Resources for Help

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255

Shasta County Health & Human Services Agency Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Programs

  • Main Number: (530) 225-5200
  • Crisis/Access Line: (530) 225-5252 or toll free (888) 385-5201
  • Appointment Desk:(530)  225-5936
  • Medication Questions: (530) 245 -6753

Network of Care


Shasta County Wellness Centers

Shasta County has two consumer-run wellness centers: the Olberg Wellness Center located in Redding, and Circle of Friends located in Burney.  Both centers are friendly, supportive places where individuals with mental health issues and/or their family members can go to participate in a wide variety of activities, both on-site and out in the community, that promote wellness and recovery.

Olberg Wellness Center

2757 Churn Creek Road, Suite D
Redding, CA 96002
(530) 247-3321

Center Hours:   Mon-Fri: 10AM-3PM

Circle of Friends     

36987 Hwy 299E
Burney, CA 96013
(530) 335-4222

Center Hours:   Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:30 to 3:30

Shasta County MHSA Links

MHSA Permanent Supportive Housing

MHSA Permanent Supportive Housing is affordable housing that offers voluntary on-site services to support independent living for low-income individuals with mental health disabilities who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. “Permanent” means that there is no limit on length of stay.  See the Housing Continuum page for more details, eligibility requirements, and the application process.

Triple P

“Triple P” stands for Positive Parenting Program. Triple P builds on your understanding of how your family works so you can use the things you already think, feel, say and do in new ways. Get parenting tips, support from real life stories and connect with local resources.

Stand Against Stigma

Stand Against Stigma is a community-based movement to promote mental wellness, and end the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide.  Visit this site to learn how you can help.  This is also the home of the Brave Faces Photo Project.

Get Better Together

The Get Better Together campaign aims to connect 16-25 year olds with peers who are dealing with heavy issues, providing education  about the normalcy of a struggle with mental illness.The Get Better Together website is designed to be very interactive and promotes help seeking from friends, family, and professionals.

Shasta Suicide Prevention

Help your community decrease suicide deaths and attempts through collaboration, advocacy, education, training and evaluation.  Find information about upcoming events, Workgroup efforts and resources.  See a video about suicide issues specific to Shasta County here. 

For more information about scheduling a free, one-hour QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention training, please take a look at this flyer

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Shasta Strengthening Families

Shasta Strengthening Families Collaborative aspires to make Shasta County the best place to raise a family.

Mission: Strengthen families and reduce adverse childhood experiences (ACE’s) by increasing protective factors, coordinating service systems and engaging the community.

Statewide MHSA Links

MHSA Announcements


Thanks to the hard work and creative thinking by hundreds of community members, our Three-Year Program and...

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The Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Advisory Board (MHADAB) is recruiting for new members. The MHADAB provides oversight of the local mental health system and alcohol and drug programs, and is...

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