Resources – Mental Health

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


The Family Education and Resource Center ('FERC') is a new family/caregiver-centered program that provides information, education, advocacy and support services to family/caregivers of children, adolescents, transitional age youth, adults, and older adults with serious emotional disturbance or mental illness living in all regions of Alameda County. These services are provided in a culturally competent manner,

Family Education and Resource Center (FERC) – Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services (ACBHCS)2018-09-12T22:35:42-07:00

Young Life Capernaum Group


Young Life Capernaum begins Thursday, October 11 - 6- 7:30 pm. These meetings are special needs teens and youth ages 13-20 and provide self=esteem building atmosphere of fun, adventure and friendship! To attend, volunteer or for more information contact Kris Volkir, or call 925-846-6622. Location:  Valley Community Church, 4455 Del Valle Parkway, Pleasanton.

Young Life Capernaum Group2018-09-10T22:13:08-07:00

International OCD Foundation


The International OCD Foundation is a donor-supported nonprofit organization. The Foundation aims to improve outcomes for individuals with OCD (Obsessive compulsive disorder) and related disorders by providing resources and support for those affected by OCD,including individuals with OCD related disorders, their family members, friends, and loved ones. To obtain more information please visit the website

International OCD Foundation2018-03-21T17:45:13-07:00

Parkinson’s Support Groups- Pleasanton


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 Contact: Norm and Jackie Bardsley, 925-831-9940 A group exercise class for Parkinson's Disease and other neurological & mobility challenges is also offered. When: Thursdays, 9 AM - 10

Parkinson’s Support Groups- Pleasanton2017-08-13T23:43:02-07:00

12 Step Meetings


CrossWinds Church hosts Christ-centered 12 Step Meetings with separate meetings for: General Introduction to the 12 Steps, Substance Abuse, and Co-Dependency. The traditional practices of the 12 Step Program will be stressed. When: Dates and times to be determined. Contact:  Brie Lorey or call (925) 560-3800 for more information

12 Step Meetings2017-08-13T21:46:17-07:00

Crisis Support Services- Grief Counseling Services


CSS provides low-fee counseling to adults who are bereaved or affected by the traumatic loss through suicide, homicide, or sudden loss. Our support groups for suicide survivors and those who have attempted suicide are vital for isolated and at-risk individuals during times of loss. Individual, Group & Family Grief Counseling services are provided by counselors

Crisis Support Services- Grief Counseling Services2017-08-12T22:42:37-07:00

California Youth Crisis Line


The CA Youth Crisis Line is a free, 24/7 confidential phone counseling and resource referral service available to youth ages 12-24 and/or any adults supporting youth. CCY is a statewide, grassroots nonprofit organization that serves disconnected youth ages 12-24 throughout the state. Our membership consists of youth, youth advocates, and youth-serving agencies. CCY is governed by

California Youth Crisis Line2017-08-12T22:25:56-07:00

Adult Crisis Response Program (CRP)


The adult Crisis Response Program offers drop in service for adults – with Medi-Cal or no insurance – who are in real or perceived crisis can go into any of the Alameda County Behavioral Health CRP clinics and receive on-demand support from our CRP staff. Eligibility:   Adult 18 years and older - Medi-Cal or No

Adult Crisis Response Program (CRP)2017-08-12T21:58:23-07:00

East Bay Community Recovery Project (EBCRP)


EBCRP has provided substance abuse, mental health, and other health related services since 1989. With locations in Oakland and Hayward, California, we offer a full range of services from residential treatment for women and children to intensive counseling and vocational training. Youth and Families - Project Pride has assisted women and their children since 1993.

East Bay Community Recovery Project (EBCRP)2018-02-27T00:44:49-08:00

Autism Support Group


We are a group of parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers and interested parties who gather for support, education and sharing.  We share our love, joys and challenges in a completely non-judgmental and confidential setting. When:       the fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 PM Where:      St. Joan Catholic Church (bldg

Autism Support Group2017-08-12T20:49:52-07:00