Mental Health Support

Northern California Human Rights Clinic (Alameda Health System) 
NCHRC is a clinic within Alameda Health System that primarily provides forensic medical and psychological evaluations (including FGM/C evaluations) for people seeking asylum and other forms of relief from deportation (e.g. protection under the Convention Against Torture, U-visas, etc.) who reside in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Service Area
Bay Area
Pacific Center for Human Growth
Pacific Center for Human Growth is the oldest LGBTQIA+ center in the Bay Area, the third oldest in the nation, and operates the only sliding scale mental health clinic for LGBTQIA+ and QTBIPOC people and their families in Alameda County.
Service Area
Alameda County
Pacific Islander Wellness Initiative
Provides prevention and early intervention services to Pacific Islanders (including Native Hawaiians) in collaboration with longstanding community-based organizations.
Service Area
Bay Area
Partnerships for Trauma Recovery
Provides culturally aware, trauma-informed and linguistically accessible mental health care for international survivors of human rights abuses from all cultural, ethnic and linguistic groups residing throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Service Area
Bay Area
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An Oakland Therapist and Teacher, who specializes in energy therapy that can be very helpful for PTSD. Offers free workshops that teach people who are working with refugees simple techniques to help clear stress, trauma and shock.
Service Area
Bay Area
Racial & Ethnic Mental Health Disparities Coalition (REMHDCO)
REMHDCO stands for the Racial & Ethnic Mental Health Disparities Coalition.  Since late 2007, REMHDCO has been a statewide coalition of individuals from non-profit state wide and local organizations whose mission is to work to reduce mental health disparities through advocacy for racial and ethnic communities.
Service Area
Statewide
San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
Provides services for residents who are on Medi-Cal or are uninsured including children, youth, families, adults and older adults, for the prevention, early intervention, and treatment of mental illness and/or substance use conditions.
Service Area
San Mateo County
Self-Help Plus: A Stress Management Course for People Who Have Lived Through Adversity (WHO)
A stress management course intended for groups of up to 30 people who have lived through or are living through adversity.
Service Area
National
SIDRA Community Wellness Project (Diversity in Health Training)
SIDRA is designed to provide culturally sensitive prevention and early intervention mental health services and increase access to mental health treatment for Middle Eastern and Arabic communities in Alameda County.
Service Area
Alameda County
South Asian Community Health Promotion Services (Portia Bell Hume Center)
A comprehensive program serving the South Asian Community with programs and services that are uniquely and best suited for our consumers whether that is an individual, family, community, or organization.
Service Area
Alameda County
STAND! For Families Free of Violence
A domestic violence service provider in Contra Costa County providing prevention, intervention, and treatment programs in community partnership to stop domestic violence and child abuse.
Service Area
Contra Costa County
Suicide Hotline
Listing Title
Dial 988 to access free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
Service Area
National
Survivors International (part of the Division of Trauma Recovery Services at UCSF)
Provides free psychosocial and psychological support to adult survivors of persecution and torture who reside in San Francisco.
Service Area
Bay Area
oakland lgbtq center
The LGBT community center has social events, educational programs, health programs, and counsellors. There are support groups for young people, queer people, bisexual people, and transgender people. There are trainings and workshops for help with jobs. There is free therapy, art classes, yoga classes, and support for mental health.
Service Area
Bay Area
The Wright Institute Sanctuary Project (WISP)
Offers psychological evaluation services and low-fee psychotherapy to asylum seekers who are clients of the East Bay Sanctuary Covenant.
Service Area
Bay Area
Wellness in Action (Center for Empowering Refugees and Immigrants)
Wellness in Action is a community workforce training and development program for paraprofessional community mental health advocates from unserved and underserved refugee and new immigrant communities in the Bay Area.
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