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“Mental Illness: It’s Not Always What You Think” Project

The “Mental Illness: It’s not always what you think” project was initiated in 2012 by the Sacramento County Department of Health Services/Division of Behavioral Health Services (DHS/BHS) to:

  • Reduce stigma and discrimination associated with mental illness
  • Promote mental health and wellness
  • Inspire hope for individuals and families living with mental illness

Mental Health Services

Call 211

For local mental health counseling, support and crisis response services. If you are in crisis or experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911.