SAFTY is a mobile Crisis triage and crisis hotline for all youth in Santa Barbara County up through the age of 20. SAFTY provides quick and accessible service to families by providing specialized crisis intervention, in-home support and linkage to mental health services, follow up post crisis and working in collaboration with the child’s existing service providers, SAFTY seeks to keep youth and families safe in their homes and communities.
Levels of Care
crisis response & hotlines
Counseling Services
Resource & Referral Support
resource or wellness navigator
Overview of Programs & Services

The goal of SAFTY [Safe Alternatives for Treating Youth] is to prevent psychiatric hospitalization and decrease the use of emergency rooms and law enforcement for mental health crisis by helping families develop improved conflict resolution skills, communication skills, and developing plans for managing crisis in the future.

School-Based Services & Programs
preschool, K-6, junior high, high school
Services for undocumented Individuals provided?
Fee for Services
FREE services.
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Santa Barbara County
ZIP Code
93105, 93455
Organization Type