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Resources for Santa Barbara County

Toll-free phone numbers begin with 1-800, 1-866, 1-877, and 1-888. If you need a TTY and there is not one listed, you can call 7-1-1. If you have a speech disability, you can use the Speech-to-Speech Relay. Call 1-800-854-7784.


Health care programs and services

Santa Barbara County Department of Social Services
1-866-404-4007 (Automated phone number for Medi-Cal)
Offices: 805-681-4401 (Santa Barbara), 805-737-7080 (Lompoc), and 805-346-7135 (Santa Maria) 
Medi-Cal information

Santa Barbara County Department of Alcohol, Drug, and Mental Health Services
1-888-868-1649 (24-Hour Access and Crisis Line)
County mental health services

Santa Barbara County Public Health Department
Health Care Centers / Clinic services


Help with health coverage issues

California Consumer Assistance Program
California Help Center - 1-888-466-2219 (free help in many languages or referral to a regional consumer assistance program)

HICAP (help with Medicare)
Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens - 1-800-434-0222 or 805-928-5663

Health Consumer Alliance - Local Health Consumer Center
Legal Services of Northern California - 1-888-354-4474

County Veterans Service Office
Find the CVSO in your county - 1-844-737-8838 - (for help with veterans health benefits)


Also see the list of helplines and consumer assistance for statewide resources


List updated 3/27/2014

Health Plan Problems?

Call 1-888-466-2219

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