Below is a snapshot of some of the new and continuing developments for BHRS in the past year. We would like to recognize all of the people — clients, family members, staff, partners and community members — whose passion, commitment and hard work every day, transformed these ideas into action.
Serenity House Opens Its Doors
Serenity House, San Mateo County’s new short-term adult crisis residential center, opened on October 29 after much anticipation. Overseen by BHRS and operated by HealthRight360, Serenity House offers 24/7 treatment, support and respite to adults experiencing a psychiatric crisis but not requiring hospitalization. Learn more.
Advanced Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders
Medication assisted treatment combines medication, therapy and support to successfully treat substance use disorders. The Integrated Medication Assisted Treatment Team (IMAT) has helped treat alcohol disorders since July 2015, and recently began treating opioid use disorders in FY 17-18.