Youth Family Services

The Youth Family Partner works as a team with the families and caregivers of minor children who have emotional and behavioral problems. Family Partners provide support, information, and referrals necessary to improve the quality of life for families and their children. Services are provided in both English and Spanish.

Where Are Services Available?

San Luis Obispo and North Santa Barbara County

 

Who Can Participate?

Families, guardians, and caregivers concerned that their minor child is having mental health issues.

 

What Services are Provided?

 

How Much Does it Cost?

The Youth Family Partner program is a free service funded by San Luis Obispo County Department of Behavioral Health, Santa Barbara County Department of Behavioral Wellness, and the Mental Health Services Act.
No referral is necessary.

 

Who Do I Call?

San Luis Obispo County

Elissa Feld - Youth Family Partner
805-458-2596

Linda Quesenberry - Youth Family Partner
805-458-6388

Laura Gaisie - Youth Family Partner
805-503-0009

North Santa Barbara County

Maria Perez - Santa Maria and Surrounding Areas (Se habla Español)
805-441-3325

Zandra Alfaro-Olea – Lompoc and Surrounding Areas (Se habla Español)
805-458-5487

 

For any questions, call Shawn Ison,
Family Services Program Manager
at (805) 540-6571

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