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County holds 33rd Annual Red Ribbon Festival

Red Ribbon serves to educate our youth and encourage them to do drug prevention activities.

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Behavioral Health to increase services

Behavioral Health is prepared to offer increased services in our community.

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Behavioral Health promotes Mental Health Awareness Month

Behavioral Health Department announces the events planned for Mental Health Awareness Month.

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Behavioral Health Diversion and Reentry Court program graduates participant

SBC Behavioral Health works to assist the community to be sober and healthy.

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Post-election mental health tips

San Benito County Behavioral Health provides tips on coping with stress and anxiety from this election season.

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SBC Behavioral Health provides resources for mental health during COVID-19

Services are offered to everyone in the county, regardless of insurance coverage.

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Behavioral Health provides updates on available services

Department has implemented safety protocols and physical distancing measures.

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Behavioral Health program is a success for local resident

County department shares story of recovery from substance use and mental health issues.

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SBC Behavioral Health to offer mental health livestreams

Zoom webinars to give tips on reducing stress and other mental health issues.

Items purchased by the department for donation. Photo provided by SBC Behavioral Health.

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SBC Behavioral Health helps with donations and housing assistance

Department has been able to issue funds to help the homeless and at-risk of homelessness population with mental illness.

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Behavioral Health taking measures to ensure services continue

Department has initiated options to have virtual consultations, therapies and other services without coming to the clinic in person.

The Sun Street Centers house on Sixth Street in Hollister. File photo.

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SBC Behavioral Health response to Jan. 21 Sun Street Centers article

Behavioral Health writes that it is essential that an informed response to the article recently written by Sun Street Centers be shared with the community.

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Homeless senior population increasing

Aging seniors are increasingly likely to become homeless, which will have a big impact on local communities. The San Benito County Behavioral Health department is working to address homelessness.

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Tips for reducing stress and depression during the holidays

The holiday season can add extra stress. County Behavioral Health offers some tips on how to handle it.

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County Behavioral Health trains case management staff in youth mental health first aid

The goal is to support schools by training professionals that work with youth.