Behavioral Health Program for Adolescents and Adults
The Peninsula lacks an integrated behavioral health program for adolescents, and a confusing array of services for adults. With your help, we can build upon a solid foundation of quality care, continue our efforts to overcome the stigma of behavioral health services and tailor treatments to diverse age, gender, racial and cultural needs.
Mills-Peninsula Health Services and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) collectively provide ambulatory and hospital-based health care services to more than 70,000 adolescents (ages 12-18) within our four-county service area. We know that at least 10,000 of them have behavioral disorders, but our records show that most have yet to be identified, diagnosed and treated, keeping them disconnected from medical care.
Make a donation to the Mental Health Program for Adolescents
For more information contact John Loder, president of Mills-Peninsula Hospital Foundation, at firstname.lastname@example.org, 650-696-5958; or Lauri Medeiros, Regional Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, at email@example.com, 650-696-7857.