Behavioral Health

  Information on access to Health and Human Services Agency Programs during COVID-19 

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(Información en español el la sección debajo)

Behavioral Health will continue to offer mental health and substance use services to new and existing clients primarily remotely via telehealth solutions. Behavioral Health will contact clients with existing appointments to coordinate these remote services. 

New clients, please call: 

(530) 470-2736 for Children’s Behavioral Health services

(530) 265-1437 for Adult Behavioral Health services

(530) 913-0558 for Behavioral Health services for Spanish-speaking individuals

Truckee Behavioral Health services:

  •  For Children’s services and Spanish-speaking adults, call (530) 913-0558
  •  For Adult services and Substance Use Disorder services, call (530) 913-4156

The Substance Use Disorder "Walk-In Clinic" will now be held over the phone. Anyone needing a Substance Use Disorder assessment should call (530) 265-1437 between 9AM and 12PM, Monday through Friday.

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, call (530) 265-5811 or Toll Free at 1-888-801-1437. 

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Debido al Coronavirus, a partir del Jueves 19 de Marzo, las oficinas de Conducto de Salud del Condado de Nevada permanecerán cerradas para los servicios en persona.

Conducto de Salud seguirá ofreciendo servicios de Salud Mental y Consumo de Sustancias a clientes nuevos y existentes principalmente a través de soluciones de telesalud. Conducto de Salud se pondrá en contacto con los clientes con citas existentes para coordinar estos servicios remotos.

Nuevos Clientes por favor llame:

(530) 470-2736 para los servicios de Conducto Salud de Niños

(530) 265-1437 para servicios de Conducto Salud para Adultos

(530) 913-0558 para servicios de Conducto Salud para personas que hablan Español  

Servicios de Conducto de Salud para Truckee:

  • Para servicios de Niños y Adultos que hablan Español , llame al (530) 913-0558
  • Para servicios de Adultos y servicios de Uso de Sustancias, llame al (530) 913-4156

La Clínica de Uso de Sustancias ahora se llevará a cabo por teléfono. Cualquier persona que necesite una evaluación del Uso de Sustancias debe llamar al (530) 265-1437 entre las 9am y las 12pm, de Lunes a Viernes.

Si está experimentando una crisis de Salud Mental, llame al (530) 265-5811  o llamada gratuita al 1-888-801-1437.


Welcome to Behavioral Health


The mission of the Nevada County Behavioral Health Department is to provide high quality, culturally competent mental health and substance abuse treatment services to Nevada County Residents.

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Children's Services


Treat children who have a serious mental illness, who could be using drugs or alcohol, children involved with the Courts, Probation, Child Protective Services and who struggle to learn because of emotional difficulties. Find more information on Children's Services.
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Adult Services


Provides treatment for adults who have serious mental illness. Assessment, outpatient counseling, medication services, case management and other mental health services are provided.​ Learn more about Adult Services.
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Emergency & Urgent Care


Find mental health crisis or urgent care. ​
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Alcohol & Drug Services


Prevention, assessment and referral to substance abuse treatment services offered through community providers including residential and perinatal treatment.​ Find more information on Alcohol and Drug Services.
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Laura's Law


Learn more about Assisted Outpatient Treatment.
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Frequently Asked Questions


Find answers to Behavioral Health's frequently asked questions.
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Quality Assurance

The Quality of Services that Behavioral Health provides are monitored to ensure compliance with all requirements.