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Office of Family Affairs (OFA)

Published on: 11/12/2014 6:40 PM
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​Office of Family Affairs
1075 East Santa Clara Street, 2nd Floor
San Jose, CA 95116

Phone: 1 (408) 792-2166
Fax: (408) 792-2158

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Tagalog

Mission Statement

To empower family members and their loved ones receiving services in the Santa Clara County behavioral health system with accessible education, support, and resource opportunities.

Office of Family Affairs assists families in navigating the behavioral health system of care. They offer direct, support, information and education with the goal of providing recovery and hope.


Program Description

Mental Illness can have a tremendous devastating effect on families, friends and loved ones. As Family members ourselves, we can help your family get back to living a healthy and meaningful life not running away from the illness, but by embracing and learning how to live with it. The Office of Family Affairs can help you during this time of need by providing the following services:

  • Assist families in navigating the behavioral health system of care
  • Direct one-on-one support
  • Information and education with the goal of providing recovery and hope
  • Offer a host of referrals to community resources to link families to wellness and recovery everywhere
  • Support at the Mental Health Urgent Care (MHUC) clinic

To learn more, read the Office of Family Affairs Family brochure.
 

Family WRAP®
A Family Wellness and Support Group
 
Family WRAP® (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) is a Family Wellness and Support Group that encourages each family member to add their own personal knowledge to address a plan that will promote wellness and recovery from mental illness. It is a living document to deal with triggers, and what it takes to stay well.
Materials will be provided. Everyone is welcome!!!

To learn more, read the Office of Family Affairs' Family WRAP® flyer.

 
Day: Every Wednesday, except holidays

Time:
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Central Wellness & Benefits Center, 2221 Enborg Lane, San Jose, CA 95128

Enter through the exterior patio door on the northwest corner of the building.


Contact Information:
 
Diana Lee Guido, CADC
Mental Health Peer Support Worker, Family WRAP® Group Facilitator
Santa Clara County Department of Behavioral Health Services
Office of Family Affairs

Phone: 1 (408) 792-2166

Fax: (408) 792-2158
 
E-mail: diana.guido@hhs.sccgov.org