These programs are funded by the Merced County Department of Behavioral Health & Recovery Services, and through the voter approved Proposition 63, Mental Health Services Act (MHSA).

New Direction

NEW DIRECTION is an Outreach and Engagement Center that is available to individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness, or who are at risk of homelessness. Our program focuses on connecting individuals to housing services and other community service providers.

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Community Assistance Recovery Enterprise (CARE)

COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE RECOVERY ENTERPRISE (CARE) provides intensive mental health services designed to partner with individuals with severe psychiatric disorders. Most of the individuals we serve are currently involved or at risk for involvement in the criminal justice system, encounter frequent psychiatric hospitalizations and are chronically…

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