Resources – Mental Health

Big Heart Wellness Center/Food Pantry

2017-07-07T19:58:27+00:00 July 7th, 2017|

Grounded in the Interfaith Food Pantry and organically-grown Big Heart Garden, the Center offers food, nutritional education, legal assistance, mental health referrals and cooking classes to more than 200 clients each week. Help and advice with access to government programs is also available for Covered California (every Thursday, starting January 2016) and Calfresh (every 3rd Thursday)  We are registered

Recovery International, RI – Support Group

2017-06-29T18:05:02+00:00 March 24th, 2017|

Recovery International Meetings provide a safe space to receive guidance, fellowship, acceptance, and support from peers with similar problems.  Recovery International offers a cognitive behavioral training method developed by the late neuro psychiatrist, Dr. Abraham Low.  For over 75 years this method has helped members learn to to identify and manage negative thoughts, feelings, beliefs

Axis Community Health- Medical Care, Behavioral Health, WIC Program

2017-07-07T21:07:48+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

Medical Care for Children, Teens & Adults.  Women's health, prenatal care, immunizations, TB tests and pregnancy testing.  Behavioral Health including counseling, integrated behavioral health, Teen & Adult Substance Abuse Recovery Programs, DUI classes, drug testing for businesses and individuals. WIC Program a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children. Axis Community Health is a

NAMI- Tri-Valley Parent Resource and Support Group

2017-07-07T20:02:23+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

NAMI, (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Tri-Valley Parent Resource and Support Group meets for parents with children to age 17 diagnosed or suspected of having bipolar or other mood disorders.  The group is drop-in, no registration required and is free. When: Third Tuesday each month, 7-9 PM Where: Meet at Pathways To Wellness, 5674 Stoneridge

Bay Area Community Services, (BACS) – Wellness Centers

2017-07-07T19:13:03+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

Bay Area Community Services, (BACS) is a not-for-profit organization providing innovative, effective, strengths-based services to young adults, adults, older adults and their families.  Since 1953, BACS have served people in the Bay Area.  BACS mission is to uplift under-served individuals and their families by doing whatever it takes. Programs and Support provided in the following

ClutterLess, (CL) Support Group- Pleasanton

2017-07-07T19:12:04+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

ClutterLess, (CL) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, peer based, SELF- HELP SUPPORT GROUP for people who want to change their cluttering behavior on a deeper level than learning how to organize.   Support meetings are free, however a voluntary donation of $3 to $ 5 is appreciated.   By attending regular support meetings, we

Family Education and Resource Center, (FERC)- Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services, (ACBHCS)

2017-06-29T20:13:38+00:00 January 10th, 2017|

Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services, (ACBHCS) provides emergency and crisis support.  Family Education and Resource Center, FERC is a program which provides education, hope and support to families and caregivers of children, adolescents, transitional-age youth, adults and older adults with serious emotional disturbances or mental illness across all regions of Alameda County. FERC is

Parkinson’s Support Groups- Pleasanton

2017-06-29T20:18:59+00:00 December 6th, 2016|

Monthly Parkinson's Support Groups are available in the Tri-Valley. When: second Saturday of each month, 10:00 AM - Noon Where:  Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton A group exercise class for Parkinson's Disease and other neurological & mobility challenges is also offered. When: Thursdays, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:  Lynnewood United Methodist Church,

Counseling (Support and One on One) for Older Adults

2017-06-29T20:21:51+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County offers support groups and one on one counseling for older adults in North Oakland.   Pre-registration is required and the group size is limited to 8 participants.  Services are provided by counselors in training supervised by licensed therapists. There is a sliding scale fee based on income; no one

East Bay Community Recovery Project, (EBCRP)

2017-06-29T23:13:47+00:00 July 19th, 2016|

EBCRP offers a variety of programs for Youth & Families, Adults & Veterans, Incarcerated /Reentry and HIV/Hepatitis Affected. EBCR has office locations  in Oakland and Hayward. East Bay Community Recovery Project (EBCRP) supports self-sufficiency and wellness of individuals and families by providing comprehensive and integrated services for mental health, substance use and related health conditions