​​Mental Health Services Division

Back to the MHSUDS Homepage
If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need immediate assistance, please call "911" and explain the nature of your problem to the operator.
​The Mental Health Services Division (MHSD) administers a number of mental health programs for Children and Youth, Adults and Older Adults.
Individuals seeking non-crisis, general Mental Health Services or information should contact their County Mental Health Department or visit the Individuals page.
Providers or those interested in becoming Mental Health providers will find information at the Providers & Partners page.  

Programs and Services

Program Resources



For Information Technology support, please contact 1 (800) 579-0874 or e-mail HelpDesk@dhcs.ca.gov for support.

Contact us:

Department of Health Care Services Office of the Ombudsman

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.​ PST (excluding holidays)
By Phone: 1-888-452-8609

By e-mail: MMCDOmbudsmanOffice@dhcs.ca.gov

Last modified date: 1/28/2022 3:26 PM