Emergency / Inpatient Services
To access Stanislaus County program information or mental health and alcohol and drug services
Community Emergency Services Response Team (CERT)
Available 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week
Spanish Language Capabilities
Call to access services or request psychiatric evaluation.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Stanislaus County residents can call the Warm Line at (209) 558-4600 when they are:
- having a hard time making it through the day - but are not in a crisis
- needing a caring listener to provide effective feedback to help explore options
- wants some support, assistance and resources toward recovery
- This is a mental health consumer-run program providing non-crisis intervention, offering peer support, referrals, and shared experiences of hope and recovery.
On-Site Peer Support and Warm Line services are offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (209) 558-4600 and are funded by Stanislaus County Behavioral Health.
Psychiatric Health Facility
The Stanislaus County Psychiatric Health Facility (PHF) is an acute inpatient program licensed by the State of California for individuals experiencing an acute emergency related to a mental health disorder, where they can receive intensive mental health and psychiatric treatment services to assist in the stabilization of the episode. Services are provided by professional and paraprofessional staff as per licensing and certification requirements. Admission is voluntary or via 5150.
Doctor's Behavioral Health Center
Doctors Behavioral Health Center is a 67-bed adult inpatient psychiatric treatment center dedicated to helping improve the quality of life for individuals experiencing acute psychiatric impairment. Featuring a progressive treatment environment with caring professionals, this structured and nurturing environment provides close observation and treatment, while promoting a higher level of independence. Doctors Behavioral Health Center is an affiliate of Doctors Medical Center and is part of Tenet California. Doctors Medical Center is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. BHRS contracts with DMC to provide inpatient psychiatric care.