General Health Information

Family Doctor  A valuable resource of information and advice on common healthcare problems and psychological care.

Go Ask Alice  Columbia University's "Alice"" covers topics from basic health to STIs.

Medicine Net  Information on diseases and treatments, procedures and tests, and first aid resources.

The Body  An AIDS and HIV information resource.

The Mayo Clinic  Basic health information developed by Mayo Clinic Medical Center. Mental health, depression and stress information available.

Public Health Services County wide Public Health Services and Programs.

WebMD Consumer health information.


Sexual Health Information

CDC National Prevention Information Network Information from the National Center for HIV, STD and TB prevention.

Gay and Lesbian Alliance (GALA) provides education, support, recreation, advocacy and partnerships for the well-being of SLO County’s GLBT (gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender) community. (805) 541-4252

Planned Parenthood // (805) 963-2445

The Center // (805) 544-4355


Pregnancy and Parenting

CAPSLO Family Support Services offers free and low cost parenting classes and programs for families, single mothers, single fathers, and families with an absent parent. (805) 541-4122 ext. 25

Planned Parenthood offers family planning services, pregnancy testing, reproductive education, and more // (888) 898-3806

Alpha Pregnancy and Parenting Support // (805) 541-3367


Violence and Support

RISE Sexual assault, dating and domestic violence and stalking recovery and prevention //  TOLL-FREE 24 Hour Crisis Line: Contact (855) 886-7473.

Center for Alternatives to Domestic Violence // Women’s Shelter Program (805) 781-6401 (SLO) // Women's Resource Center (805) 461-1338 (North County) // General phone number: (805) 781-6400

National Rape Crisis/Nationwide RAINN // (800) 656-4673