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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Yolo County Cultural Competency team/committee strives to ensure that Yolo County’s commitment to cultural and linguistic competency are reflected throughout the HHSA system, and that staff training and program policies reflect this commitment and manifest racial, ethnic, cultural, and linguistic diversity.  The primary goal of this group is to produce, implement and maintain a Cultural Competence Plan which includes the statements of mission, philosophy, plans, policies, procedures and key documents relating to a system-wide commitment to cultural and linguistic competence.

CULTURAL COMPETENCE COMMITTEE (CCC)

  • CCC Meeting Topics - January to June 2017
  • Upcoming Meeting: April 14, 2017 10:30am-12:00pm Clarksburg Room, Gonzales Building (24 N. Cottonwood St.)
  • Meeting Minutes and Handouts
    • October 2016
    • November 2016
    • December 2016
    • January 2017
    • February 2017
    • March 2017
    • April 2017
    • May 2017
    • June 2017
    • July 2017
    • August 2017
    • October 2017

CONTACT INFORMATION

Theresa Smith, LCSW
Cultural Competency Coordinator
(530) 666-8746
HHSA.CulturalCompetency@yolocounty.org

 Joan Beesley
MHSA Manager

Bauer Building
137 N. Cottonwood Street, Suite 2500
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 666-8630
M-F 8: 00am – 5: 00pm

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CULTURAL COMPETENCY PLAN

REFERENCE MATERIALS

EVENTS

Upcoming Events:

Past Events:

  • LGBTQ Pride Month Display (06/10/2015)
  •  Juneteenth Display  (06/10/2015)
  •  MHSA Wellness Center Asian Pacific Islander Awarness Event  (05/12/2015)
  •  MHSA Wellness Center Cinco de Mayo Event (05/05/2015)

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Cultural Compentency Events

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 How to Obtain Services

By referral only. Service triage appointments are offered at the Woodland or West Sacramento office and the LOCUS Tool is used to determine level of care needs. Eligible consumers may be assigned to a variety of services including participation in the Adult Wellness Center, following completion of a more in depth clinical assessment to review needs and determine medical necessity.

To schedule a triage appointment, consumers may call the toll free ACCESS line at (888)965-6647 or walk into the clinic nearest to them. Consumers are asked to bring proof of residency, Medi-Cal card, and/or proof of income for sliding scale fees.