Referrals

  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug & Alcohol
  • Housing
  • LGBTQI
  • Mental Health
  • STI

The following health centers offer STI screening, testing, and treatment. Bilingual staff are available at most centers. Please call to verify languages spoken, hours, and payment/insurance information.

MayView Community Health Centers

Palo Alto
(650) 327-8717
270 Grant Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Mon: 8:30am – 8:30pm
Tue – Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
(Closed 12pm – 1pm on Tue – Fri)
Appointment required.

Mountain View
(650) 965-3323
100 N. Moffett Blvd. #101
Mountain View, CA 94043
Mon, Wed, Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Tue, Thu: 8:30am – 8:30pm
Sat (every other): 9:00am – 4:00pm
(Closed 12pm – 1pm on Mon & Wed-Sat)
Appointment required.

Visit www.mayview.org for more locations.

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Sliding Scale program for low income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, family size, and other factors).

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families/Kids, Family PACT, Santa Clara Family Health Plan, Valley Health Plan, Anthem Blue Cross.

Gardner Health Centers

St. James Health Center
(408) 918-2641
55 E. Julian St, San Jose, CA 95112
Mon – Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm
Appointment required.

Alviso Health Center
(408) 935-3900
1621 Gold St, Alviso, CA 95002
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
By appointment or drop-in.

South County Health Center
(408) 848-9400
7526 Monterey St, Gilroy, CA 95020
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sat: 8:00am – 4:30pm
By appointment or drop-in.

Visit www.gardnerfamilyhealth.com for more locations.

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Ability to Pay/Sliding Scale program for low income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, family size, and other factors).

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families/Kids, Family PACT, and private insurance if clinic designated as Primary Care Provider.

San Mateo County STI Clinic

www.smheath.org
(650) 573-2999
222 W. 39th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403
(Enter through revolving door, turn left and follow signs to Edison Clinic)
Tue: 4:00pm – 7:00pm (testing only)
Thu: 4:00pm – 7:00pm (symptoms only)
Drop-in clinic, no appointments.
Payment Options: No insurance accepted. Medications provided free, if available. $25 donation requested.

Tri-City Health Center

tri-cityhealth.org
(510) 713-6690
39184 State Street, Fremont, CA 94538
Appointment Hours:
Mon, Thu, Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Tue: 8:30am – 7:00pm
Wed: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Drop-in Hours:
Tue: 11:00am – 6:30pm
Fri: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Ability to Pay/Sliding Scale program for low-income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, age, family size, etc.)

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families, Family PACT

Asian American Recovery Services
www.aars.org
1370 Tully Rd., Suite 304
San Jose, CA 95122
(408) 271-3900

Services: Youth and adult treatment and outreach programs for substance abuse focused towards Asian and Pacific Islander population.
Drop In. Fee: Sliding scale.
Mon: 9am-6pm, Tues-Thurs: 9am-8pm
Fri: 9am-6pm

Family and Children Services Substance Abuse Treatment Program
www.fcservices.org
950 West Julian Street
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 292-9353
(408) 292-9373
Primary Focus: Mix of mental health and substance abuse services
Services Provided: Substance abuse treatment
Type of Care: Outpatient

Forms of Payment Accepted: Self payment Medicaid
Payment Assistance: Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors) Payment assistance (Check with facility for details)
Special Programs/Groups: Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders Women Men Criminal justice clients

Special Language Services: Spanish

InnVision

www.innvision.org

Emergency Shelters:

Montgomery Street Inn
358 N. Montgomery Street, SJ 95110
(408) 271-5160
Shelter for men, both short & long-term, includes job development programs.

Julian Street Inn
546 W. Julian Street, SJ 95110
408-271-0820

  • Shelter, Day Socialization, & Life Skills Education for men & women diagnosed with mental illness.
  • Shelter and rehabilitation services for men & women diagnosed with mental illness.

Commercial Street Inn
260 Commercial Street, SJ 95112
(408)271-1630
Shelter for women and children, includes after school tutorial program.

Services: InnVision the Way Home empowers homeless and at-risk families & individuals to gain stability by providing housing, food, and programs that promote self-sufficiency. In the South Bay this includes emergency shelters, transitional/supportive housing, and permanent multi-housing units & apartments. This comprehensive network of services meets both the emergency and longer-term need of the homeless and low-income men, women, families, veterans, and the mentally ill.

Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center
www.defrankcenter.org
938 The Alameda
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 293-3040

The Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center strives to be the community’s premier resource hub and a recognized leader in promoting health, strength, diversity, and inclusiveness. Through collaboration and unity, our center provides a diverse platform for our community to meet, learn, be challenged, and grow.

