Patient's Rights

The Patient Rights Advocate is an advocate for all consumers receiving mental health, alcohol and drug services in Stanislaus County. Primary responsibility is to ensure that the rights of the mentally disabled are acknowledged and upheld. Advocacy services at administrative hearings and judicial writ hearings are provided for those individuals experiencing involuntary detainment, training, consultation and client complaints regarding denial of rights are also provided.

The Patient Rights Advocate works independently from all service providers to ensure the consumer's rights are upheld.

Patient's Rights Advocate
800 Scenic Drive
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 525-7423
8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday
Spanish Language Capabilities

Ombudsman Services
TTY 1-800-896-2512
Translation Available

Call Ombudsman Services for help with Medi-Cal, mental health or managed care services.

Sites of Interest

Select Network of Care below to visit our interactive behavioral health

Network of Care Website

Visit BHRS’s StanUp for Wellness Campaign:

Stan Up for Wellness Website

For more information regarding the StanUp for Wellness campaign, contact Dan Rosas, Public Information Officer, at or call (209) 525-5324.