Adult Mental Health Services

Free, outpatient mental health programs and employment related services

Adult Mental Health Services

Community Connection offers a variety of free, outpatient mental health programs and employment related services to adults with psychiatric disabilities and families residing in Santa Cruz County.  Referrals from Santa Cruz County Mental Health are required for services.

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Career Services

Provides support and assistance to mental health consumers interested in gainful employment in the community... (more info)

Mariposa Wellness Center

Provides outpatient services to mental health consumers who live independently, without intensive case management...(more info)

Opportunity Connection Mental Health Services   

A recovery-oriented program focusing on employment readiness and skill building.  Classes, groups and activities are available for adults with psychiatric disabilities who are part of the Santa Cruz County Mental Health System of Care... (more info)

College Connection

Individual educational support on site at Cabrillo College... (more info)

Housing Support Program

The housing support team is a partnership between Community Connection, Front Street Inc., Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center and North County Mental Health... (more info)

Avenues/Innovative Projects

An Innovative and structured program that focuses on a “work first” approach using employment related activities, training and education support as the primary tool for recovery from co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders...(more info)

Prevention & Early Intervention

A program that provides employment services to transition age youth and adults referred through the County Prevention and Early Intervention team. ... (more info)

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