Family and Children Services LGBTQ Services
www.fcservices.org
950 West Julian Street
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 292-9353
(408) 292-9373

Services: Specialized mental health services for youth and adults who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning.
Individuals working through sexual orientation issues often experience feelings of separation, isolation, and fear. Talking about these feelings in a supportive, culturally sensitive environment helps develop positive self-esteem and a strong identity. Professional counseling can also ease the difficulties of the coming out process.

AACI Mental Health Services
www.aaci.org
2400 Moorpark Ave., Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 975-2730
Mon-Fri: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Wed evening Medication Clinic until 8:00 P.M.

Those suffering from mental illnesses within the Asian community often have difficulties seeking services. AACI Mental Health Services offers culturally and linguistically competent services that help clients overcome barriers to mental health care. We aim to decrease psychiatric symptoms, enhance daily functioning and assist individuals and family members in managing their conditions. We strive for healthy family interactions between the individual and their loved ones.

Services Offered:

  • Specialized Services
  • Psychological and neuropsychological assessments
  • Medication evaluation and management
  • Counseling Services
  • Individual, group and family counseling
  • Case management
  • Parenting education
  • Counseling services in over two dozen languages

For an appointment, please contact:
Archana Kulkarni
LCSW, Family & Children Division Program Manager
(408) 975-2730 x419
archana.kulkarni@aaci.org

Phoebe Tieu Psy. D.
Adult and Older Division Program Manager
(408) 975-2730 x168
phoebe.tieu@aaci.org

Family and Children Services Mental Health Services
www.fcservices.org
950 West Julian Street
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 292-9353
(408) 292-9373

Services: mental health care for individuals and families. These services include specialized services for targeted populations and individuals with serious mental illness. Counseling serves a range of purposes, from assisting individuals in working through difficult issues to supporting individuals in developing their self-esteem and pursuing personal growth. Therapists provide a safe, nonjudgmental space to talk things through and to explore options and feelings. In addition to individual counseling in multiple languages, we offer group counseling and family counseling.

Fees are set on a sliding scale based on income. We also accept a variety of insurance plans, including TriWest, the health plan of active duty service members, National Guard and Reserve members, retirees, and their families. Our San Jose office accepts Medi-Cal. Students may qualify for a number of free sessions; please call for information.

Counseling sessions are available in our Palo Alto and San Jose offices, as well as on-site in a variety of community locations.

Languages: Counseling is available in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Cambodian, and American Sign Language, as well as several other languages.

The following health centers offer STI screening, testing, and treatment. Bilingual staff are available at most centers. Please call to verify languages spoken, hours, and payment/insurance information.

MayView Community Health Centers

Palo Alto
(650) 327-8717
270 Grant Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Mon: 8:30am – 8:30pm
Tue – Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
(Closed 12pm – 1pm on Tue – Fri)
Appointment required.

Mountain View
(650) 965-3323
100 N. Moffett Blvd. #101
Mountain View, CA 94043
Mon, Wed, Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Tue, Thu: 8:30am – 8:30pm
Sat (every other): 9:00am – 4:00pm
(Closed 12pm – 1pm on Mon & Wed-Sat)
Appointment required.

Visit www.mayview.org for more locations.

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Sliding Scale program for low income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, family size, and other factors).

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families/Kids, Family PACT, Santa Clara Family Health Plan, Valley Health Plan, Anthem Blue Cross.

Gardner Health Centers

St. James Health Center
(408) 918-2641
55 E. Julian St, San Jose, CA 95112
Mon – Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm
Appointment required.

Alviso Health Center
(408) 935-3900
1621 Gold St, Alviso, CA 95002
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
By appointment or drop-in.

South County Health Center
(408) 848-9400
7526 Monterey St, Gilroy, CA 95020
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sat: 8:00am – 4:30pm
By appointment or drop-in.

Visit www.gardnerfamilyhealth.com for more locations.

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Ability to Pay/Sliding Scale program for low income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, family size, and other factors).

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families/Kids, Family PACT, and private insurance if clinic designated as Primary Care Provider.

San Mateo County STI Clinic

www.smheath.org
(650) 573-2999
222 W. 39th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403
(Enter through revolving door, turn left and follow signs to Edison Clinic)
Tue: 4:00pm – 7:00pm (testing only)
Thu: 4:00pm – 7:00pm (symptoms only)
Drop-in clinic, no appointments.
Payment Options: No insurance accepted. Medications provided free, if available. $25 donation requested.

Tri-City Health Center

tri-cityhealth.org
(510) 713-6690
39184 State Street, Fremont, CA 94538
Appointment Hours:
Mon, Thu, Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Tue: 8:30am – 7:00pm
Wed: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Drop-in Hours:
Tue: 11:00am – 6:30pm
Fri: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Payment Options: Set fees for services program. Ability to Pay/Sliding Scale program for low-income individuals (cost of services discounted based on income, age, family size, etc.)

Insurance Options: Medicare, Medi-Cal, Healthy Families, Family PACT