Office of Family Affairs

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 brochure.​


Learning Partnership

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

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