TAY (age 16-25) with Mental Health Concerns
TAY is short for transitional age youth, age 16-25 - wherever you are along your path to adulthood, independence and recovery from mental health problems. Taking care of your mental health is as important as taking care of your physical health.
Want information? Looking for support? Explore this website for information about local and national resources.
As a starting point, check out Ventura County Local Resources listed on the right.
For ideas for simple things you can do to help yourself be well and stay well, see the Wellness Action Plan.
Have you ever heard someone implying that people with mental illnesses have low IQs? See Myths and Facts for that and other common myths.
If you have suggestions for other topics and resources that would be useful to find here, please let us know – email MHSA@ventura.org.
VCBH (Ventura County Behavioral Health) Transitions Program: Mental health services for TAY, supporting your choices in treatment. For more information, visit Transitions Program.
Pacific Clinics TAY Wellness & Recovery Center:
141 W. 5th St., Suite D, Oxnard
Mon - Fri 9AM - 5:30PM
Sat 11AM - 3PM
Meetings for LGBTQ+ youth ages 13 to 23 every Friday from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Free and confidential.
Westpark Community Center
450 West Harrison St., Ventura, CA 93001