Provides families with a variety of advocacy services that provide assistance with individual and marital issues, domestic violence, communication and stress issues, parenting issues and referral to community services.
Offers a computerized referral service to the general public and makes referrals of member physicians based on specialty, geographic location, board certification, insurance plans accepted, languages spoken, etc.
Provides pro-choice counseling including information about abortion, adoption, support services, counseling for partners, legal assistance, referrals for housing and other resources. Provides comprehensive medication care including pregnancy testing and ultrasound.
Provides pro-choice counseling for pregnant women and support to her family. Includes free pregnancy testing, pregnancy verification, abortion education, ultrasound, counseling, and emotional support. Also offers resources, referrals, maternity and baby clothes.
Provides training for the parents of children with autism to implement therapy at home. Also offers home consultants, including specially trained occupational therapists and speech pathologists, to implement the program for 20-30 hours per week in the home setting.
Agency: MONTEREY COUNTY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH BUREAU, CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DIVISION
Provides mental health services to children and youth identified with social or emotional needs by the Individualized Educational Plan. Services include individual and family therapy, classroom observation, school consultation, social skills training, anger management, and therapy.
Helps medically underserved with cancer in Monterey County navigate a successful path through treatment and follow-up care. Services include help in getting into see physicians, paying for cancer medicines, overcoming obstacles such as transportation, language barriers, follow-up and cancer aftercare.
Provides no-cost counseling services to older adults in Monterey County who are experiencing some problems that accompany the aging process. Trained and supervised volunteer counselors offer emotional support, guidance, and empathy to people who may be facing the death of a spouse/partner, stress of an illness, isolation, and other life transitions...