Public Support

Abducted, Abused and Exploited Children/Child Quest International
(800) 248-8020

Al-Anon – www.al-anon
1-888-425-2666

Alcohol Anonymous (AA) www.aa.org

American Council for Drug Education – www.acde.org

American Red Cross – www.redcross.org
Ventura County Chapter
(805) 987-1514

California Missing Children’s Hotline (24 Hour)
(800) 222-3463

Child Protective Services in Ventura County (24 Hour)
www.ventura.org/human-services-agency/child-protective-serivces
(805) 654-3200

Ventura County Adult & Child Abuse Hotline
(800) 754-7600

Children’s Intensive Response Team (C.I.R.T.)  – www.casapacifica.org
1-(866) 431-2478

Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence
(805) 656-1111 or 1-800-300-2181

Domestic Violence Center (INTERFACE),
(800) 339-9597 (24 Hour) or (805) 485-6114 for information

Interface Children and Family Services in Camarillo – www.icfs.org
(800) 339-9597 (24 hour) or  (805) 485-6114 for information

Teen Dating Violoence Prevention – www.icfs.org/teen-dating-violence.html
1-866-331-9474 (24 Hour)

Jewish Family Services in Ventura – www.jfsvc.org
(805) 641-6565

Life Choices Pregnancy Clinic of Ojai (24 hour hotline) www.ojailifechoices.org
Pregnancy Hotline
(805) 646-6830 (24 Hour)

Mental Health Crisis Team – www.vchca.org/behavioral-health/crisis-team
Children\’s Intensive Response Team (Children & Adolescents under 21) 1-866-431-2478;
Ventura County Crisis Team (all adults 21 and older) 1-866-998-2243;652-6727

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Ventura County
www.namiventura.org
(805) 641-2426

Ojai Community Hospital – www.cmhshealth.org/ovch/ovch.shtml
(805) 646-1401

Ojai Police Department
402 S Ventura St.
(805) 646-1414

Ojai Valley Homeless Shelterwww.ovfs.org
930 Grand Avenue
(805) 804-7094

Clinicas Del Camino Real – Ojai – www.clinicas.org/content/ojai
Offers low-cost counseling in Spanish and English
(805) 640-8293

Planned Parenthood in Ventura – www.plannedparenthood.org
1-(888) 898-3806

Poison: Call Family Physician or Ojai Valley Community Hospital
646-1401

National Runaway Hotline
(800) 621-4000

Resources for Infant Educarers www.rie.org
Counseling/Education/Mental Health for families and infants and toddlers
Elizabeth Memel, Facilitator Certified RIE parent -infant guidance classes in Ojai
lizmemel@authenticbabies.comwww.authenticbabies.com
(805) 646-0441

Suicide Prevention (24 Hour Hotline) – www.wellnesseveryday.org/suicide-prevention
877-727-4747

652-6727

The Aster Foundation (Child Abuse Counseling)
(805) 646-9724

Teen Shelters in Ojai include the Ojai Unified School District
Martha Ditchfield, Coordinator
640-4300 ext.1911

Transitional Age Youth Program (The TAY Tunnel) in Oxnard, empowers individuals ages 16 to 25 to take an active role in creating positive lifestyle changes within a supportive, safe and understanding environment – http://www.pacificclinics.org/media/video/pacific-clinics-tay-tunnel-program-oxnard
(805) 240-2538  Facebook:  www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000028825605&ref=tn_tnmn#!/TayTunnel

Young Life (Ojai Valley) www.ojai.younglife.org
Area Director – Nathalie Selleslags,  (805) 794-1663
A Christian non-denominational and non-profit organization that mentors youth and works with parents regardless of faith (or no faith).

Ventura Co. Sheriff Department – www.vcsd.org
(805) 654-2311

Drug Education

American Council for Drug Education
www.acde.org/
Excellent website for gathering information about specific drugs and will link you to other resources.

Grief and Loss Support

Help of Ojai-Hospice Neighbors Helping Neighbors – www.helpofojai.org/
(805) 646-5122

Bereavement Program
(Partnership w/Help of Ojai and the Ojai Unified School District)
Jeanine Murphy, L.M.F.T. – Clinical Supervisor
650-4343 ext.1858

Ventura Co. Behavioral Health

website: www.vchca.org/bh (Click on “MHSA” on the drop down menu under Behavioral health)

  • A New Start for Moms — pregnant and/or parenting women with alcohol and drug issues
  • Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Services
  • Client Advocate Behavioral Health Alcohol & Drug Programs
  • Driving Under the Influence Program
  • Medical Support Services – Alcohol and Drug Services
  • Outpatient Alcohol and Drug Treatment Community Centers
  • Substance Abuse Crime Prevention Program

For more information contact Cathy Morrison (Cathy.Morrison@ventura.org) at (805) 981-8497