The Santa Barbara County Department of Behavioral Wellness (BeWell) serves children who are Medi-Cal beneficiaries with serious emotional disturbance and/or substance use disorders. To obtain services, call the 24/7 ACCESS LINE, 888-868-1649 or visit our website.
Overview of Programs & Services
We operate 3 behavioral health clinics for children in Santa Barbara County:
- Santa Maria: 500 West Foster Road, 934-6385
- Santa Barbara: 429 N. San Antonio Road, 884-1600
- Lompoc: 401 East Ocean Avenue, 737-6600
If your child is in crisis, call 888-334-2777. The 24/7 behavioral health crisis helpline for children and teens is called SAFTY.