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Find information about your doctor or get general care
Contact San Mateo Medical Center
San Mateo, CA 94403
Contact Mobile Clinic
Edison STD Clinic
San Mateo, CA 94403
Call us for more information on low-cost vaccine clinics
Services for older adults and people with disabilities
24-Hour Emergency & Advice Line
for Aging & Older Adults
The Aging and Adult Services Hotline is San Mateo County’s 24-hour information and emergency response line. It helps older adults, people with disabilities, dependent adults, and caregivers access the services they need to keep them safe. The Hotline line is staffed by knowledgeable and experienced social workers and public health nurses.
Mental health and substance use services information
ACCESS Call Center
For assistance in finding mental health and/or substance use services for someone who may be experiencing a mental illness and/or substance use condition, or for someone you are concerned about, call the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) ACCESS Call Center for information, an assessment and a referral based on individual needs. BHRS serves San Mateo County residents who have or are eligible for Medi-Cal, or those who are uninsured.
Mental health and substance use 24/7 confidential support
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call or chat online.
StarVista 24/7 Crisis Hotline
Services for pregnant women, kids and families
Contact Family Health Services
Get affordable health insurance
Call us to enroll in affordable health coverage today
Services for businesses, water, drilling and land use
Contact Environmental Health Services
Report a problem
Report elder or dependent adult abuse
Hotline to speak to a trained staff member: 1-800-675-8437 or 1-844-868-0938.
Fax # for SOC 341 or 342 forms:
Contact the Household Hazardous Waste Program
Birth and death certificates
Contact Office of Vital Records
Vital Records is open to customers and funeral homes from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm for certified copies of birth and death certificates.
Applications for medical marijuana cards are accepted on a walk-in basis during regular office hours.
Records for home births / out-of-hospital births continue to be on an appointment basis. Please call (650) 573-2395 to schedule.