For Mental Health Services For Foster Youth

Children in foster care can often benefit from mental health services. If the child has a social worker, it is their responsibility to help find appropriate services from providers who accept Medi-Cal. You can also contact the Department of Mental Health (“DMH”) Access Line at 1 800 854 7771 or the social services information line at 211.

There are different types of services¬†available depending on the child’s needs, as well as many different types of providers.