Health Center Resources



Ventura County Crisis Team


211 (Call 2-1-1)

(Provides referrals for various services such as employment, child care, meals, mortgage assistance, substance abuse)  

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

English/ Spanish: (800)232-4636


National Eating Disorders Association

Helpline: (800)931-2237


Websites Featuring Reliable Information

General Health Issues :

American Cancer Society           

American Heart Association        

American Herpes Foundation      

Become An Ex

(Smoking Cessation Program)     

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Go Ask Alice                                     

Healthfinder (en espanol)           

Immunization Saves Lives

Vaccine Information                    


Trusted Health Information                            


U.S. Health and Human Services  


Women’s Health:

Breast Cancer Fund                        

( environmental causes of breast cancer)  

The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics

Women’s Health                             


Men’s Health :


Men’s Health Network                

Prostate Cancer Foundation        

WebMD Men’s Health Center     




Weight-control Information Network


Substance Abuse:

College Binge Drinking                   

“How to Cut Down on Your Drinking”

National Institute on Drug Abuse 


Prevention Online (Prevline)           

National Clearinghouse for

Alcohol and Drug Information


SMART Recovery                           

Self Management & Recovery Training

Treatment 4 Addiction                 


Mental Health:



The Jed Foundation                      


College Health:

College Drinking Prevention