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Published on: 4/24/2013 3:54 PM
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​​24-Hour Care Unit
2221 Enborg Lane
San Jose, CA 95128
Phone:(408) 885-7580

The Mental Health Department (MHD) oversees a residential continuum of care that includes crisis residential services and Institute for Mental Health Disease (IMD).A 24-Hour Care Unit is responsible for coordinating intakes and discharges, and assists those being discharged from residential settings with transition to a placement within the community.In order to receive these services there needs to be an authorization of placement from the MHD, 24-Hour Care Unit.

These programs provide locked, skilled nursing facility care and supervision for adults 18-65 years of age, who require extended treatment following an acute psychiatric hospitalization; allowing clients an opportunity to stabilize and prepare for community discharge. All clients must be conserved under the Lanterman-Petris-Short Act (LPS) and are followed by Service Teams. Admission to these facilities is by approval of the Mental Health Department, 24-Hour Care Unit.

Seventh Avenue Center, LLC
1171 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone: (831) 476-1700

San Jose Care and Guidance
401 Ridge Vista Avenue
San Jose, CA 95127
Phone: (408) 923-7232

Crestwood Manor, San Jose
1425 Fruitdale Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128
Phone: (408) 275-1010

This locked facility program is licensed by the State Department of Mental Health and provides 24-hour/day care and supervision to adults 18-65 years of age. The focus is on recovery and rehabilitation, which is accomplished through service components designed to meet the needs of this population, such as: Life and Leisure Skills, Dual Recovery Program and Medication Education/Peer Support.

All clients must be conserved under the Lanterman-Petris-Short Act (LPS), and are followed by Service Teams. Admission is by approval of the Mental Health Department, 24-Hour Care Unit.

Crestwood Center - San Jose
1425 Fruitdale Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128
Phone: (408) 275-1010

The neurobehavioral programs operated in Alameda County (Morton Bakar, Medical Hill, Garfield) are a collaboration with nine other bay area counties, and are designed to meet the particular needs of a behaviorally difficult patient population who are disabled due to brain injury and have a tendency to "act out" physically and verbally. All clients have concurrent physical health needs that are addressed at these facilities. Admission to these facilities is through the Mental Health Department 24-Hour Care Unit.

Morton Bakar Center
494 Blossom Way
Hayward, CA 94541
Phone: (510) 582-7676

Garfield Neurobehavioral Center
1451 28th Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
Phone: (510) 261-9191

Medical Hill Rehabilitation
475 29th Street
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone: (510) 832-3222

These facilities provide 24-hour/day skilled nursing care and supervision to clients with a primary psychiatric diagnosis, who may also have co-existing medical conditions. These facilities offer programs for adults as well as Geri-Psych programs for clients 65 years of age and older. In most cases, clients are conserved under Lanterman-Petris-Short Act (LPS) and followed by Service Teams. These facilities may bill Medi-Cal for adults as well as those 65 years or older. Admission is by approval of the Mental Health Department, 24-Hour Care Unit.

Supplemental Services Program
221 Enborg Lane
San Jose, CA 95128
Phone: (408) 885-7580

This program is designed to meet the needs of individuals returning to the community from higher levels of care, such as locked and sub-acute facilities. The Mental Health Department provides a supplemental payment to Licensed Residential Care Facilities that contract with the County. These facilities are located throughout the county and offer a broad array of specialized services, including cultural and language proficient care. They provide individualized care and supervision within a homelike setting to seriously mentally ill adults and older adults, to support their successful community living. Access to this program is by approval of the Mental Health Department, 24-Hour Care Unit.