Mental Health Outreach Programs

Ventura County Behavioral Health provides prevention and early intervention services to individuals at risk of mental health challenges. To learn about our Mental Health outreach programs in the community see the Wellness Everyday website at

Alcohol & Drug Programs, Prevention Services

The mission of Ventura County Behavioral Health, Alcohol & Drug Programs, Prevention Services, is to implement effective and sustainable primary prevention initiatives, guided by the best available local data, to systematically reduce community problems affecting everyone, and provide targeted strategies to increase protective factors for vulnerable populations. Our Prevention Strategic Initiatives include Addressing Health Disparities, Prescription Drug Abuse and addressing the Opioid Crisis, Marijuana Prevention, Underage Drinking Prevention, and Impaired Driving Prevention.  

We are involved in outreach in our communities, educating and increasing awareness about the risks and realities of alcohol and drug misuse and abuse.

To read more about Prevention Services visit Ventura County Limits.

Addressing the Opioid Crisis in Ventura County

We invite you to join us in connecting and enhancing resources to prevent and reduce prescription drug and heroin abuse. Together we can reduce opioid supply, reduce opioid demand, and save lives. Learn more about our efforts at Ventura County Responds.



To access mental health services, or for immediate help, please call: