Posted: January 26, 2023
CalMHSA is part of the Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program run by the California Department of Health Care Services, in response to the COVID-19 emergency.
CalMHSA helps fund, develop, and implement mental health services at the state, regional, and local levels. CalHOPE delivers crisis counseling support for Californians impacted by COVID-19, with funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
- All Californians
- African American/Black
- Asian and Pacific Islanders
- Youth and Young Adults
Posted: June 30, 2022
Marijuana usage and popularity continue to increase as it becomes more widely legal and socially acceptable. StayHonest has developed a Comprehensive Guide for Parents Talking to Their Teenagers About Cannabis which can help health centers and families in the community navigate and address cannabis use disorder (CUD) in adolescents.
Posted: April 26, 2022
CCALAC member health centers have developed resources and tools to help support integrated models of care, workforce development, and clinic operations in the behavioral health space. These resources and tools are now available for others to use or adapt in their own organizations.
Posted: October 14, 2020
Substance abuse and addiction rates in the transgender community are much higher than the cisgender community and 40% of transgender youth report being depressed most, if not all, the time. Sunshine Behavioral Health has developed a guide on Substance Abuse and Mental Health in the Transgender Community which can help health centers navigate and address these unique issues and challenges faced by the transgender community.
Posted: May 23, 2018
This toolkit aims to support LA County organizations in establishing meaningful and sustainable relationships to jointly serve LA County residents.
|Tool Kit||Resource (Click on the links below)|
Tools to help locate medical, mental health, and substance use disorder treatment services.
|Interactive/ Searchable Health Providers Map|
|Find a Clinic||Find a Clinic tool|
|LA County Department of Mental Health (DMH) Referral Pathways||DMH website
ACCESS Hotline: 1-800-854-7771
|DMH Health Coalition Meetings||Health Neighborhood information and meetings|
|LA County Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Prevention and Control (DPH-SAPC) Referral Pathways
Substance Abuse Service Helpline (SASH): 1-844-804-7500
|Social Services Directories
|211 LA County
211 LA is the central source for providing information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County.
One Degree makes it easy to find food, housing, job training, after-school programs, and much more.
MOU templates to help facilitate collaborative relationships between various providers.
Disclaimer: The information presented does not constitute legal advice.
|PCP and DMH MOU template|
Information for organizations who want to contract with DMH, DPH-SAPC, and DHS.
|DMH Master Agreement List|
|Warm Hand Off Guides
Policies and procedures samples.
|Valley Community Healthcare:|
|Case Conferencing Guides||Case conferencing for internal staff|
|Telemedicine Guides||Tarzana Treatment Centers, Inc.:|
|Data Sharing Guide||State of California Office of Health Information Integrity: State Health Information Guidance on Sharing BH Information in CA|
Trainings on behavioral health integration.
|Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County Training Center|
|Behavioral Health Toolkits||Integrated Behavioral Health Partners|