School-Based Services

School-Based Services

Eligibility: Youth enrolled at the schools below in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties who have full-scope Medi-Cal are eligible for services.

Program Synopsis: In-school therapy for “at-risk” middle and high school students, and their families.

About the Program:

A full-service therapy program designed to help youth in elementary through high school to learn to succeed in school, improve their grades, attendance and interpersonal relationships with their peers and families. Fred Finch Youth Center staff work closely with teachers, school staff, caregivers, parents, and participants to improve participants’ functioning at school and home. Each student is evaluated independently and a customized action plan is developed for addressing each of the known barriers to success.

School-Based Services are available at:

Alameda County

Anthony Ochoa Middle School (Hayward)
Brenkwitz High School (Hayward)
Bret Harte Middle School (Hayward)
Bret Harte Middle School (Oakland)
Eden Gardens Elementary (Hayward)
Edna Brewer Middle School (Oakland)
Fairview Elementary (Hayward)
Madison Middle School (Oakland)
Manzanita SEED Elementary (Oakland)
Melrose Leadership Academy (Oakland)
Montera Middle School (Oakland)
Schafer Park Elementary (Hayward)

Contra Costa County

Bel Air Elementary School (Bay Point)
Concord High School (Concord)
El Dorado Middle School (Concord)
Meadow Homes Elementary School (Concord)
Mt. Diablo High School (Concord)
Oak Grove Middle School (Concord)
Shores Acres Elementary School (Bay Point)
Valley View Middle School (Pleasant Hill)
Wren Avenue Elementary School (Concord)
Ygnacio Valley Elementary School (Concord)
Ygnacio Valley High School (Concord)

Referrals are initiated at each school site.

For more information on SBS in Alameda County, please contact Program Director Nydia Mershani at 510-847-2774.
For more information on SBS in Contra Costa County, please contact Program Director Melissa Cesario at 510-482-2244, ext. 5392.

School-Based Services 3800 Coolidge Avenue, Oakland, California 94602