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211/Contra Costa Crisis Center

(or dial 211)

A comprehensive, up-to-date database of local health and social services.

 

Bay Area Legal Aid

Free civil legal assistance, including legal advice and counsel, effective referrals, and legal representation.

 

Reentry Success Center

A hub of services in Richmond that offers help with next steps after incarceration for returning residents and their families.

 

Contra Costa Reentry Network

A network of reentry services available to Central and East County returning residents and their families.

 

Contra Costa Employment and Human Services

Apply for government benefits and health care coverage.

 

Children and Family Services


Conservator/Public Guardian

 

NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness 

(or dial 916-567-0163)
 

Contra Costa County mental health website
 

Contra Costa Superior Court

Contra Costa Superior Court Collections Unit

Contra Costa Bar Association

 

Probation

Parole

Sheriff’s Office Custody Bureau

All local jails and custody alternative facility.