Age 4-10

Miles of
988, 911, 211, & Crisis Lines
988
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Levels of Care
crisis response & hotlines
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
American Indian Health & Services
805-681-7144
The Behavioral Health Department at American Indian Health & Services provides services that are reflective of the “Circle of Well-being” that encompasses the health of the mind, body and spirit. We offer individual and group counseling, and provide referrals linking clients to appropriate programs and agencies for counseling and treatment.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate), advocacy
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Boys & Girls Club
805-681-1315
Categories
To enable all young people, especially, those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc
Bridge Clinic – SB Neighborhood Clinics
805-324-8336
The Bridge Clinic of Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics (SBNC) serves patients with substance use disorders and a desire for treatment, with no unstable medical, psychiatric, or behavioral symptoms or problems that would require a higher level of care than an outpatient setting.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention, crisis resources & hotlines, recovery & postvention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Buellton Union School District
805-686-2767
Categories
Buellton Union School District serves students in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade at Oak Valley Elementary and Jonata Middle Schools. Students in our district are offered a variety of wellness resources and support.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
education & workshops
Regions
Santa Ynez Valley
Cal-FURS – CA Family Urgent Response System
833-939-3877
Cal-FURS is for current and former FOSTER YOUTH and their CAREGIVERS. Designed to provide immediate (24/7), trauma-informed support when they need it. Prevent placement moves. Preserve the relationship between the child or youth and their caregiver. Provide a trauma-informed alternative for families who previously resorted to calling 911 or law enforcement. Reduce hospitalizations, law enforcement contacts, and placement in out-of-home facilities. Promote healing as a family. Improve retention of current foster caregivers. Promote stability for youth in foster care, including youth in extended foster care.
Levels of Care
crisis response & hotlines
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
California Counseling Clinics
805-586-2400
We offer long-term therapy, brief therapy, group therapy, psychological assessments,
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Social Anxiety and Solution-Focused Single Session therapy.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
CALM
805-965-2376
CALM utilizes a variety of trauma-informed, evidence-based programs and services that effectively treat child abuse and promote healing, as well as programs successful in preventing childhood trauma through family strengthening and support. Services are provided to all in both Spanish and English, at a sliding scale or free of charge if needed; no one is turned away due to inability to pay.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, parenting classes, education & workshops
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Carpinteria Children’s Project
805-566-1600
Healthy families. Successful children. Strong community. It takes a village to raise a child, and the Carpinteria Children’s Project aims to coordinate the efforts in the village so that all families and children are healthy and successful. We are the coordinating hub of the Thrive Carpinteria Partner Network, a formal partnership of early childhood education and social services providers who serve families as a team. Even with the network, there are some gaps in services in Carpinteria, and so the Carpinteria Children’s Project provides direct services in early childhood education and family support. When other gaps in available services arise, we reach out to other resources in the county to fill them.

Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, crisis resources & hotlines, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, parenting classes, education & workshops, basic needs & financial assistance, legal services
Regions
Carpinteria
Carpinteria Unified School District
(805) 684-4511
The Carpinteria Unified School District, in partnership with the community and parents, believes that all students can learn and are capable of being successful in our diverse society. We are committed to providing a quality educational program in a caring, positive environment which promotes self-esteem and mutual respect. CUSD provides comprehensive child and adolescent mental health services that are child and family centered, culturally sensitive, and strengths based. Services are offered at schools and in the community to ensure greatest access.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, parenting classes, education & workshops
Regions
Carpinteria
Casa Pacifica Centers for Children & Families
805-366-4040
Casa Pacifica provides an array of Mental health services for youth within Santa Barbara County and Ventura County. Casa Pacifica offers adolescent and family services designed to treat victims of abuse and neglect, substance abuse, homelessness, and other behavioral and mental health issues. Our Camarillo, Santa Barbara, and Santa Maria offices work with more than 2,100 of the most vulnerable children and their families annually.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, parenting classes
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe, Ventura County
CenCal Health
(805) 685-9525
CenCal Health is the Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Plan for Santa Barbara County's low income residents. Medi-Cal ensures that children and adults with limited income and resources can receive medical, mental, and behavioral health services at little or no cost. CenCal HEALTH members have access to services addressing mild to moderate mental health challenges and substance use.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Children & Family Resource Services
(805) 964-4711 x4453
CFRS is a non-profit organization 501(c)(3) under the umbrella of the Santa Barbara County Education Office. We have three programs within our department:

Welcome Every Baby/Family Connects (WEB/FC) is an evidenced-based community-wide nurse home visitation program for parents of newborns and is inclusive of all income and socioeconomic levels. The visits assess maternal/newborn health and psychosocial status, provide parent education, and lactation support and a warm handoff to community services.

Health Linkages provides dental screening, oral health education and fluoride varnishes to low-income children in targeted subsidized preschool, childcare and elementary school programs in Santa Barbara County. The orthodontia program also provides braces for middle school youth in specific communities and schools.
Health screenings and social support services are offered to early childhood education and care programs. Access to health care is made available to community members of all ages through Medi-Cal enrollment and health navigation assistance.

Santa Barbara County Promotores Network operates under the CFRS department by providing staffing and infrastructure support to connect promotores with agencies and programs designed to support and advocate for healthy communities through outreach, education, policy change and linking resources. They are Spanish speaking members of the Latinx community who understand and respect the traditional beliefs of their community and help agencies integrate these cultural beliefs in their programs and services.



Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
parenting coaching, parenting classes, education & workshops
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Community Counseling and Education Center (CCEC)
805-962-3363
El Centro Comunitario de Consejeria (CCEC) ofrece consejería de salud mental bilingüe de escala móvil para adultos, niños, adolescentes, parejas y familias. Visite nuestro sitio web para programar una cita de admisión por teléfono.

Community Counseling and Education Center (CCEC) offers sliding-scale, bilingual mental health counseling to adults, children, teens, couples, and families. Please visit our website to schedule a phone intake appointment.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Elements Counseling Center
805-349-2255
Elements Counseling Group offers a wide arrange of services, including: Individual, Couples, Families, Groups, Psycho-education & Youth Empowerment Workshops.

​We offer flat rates for all Groups and Educational Services and a sliding scale for counseling
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Family Service Agency (FSA)
805-965-1001
Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara County’s transformative programs provide underserved youth and families with solutions to immediate needs, along with essential tools for increased long term self-sufficiency and empowerment. We are committed to providing mental health services where they are needed most: in the community. Eighty percent of our services are delivered on school campuses, at community centers and in clients’ homes. During the pandemic, we have transitioned to providing the majority of our services via Telehealth. Our programs combine clinical expertise, bilingual and bicultural staff, and close collaboration with other nonprofit, educational and government organizations. Services are provided free or on a sliding-fee scale with no one denied access because of an inability to pay.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, parenting classes, education & workshops, basic needs & financial assistance
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Family Therapy Institute of SB
805-882-2400 x115
For the past 30+ years, FTI has provided affordable counseling on a sliding scale fee basis for individual, couples, families, and children in Santa Barbara County. Our mission is to make families of all incomes, ethnic backgrounds, and sizes, safe, healthy and loving environments for children, and to teach adults skills of communication and conflict resolution to make their relationships more productive and satisfying.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Fighting Back Santa Maria Valley
805-346-1774
Fighting Back Santa Maria Valley's mission is: "To partner with members of the community to achieve resiliency against substance use, reductions in violence, and promote a healthy and safe environment for our youth and families." We do this by establishing relationships not only with the youth and families we work with but also all our community stakeholders.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
parenting classes, education & workshops, basic needs & financial assistance
Regions
Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Girls Inc. of Carpinteria
805-684-6364
Girls Inc. of Carpinteria offers after school enrichment programs, summer day camps, college bound programs in STEM, empowerment workshops, and programming on literacy and healthy sexuality with Carpinteria Unified School District.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Regions
Carpinteria, Ventura County
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara
805-963-4757
Through after-school and summer enrichment programs serving girls in grades TK-12, the Girls Inc. Experience equips girls and teens to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers, and grow up healthy, educated, and independent.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Goleta Union School District
805-681-1200 x2242 - Pupil Services
Each school offers extensive academic support and if needed school-based counseling services. Please contact your teacher or principal or call the main office for questions. There are licensed school psychologists, community liaisons, nurses, school social worker as well as other specialists available.
Parent & Caregiver Resources
education & workshops
Regions
Other
Guadalupe Union School District
805-343-2114
Categories
The Guadalupe Union School District will provide each student with the academic, social, and technological skills that will prepare them for a successful high school experience.
Regions
Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center
805-964-1519
Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center employs equine-assisted services to inspire, strengthen, and motivate people of all ages and capabilities.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Hope Counseling Center
805-681-7384
Hope Counseling Center is a non-profit organization staffed by professionally trained and licensed therapists in the field of Marriage and Family Therapy and Clinical Psychology. We are dedicated to the values of love, integrity, respect, acceptance and growth. We combine professional and clinical competence with faith-based wisdom, warmth and compassion to bring hope and healing to the many adults, children, couples, and families we serve.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley
Hope School District
(805) 682-2564
Categories
Hope School District serves students in TK through 6th grade at three schools, Hope Elementary, Vieja Valley Elementary, and Monte Vista Elementary. Students in our district are offered a variety of wellness resources and support.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
parenting classes, education & workshops
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Hosford Counseling Clinic at UCSB
805-893-8064
The Hosford Counseling and Psychological Services Clinic at UCSB provides low-cost psychotherapy, counseling, and assessment services to children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Hospice of Santa Barbara
805-563-8820
Our mission is to care for anyone experiencing the impact of serious illness or grieving the death of a loved one. We offer individual GRIEF COUNSELING for adults and children, support groups and care management services, free of charge. Hablamos español. Wait time for an appointment varies so it is best to call for current status.
Levels of Care
treatment & intervention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups, therapy-counseling
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Isla Vista Youth Projects, Family Resource Center
805-685-6900
IVYP mitigates the effects of poverty, racism and trauma by providing high-quality, trauma-informed child care, comprehensive, culturally sensitive family support, and visionary community leadership.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
parenting classes, basic needs & financial assistance
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
Jewish Federation of Greater SB
805-957-1115
The Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara is dedicated to building a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community, to enhancing the well being of Jews in Santa Barbara, Israel and throughout the world, and to strengthening the relationship between the Jewish community and the community at large.
Levels of Care
advocacy
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
805-229-1737
Categories
KIND MIND brings social-emotional learning based in mindfulness and nature-connection to support both students and teachers. Instruction is both remote and in-person to meet the various needs of our partner schools. With cultural sensitivity & a trauma-informed approach, we empower and collaborate with administrators, principals and teachers to implement Kind Mind tailored to each unique district, school, grade-level, & classroom.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta