San Mateo County Social Services for Health

Find San Mateo 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 Health Department 150 North Hill Drive Brisbane CA 94005 415-330-6353

San Mateo County Health Department 225 37th Avenue San Mateo CA 94403 650-573-2541


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.

Redwood San Mateo County Mental Health Department 400 Edmonds Road Redwood CA 94062 650-839-1810

San Mateo County CA Mental Health Department 2000 Alameda de las Pulgas San Mateo CA 94403 650-372-8540

San Mateo County California Mental Health Department 222 Paul Scannell Drive San Mateo CA 94402 650-312-5322

San Mateo County Mental Health Department 225 Cabrillo Highway South Half Moon Bay CA 94019 650-726-6369

San Mateo San Mateo County Mental Health Department 21 Tower Road San Mateo CA 94402 650-312-5322


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.

San Mateo County Victims Assistance 1024 Mission Road South San Francisco CA 94080 650-877-5494