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If you require medical attention, law enforcement or there is a threat of suicide, call 911 immediately.

To meet the special needs of children and youth who may be at risk, and their families, Placer County has organized an integrated team offering comprehensive services. Staff from the following areas comprises the team:

  • Alternative Education
  • Child Welfare
  • Children's Mental Health
  • Probation
  • Public Health
  • Substance Abuse Services

Eligibility for Services

Eligibility for Placer Children's mental health services includes full scope Medi-Cal beneficiaries, and County Medical Services Program (CMSP) beneficiaries with low or no share of cost. Those who do not meet these eligibility criteria are assessed on an individual basis regarding their need for services.

For questions please call Family and Children's Services at 916-872-6549 or toll free 866-293-1940.

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