Updated April 2019
Note: All of the information on this page is subject to change without notice. Please call for the most updated information.
If in crisis while on campus and need immediate help go directly to the Counseling Center in Rodda Hall North room 147 and request to see a crisis counselor.
If you are off campus go to the nearest emergency room or call:
Crisis Text Line
Counseling Department RHN 147
SCC Counseling Faculty provide confidential, short-term, non-therapeutic counseling to help students with life issues that may interfere with academic success.
Crisis intervention services are available to students who are experiencing acute emotional distress and require immediate attention. Please remember, if you are experiencing a health or mental health emergency after hours, please call 911.
WellSpace on campus
Provides support for short term mental health concerns or assessment and assistance with community mental health resources as needed. WellSpace is located inside the Health Center. Limited appointments are available and may require meeting with an SCC Counselor in advance.
WEAVE on campus
- 916-568-3011 or WEAVE@losrios.edu Our WEAVE Advocate Video
There is a WEAVE Confidential Advocate available to SCC students in person on campus Mondays from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in Health Services. The advocate is also available Tuesday-Thursday by phone.
- You can find more information about the WEAVE Confidential Advocate on the Los Rios Title IX website
Services provided on a walk-in basis
Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday and Holidays 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Provides individual and family services including but not limited to crisis intervention and counseling, psychiatric medication evaluation, a safe space, linkage to on-going services and community supports, and integrated co-occuring mental health and substance abuse crisis assessment. Services provided free regardless if insured, non-insured or undocumented.
Free mental health counseling for depression, anxiety, trauma, relational problems and stress. Culturally competent individual, couples and family counseling. Services provided by graduate interns supervised by doctorate mental health clinicians.
2860 Gateway Oaks Blvd., Sacramento, CA
Offers comprehensive behavioral health services, including substance abuse treatment, which is provided by licensed therapists and certified counselors. Health insurance enrollment assistance. Sliding scale fee for those who qualify.
After hours clinical advice line: 888-831-6032
Several locations (more on website):
WellSpace Health Community Health Center
Provides counseling, psychiatry and medication management, mental health evaluation, suicide prevention. Private pay $10-$50 per visit (sliding scale based on income), If you do not qualify for sliding scale. Accepts Straight MediCal and MediCal plans designated to WellSpace.
Crisis Chat by Text 916-668-iCAN (4226)
- Rancho Cordova: 916-313-8433
10423 Old Placerville Rd., Sacramento, CA
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- Roseville Community Health Center: 916-737-5555
5 Medical Plaza Dr. Suite 170, Roseville, CA
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
- San Juan Community Health Center: 916-313-8433
5959 Greenback Lane Suite 500, Citrus Heights, CA
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
TLCS Crisis Respite Center 916-737-7483
The program is staffed 24/7 and will serve any individual in Sacramento County who is at least 18 years of age experiencing a mental health crisis but is not in immediate danger to self or others. All individuals utilizing the respite center may be eligible to stay up to 23 hours and expect service based in compassion, understanding and knowledge.
This program offers:
- An innovative and unique alternative service to traditional emergency room and inpatient care
- A welcoming, comfortable and home-like atmosphere, providing the individual in crisis or at risk of going into crisis, a place to stabilize in a safe and supportive environment
- Culturally competent care provided by multilingual staff
- Holistic recovery
- Advocacy and information
Center for Counseling and Diagnostic Center: 916-278-6252
California State University Sacramento
6000 “J” Street, Sacramento, CA 95819, Eureka Hall Rm 421
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Offers individual, couple, family, and children’s counseling.
$100 flat fee for a semester (max 14 sessions)
WEAVE Counseling Center Crisis Line: 916-920-2952
Serves women, men, teens, and children who are survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and sex trafficking. Provides assessment of danger of individual situations, individual and group counseling, a support person, safe housing, legal assistance etc.
- WEAVE on SCC Campus: See on campus support above
- Midtown Counseling Center: 916-448-2321
1900 “K” Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Free 45 min. mental health assessment and referral if needed. Provides intensive inpatient psychiatric services for adolescents and adults. Private pay, private insurance or Medicare. No MediCal.
- Sacramento: 2509 Capital Ave., Sacramento, CA 95816
- Roseville: 212 Judah St., Roseville, CA 95678
Trained peers facilitate support groups for LGBT youth and adults, coming out groups and transgender support groups. Services for homeless LGBT. Assistance in finding LGBT-affirming counseling referrals.
Provides counseling, education, and advocacy for the underserved specializing in gender and sexual identities.
Mental health, domestic violence, suicide prevention, and substance abuse counseling. You do not need to be Native American to get services.
Accepts Straight MediCal or MediCal with a referral from their regular doctors. Also, private pay based on sliding scale depending on your income.
Providing assistance translating for mental health appointments. Translation available in Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Dari, Farsi, Hindi, Hmong, Lao, Mien, Pashto, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
Support Groups in Sacramento
NAMI: National Alliance of Mental Illness
Support groups in Sacramento, CA