a walk-in basis to individuals of all ages who are experiencing a mental health and/or co-occurring substance abuse crisis. 

To support guidelines associated with COVID-19, our hours of operation have temporarily changed.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, hours of operation are subject to change.  Please call ahead of your visit to verify that the MHUCC is open.

Monday - Friday, 10 am - 8 pm (last walk-in at 7 pm)
Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays, 10 am - 6pm (last walk-in at 5 pm)
2130 Stockton Boulevard, Building 300, Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 520-2460

If you or a loved one have an immediate mental health and/or co-occurring substance abuse need and are contemplating using an emergency room, the Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic is a resource with a team of peers, clinicians, and medical staff who can assist in a calm and supportive environment. 

Local 24-Hour Suicide Prevention Hotline

24 hours per day/7 days per week
(916) 368-3111 or Toll Free (800) 273-8255

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255


Sacramento County Online Resources

Mental Illness: It's Not Always What You Think:

Stop Stigma Sacramento


Learn about bullying prevention:

Sacramento Countywide Bullying Prevention Project


Mental Health Plan Members' Handbook

Mental Health Plan Members' Handbook, a guide to Medi-Cal Mental Health Services.