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.
New Cuyama Health Department 4711 California 166 New Cuyama CA 93254 661-766-2558
Santa Barbara County Health Department 2115 Centerpointe Pkwy Santa Maria CA 93455 805-346-8410
Santa Clara County Health Department 300 N San Antonio Rd Santa Barbara CA 93110 805-681-5375
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.
Santa Barbara County Adult Mental Health Department 401 East Cypress Avenue Lompoc CA 93436 805-737-7705
Santa Barbara County California Mental Health Department 4444 Calle Real Goleta CA 93110 805-681-5190
Santa Barbara County Mental Health Department 2034 De La Vina Street Santa Barbara CA 93105 805-884-6850