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Personal Effectiveness & Wellbeing

Ventura Youth and Family Services Include:

Westminster Free Clinic
(805) 241-8366
Mon.- Fri. 5 - 9pm First come first serve
32111 Watergate Rd. Westlake (2nd Floor in back)
Offers free patient care, prescriptions, resource & referral, advocacy, free legal services, bilingual counseling & dental screening services as well as training opportunities for teens and college students.

Free Clinic of Simi Valley
(805) 522-3733
Mon.-Thurs. 5 - 8pm
2060 Tapo St. Simi Valley
Provides medical care, counseling, dental & legal assistance to individuals & families, regardless of their ability to pay. Also provides training and supervision for individuals interested in pursuing careers as health professionals.

Conejo Free Clinic
(805) 497-3575
80 E. Hillcrest Drive, Suite 102, Thousand Oaks
Provides legal & medical services to those in the community who may not have access to health or legal services.

Salvation Army Oxnard/Port Hueneme Community Center
(805) 483-9235
Dental T/TH 3am first come first serve
622 W. Wooley Rd. Oxnard
Free Medical/Dental Clinic - serves Ventura County by providing dental & medical care to the poor/uninsured. Also provides primary care for problems such as, bronchitis, ear infections, skin diseases, urinary tract infections.

Planned Parenthood
(888) 898-3806 (Ventura) To make an appointment
M/W/Th/Fri/S 8am - 4pm
Provides a wide range of safe, reliable health care & primary care for men, women, & teens which helps prevent unintended pregnancies through contraception, reduce the spread of STDs through testing and treatment, and screen for cervical and other cancers.

Crisis Pregnancy Program
(805) 648-3301 ask for Maryann
M/W 10am - 4pm, Thurs. 10am - 6pm
Provides pregnancy tests, pregnancy verification, confidential counseling, abstinence education, info. on fetal development & abortion risks/ procedures. Clients can obtain maternity & baby clothes as well as baby furniture/supplies. All our services are provided free of charge.

Tender Life Maternity Home
(805) 653-7474
Mon.- Fri. 9am - 3pm | Other hours by appt.
Provides pregnant women with safe housing & supportive services in an environment that instills dignity & promotes self-sufficiency.

Teen Health (Web site only)
Provides a safe, private place for teens that need honest accurate information and advice about health, emotions and life.

(800) 541-5555
Mon.- Fri. 8am - 5pm
Telephone Service Center (TSC) is available 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday

Mental Health Services

24 Hour Crisis Line
(805) 652-6727

Clinicas Del Camino Real
(805) 483-6067
Mon.- Fri. 9am - 5:30pm
Provides quality primary and preventative health care services to the residents of Ventura County including family practice, dental care, mental health, vision care, chiropractic, health education, specialty services, mammograms and x-rays

Interface Children Family Services
(805) 485-6114 ext. 619
Mon.- Fri. 9am - 5pm
Core program areas: mental health, youth & family strengthening, family violence & domestic intervention, training & technical assistance. Also provides family support, youth activities, prevention and counseling services.

Jewish Family Services
(805) 641-6565
Mon.- Fri. 8am - 4pm
Provides non-denominational services for the people of Ventura County as well as services for the Jewish Community

New Beginnings Counseling Center
Call for appointment (805) 987-3162
New Beginnings Counceling Center have private practioners that only accept insurance. They offer indidvidual, couple, family and group counseling services.

California Coalition for Youth
(800) 843-5200

Alcohol Anonymous Ventura County
(805) 389-1444 or (800) 990-7750
Help with alcohol addiction

Narcotics Anonymous
Help with drug addiction

California Suicide and Crisis Hotline
(805) 652-6727 (Suicide & Crisis Line)
TTY: (800) 799-4889

Legal Services

Ventura County District Attorney Crime Victim’s Assistance
(805) 654-3622
Mon.- Fri. 8am - 5pm
Restraining order assistance is offered at no charge in domestic violence matters. Other services include criminal case information, counseling services and monetary compensation through the Victim of Crime Compensation Program.

AB12:California Fostering Connections to Success Act
(805) 654-3245 Contact: Jeanette McGowan
(805) 289-1982 Contact: Andrew Shlapak
The purpose of the CA Fostering Connections web site is to share information about the California Fostering Connections to Success Act, which extends foster care to age 20 & to age 21 if approved by the legislature.

California Rural Legal Assitance
(805) 486-1068
Oxnard location provides low-income rural Californians with free legal assistance & a variety of community education & outreach programs.

Interface Children Family Services
24-hour Crisis Line (800) 636-6738
24/7 Information & Referral Hotline (800) 339-9597
Offers services in the following program areas: child abuse prevention, youth services, family violence intervention programs, mental health services, and strategies family support program.

National Domestic Violence Hotline
24-hour (800) 799-7233
Provides 24-hour support through advocacy, safety planning, resources and hope to everyone affected by domestic violence.