Local Resources

There are more resources available in Ventura County than most people realize. Below are several which are funded by Ventura County Behavioral Health through the Mental Health Services Act. 

COUNTYWIDE

Meetings for LGBTQ+ youth ages 13 to 23 
Rainbow Umbrella 
rainbowumbrella.org 
Email: ruyouthgroup@gmail.com 

Services for deaf or hard of hearing:
Tri-County GLAD
tcglad.org
TTY: 805-644-6323
VP: 805-256-1053
Voice: 805-644-6322
Email: info@tcglad.org

Training to help people in emotional or mental health crisis:
Mental Health First Aid
Click here for information. 
Email: mhsa@ventura.org

safeTALK Suicide Alertness Classes:
Ventura County Office of Education
www.vcoe.org/Comprehensive-Health-and-Prevention-Programs/Suicide-Prevention

SANTA CLARA VALLEY

Family classes & activities:
Esperanza Project
Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
Santa Paula
(805) 276-7671
guadalupechurchsp.com/Esperanza%20Project/Esperanza%20Project.html

Teen support in the Santa Clara Valley, Fillmore & Piru, including Pride Project meetings 
One Step a la Vez 
myonestep.org 
421 Sespe Ave., Fillmore, CA 93015 
​​(805) 625-7066
Email: info@myonestep.org

Health education and support services for migrant and Spanish individuals & families:
Promotoras y Promotores Foundation
www.facebook.com/pypf01
(818) 347-5455
Project Connecting with my Peersclick here for information

OXNARD

Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project (MICOP): 
mixteco.org
520 W. 5th St., Suite F
Oxnard, CA, 93030
(805) 483-1166
Project Connecting with my Peersclick here for information