Older Adult Team
Our Access Team is the first contact to request mental health services, and can be reached at (707) 565-6900.
We provide outreach and engagement and outpatient specialty mental health treatment services to adults ages 60 and older. Our multidisciplinary team is able provide a wide array of services to older adults living with serious mental illness, including:
- Medication education, monitoring, and delivery
- Case management
- Visiting clients when hospitalized (either medically or psychiatrically) and facilitating communications between the medical and psychiatric staff for care and follow-up planning
- Transportation services, including attending important doctor’s appointments, having routine laboratory work, and participating in community-offered services to reduce isolation
We also maintain a relationship with the Bridges to Health program, which helps link clients to their primary care with much greater ease.
Our Outreach Liaison receives referrals from the Human Services Department's In-home Supportive Services and provides in-home assessment and care coordination for older adults who show symptoms of depression, serious mental illness, and/or suicidal thinking.
Funded by the Mental Health Services Act
This program receives funding through the voter-approved Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63). MHSA funding provides a broad continuum of prevention, early intervention and services, and the necessary infrastructure, technology and training elements to effectively support our local mental health services system.
Behavioral Health Division
Mental Health Hotlines
24-hour Access Line
24-Hour Crisis Services
Crisis Stabilization Unit
2225 Challenger Way, Santa Rosa
24-hour Suicide Prevention
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