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Humboldt Community Resources

HSU Counseling & Psychological Services

For a list of groups and services, please see:

Groups and Workshops

Department Info

To find a local psychotherapist:

The website of North Coast Mental Health Professionals, is very helpful. You can search by location, health insurance, presenting problem, etc.

Comprehensive Community Resources:

Community Resource Guide: covers a wide range of resources including substance use, child care, disability, legal aid, pain management, medical insurance, veterans services, etc. Courtesy of Open Door Health.

2-1-1 Humboldt (Humboldt Community Switchboard): search the database through the online link or call 2-1-1 from any phone in Humboldt.

Specific Resources by Topic:

Alcohol/Drug Care

Detox-Drug/Alcohol Services

528 5th Street
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone: (707)445-1391
Sliding Scale

AA Style Groups and Other Peer Based Support Groups

AA of Humboldt & Del Norte Counties

Adult Children of Alcoholics



Marijuana Anonymous World Services

Narcotics Anonymous of Humboldt & Del Norte Counties

Secular Organizations for Sobriety

Sex Addicts Anonymous

Brain Injury Recovery & Support Services

Making Headway

Domestic Violence

Humboldt Domestic Violence Services

offers education, advocacy, and services related to domestic violence (including crisis/shelter services)

Humboldt Family Services Center

Eureka, Ca 707-443-7358

offers weekly support and therapy groups related to family violence; fee is related to income

Food and Body Issues

Overeaters Anonymous

To find a local therapist, go to North Coast Association of Mental Health Professionals and search for therapists specializing in eating disorders.

Grief & Loss Support

Through Hospice of Humboldt, Phone: 445-8443

Hospice Website

Calendar of Hospice Support Groups & Activities

The calendar includes a free drop-in Grief and Loss group on:

  • Mondays 6-7:30 p.m. at Jacoby Storehouse, 4th floor conference room, Arcata.
  • Wednesdays 5:30-7 p.m. at Hospice office, 2010 Myrtle Ave, Eureka
  • Wednesdays 6-7:30 p.m. at Sequoia Springs Senior Living, 240 Redwood Way, Fortuna
  • Fridays 1-2:30 p.m. at Hospice office, 2010 Myrtle Ave, Eureka
  • Saturdays 9-10:30 a.m., "Slipper Club" at Hospice office, 2010 Myrtle Ave

Gay, Lesbian, Transgender Support

Queer Support Website

Humboldt Family Service Center

HFSC Website

HFSC offers sliding fee based counseling for individuals, couples, children, and families. They also have a free walk-in counseling clinic on Mondays 1-4 p.m.

In addition, they offer an Employee Assistance Program, Drug Education Program, and a Children of Divorce workshop. See website for details.

HSU Community Counseling Clinic

Psychology Dept. clinic that provides low cost counseling for individuals, couples, families, adolescents, and children. Serves entire community as well as HSU students. The director is Sheri Whitt, MFT.

Clinic Hours

  • Mondays & Wednesdays: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays: 12 to 7 pm

For more information check out the HSU Community Counseling Clinic Website or call 707-826-3921.

Sexual Assault &/or Abuse

Various Support Services for Survivors of Sexual Abuse &/or Assault

Emma Center Website

Emma Center is located at:

5251 Ericson Way, Suite 3

Arcata, CA


North Coast Rape Crisis Team

Eureka, Ca


Website of the Sexual Assualt Prevention Committee

Resources, information, and "stop rape" advocacy

Youth Services & Activities

Changing Tides Family Services

Programs through the Adorni Center