Community Agencies with Sliding Scale Fees

The Place Within Folsom –
The Place Within at Folsom offers affordable counseling based on income and ability to pay (ranging from $25 to $80 per session). Our Marriage and Family Therapist Interns and Master’s level Therapists are passionate about helping others live their best lives.  We have therapists who see adults (of all ages), children, and adolescents.  We offer individual, couples, family and group counseling sessions.

Family Service Agency –
Family Service Agency, located near Watt and Folsom Blvd provides counseling for children, adults and families. MediCal is accepted and a sliding fee is provided based on monthly income. Their number is (916) 368-3080.

Catholic Social Services
Catholic Social Services and New Pathways (a division of Catholic Social Services) provides counseling for children, adults and families of all denominations. Their standard fee is $70, but they also offer a sliding fee based on income. They are located on Newman court in Sacramento and can be reached at (916) 452-1218.

Jewish Family Services-
Jewish Family Services no longer provides counseling, only case management.They are located on Arden Way, and can be reached at (916) 484-4400.

Carmichael Presbyterian Counseling Center
Carmichael Presbyterian Counseling Center provides counseling for all ages and all denominations. They are located near Marconi and Fair Oaks and can be reached at (916) 483-2989.

Samaritan Counseling Center –
Located at 1507 21st Street in Sacramento, this counseling center serves all ages. You can reach them at (916) 456-4614.

Terkensha Associates North Area Mental Health Clinic
Terkensha Associates is located on Grand Avenue and provides counseling and medication management. They accept MediCal and provide sliding fees based on income. You can reach them at (916) 922-9868.

California State University Counseling Center –
CSUS provides services to students and non-students. The Education Department offer services for the cost of $50 per semester, which equals about 14 visits. The Psychology Department offers free services. They are located at 6000 J Street and can be reached at (916) 278-6252 or 278-6887 (Psychology Counseling Dept.) Counseling is provided by graduate students.

White House Counseling Center –
To use the services of White House, you must live in the San Juan Unified School District. They accept MediCal. Standard fees are $30/hr for interns and $70/hr for licensed counselors, but a sliding fee is available based on need. They also provide parent skill training. They are located on Sutter Avenue in Carmichael and can be reached at (916) 971-7640.

Diogenes Youth Services-
Diogenes provides short-term individual, group and family counseling. Services are free unless court mandated, in which case the fee ranges from $25-$75/hr. They are located at 9719 Lincoln Village Drive in Sacramento. Call 369-5447.

Asian Pacific Community Counseling –
Free services provided to the Asian/Pacific Islander community. Located on Power Inn Road, call 383-6783.

Sacramento Urban Indian Mental Health Program –
Free services for all ages to members of the American Indian community. Call 441-1095.