Contra Costa County Social Services for Health

Find Contra Costa County California social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.

A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.

California State Health Department 850 Marina Bay Parkway Richmond CA 94804 510-412-1502

Contra Costa County Health Department 597 Center Avenue Martinez CA 94553 925-313-6712

Contra Costa County Health Department 100 South 39th Street Richmond CA 94804 510-231-8555

Contra Costa Health Department 2355 Stanwell Circle Concord CA 94520 925-646-5275

A Mental Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides social services to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Mental Health Departments offer a range of services, including housing assistance, employment programs, and services for people with developmental disabilities. Mental Health Departments may also offer substance abuse treatment services and counseling services for individuals, groups, and families. Many also offer programs to help people with behavioral health issues to avoid jail and hospital visits.

Contra Costa County California Mental Health Department 10 Douglas Drive Martinez CA 94553 925-313-1150

Contra Costa County Mental Health Department 2425 Bisso Lane Concord CA 94520 925-521-5700

West County Mental Health Department 2523 El Portal Drive San Pablo CA 94806 510-215-3730

A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.

Contra Costa County Victims Assistance 100 South 37th Street Richmond CA 94804 510-374-3186