Low Fee Support Services

Adjusting to Motherhood drop-in support group

Every Thursday, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Family Tree Wellness
114 Royce St. Suite E, Los Gatos, CA 95030
Cost: Free, no need to pre-register
Contact: Cheryl at (408) 475 4408
Email: cheryl@supportingmamas.org

Pregnancy & Postpartum Resiliency Circle

Meets during the year in 6-week series. Note: this is not a drop-in group, participants must call ahead first.
El Camino Hospital, Los Gatos

Cost: $25 suggested one-time donation.

Contact: (650) 962-5745 for dates and times

Medi-Cal Resources

Almaden Valley Counseling Services

Counseling for children, youth, adults and families.

The Intake Office is open Monday through Thursday, calls are returned after 10 am. Fees are based on a sliding scale and dependent on income.

E-mail: intakes@avcounseling.org or call (408) 997-0200 x 205
Address: 6529 Crown Blvd, Suite D, San Jose, CA 95120
Phone: (408) 997-0200

Community Health Awareness Council

Counseling and prevention services for children, youth and families.

For questions or information about our clinic services, or to schedule an intake, call our main office at (650) 965-2020. Website: http://www.chacmv.org/. Services available in Spanish.

Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley

Counseling services for children, teen, and adults.
Multiple Locations in San Jose (see website for more information on locations).

Accept most insurance plans; sliding scale may be available to those without insurance. Children may be eligible for free services. Accepts Medi-Cal — contact the county mental health department and request authorization for treatment.


  • Medi-Cal Intake Coordinator: 408.292.9353.
  • Private Insurance or Sliding Fee Scale Intake Coordinator: 650.326.6576.

Gardner Family Health

Counseling services for children, teen, and adults.

Phone: 1-800-704-0900 to be referred to a therapist who works with Medi-Cal.
Spanish-speaking therapists may also be available.
Website: http://www.gardnerfamilyhealth.org
Insurance accepted: Only Medi-Cal

Open Counseling

Affordable counseling in San Jose

Website: Open Counseling

YWCA of Silicon Valley

Counseling services for children, teen, and adults.

Address: 375 S Third Street, San Jose, CA
Phone: (408) 295-4011 ext. 259
Website: http://ywca-sv.org
Insurance accepted: Medi-Cal