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Mental Health




  • Family Urgent Response System (FURS) is a Free 24/7/365 Hotline for current or former foster youth and their caregivers to call and get immediate help for any big or small issues you may be having. Call or TEXT: 1-833-939-FURS
  • South County Mobile Emergency Response Team for Youth (MERTY) provides community and field-based crisis intervention services to youth age 21 and younger. 

    Spanish-speaking youth and family who request service from the Mobile Emergency Response Team will be able to work with a bilingual staff member, in person. If Spanish-speaking staff is not available, families will be able to access live translation services over a video or phone call. The van is also accessible to people with disabilities.

    To request MERTY services, call 1-800-952-2335 Monday-Friday between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The clinical team can provide services at safe sites including schools and other community settings, including after-school programs and faith based organizations.