YOUTH & FAMILY MENTAL HEALTH & WELLNESS

Resource Directory

Find youth behavioral health and wellness resources for Santa Barbara County in our directory for ages 0-25 and their families.

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YOR Place – Youth Opioid Response
805-260-1108

YOR Place provides youth-driven community outreach, drop-in services, and access to prevention, intervention, treatment, medication for addiction treatment (MAT), and recovery services for youth (ages 12-24) who are misusing opioids and/or stimulants

Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups

Young Life Capernaum gives young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities the chance to experience fun and adventure, to develop fulfilling friendships, and to challenge their limits while building self-esteem through club, camp, and other exciting activities.

Regions
Other
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Young People in Recovery
805-280-5903

Recovery support services including all-recovery meetings, pro-social events, and workshops, aimed at educating and providing a safe supportive space for those in recovery. Open to all pathways of recovery and all ages (youth under 18 require parent/guardian consent). Family members and recovery allies also welcome.

Age Groups
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Levels of Care
recovery & postvention, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, education & workshops
Youth and Family Services, Channel Islands YMCA

Youth and Family Services, YMCA provides a continuum of care for youth, young adults, and their families. Our programs ensure youth have a safe place to live, a reliable system of support, healthy connections to safe adults, and access to the resources they need to thrive in their community. Programming is accessible at the St. George Youth Center, Noah's Anchorage Youth Shelter, My Home, and through the Street Outreach Support Program. We provide short-term mental health counseling to individuals and families at no cost. We operate a 24/7 crisis hotline 365 days per year. Crisis Hotline: 1-866-HELP-TEEN

Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta, Other
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, basic needs & financial assistance
Youth Making Change – Fund for SB
805-962-9164

Youth Making Change (YMC) is a teen-led grant-making program that provides young people with the opportunity to engage directly in organized philanthropy.

Age Groups
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
YouthWell
805-448-2426

YouthWell focuses on education, support, prevention, and early intervention, connecting youth and families to mental health and wellness resources before the crisis.

Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
education & workshops