Locked Facilities, Board & Cares

Institutes of Mental Disease (IMDs) & Mental Health Rehabilitation Centers (MHRCs)​


Nevada County Behavioral Health has contracts with various providers for long term locked care facilities. Based upon the level of care needed these facilities are used for conserved individuals who are not able to take care of themselves on their own. This level of care is just below acute hospitalization. Individuals often step down from this level of care to the Odyssey House Residential Program.
  • Crestwood: Locations generally include Sacramento, Modesto, Sunnyvale, Eureka and Bakersfield
  • Merced Behavioral Health, Merced
  • 7th Avenue Center, Santa Cruz

Hospital Resources


Nevada County has contracts with psychiatric hospital facilities in Northern California and arranges for services at these facilities: