Ventura County Social Services for Health

Find Ventura 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 1889 North Rice Avenue Oxnard CA 93030 805-604-2926

Ventura County Health Department 5740 Ralston Street San Buenaventura (Ventura) CA 93003 805-289-3349

Ventura County Health Department 4333 East Vineyard Avenue Oxnard CA 93036 805-981-5521


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.

Ventura County California Mental Health Department 1400 Vanguard Drive Oxnard CA 93033 805-385-8675

Ventura County Mental Health Department 702 County Square Drive Ventura CA 93003 805-658-4215