Community Wellness Response Team (formerly Wellness Crisis Call Center and Response Team)

Current Hours of Operation:

  • 24/7, 365 days, including holidays

​Program Implementa​t​ion Updates​​​​​​

Employment Opportunities

CWRT Advisory Committee

​The CWRT Advisory Committee meets on the second Tuesday of the month from 6pm to 8pm at 7001-A East Pkwy, Sacramento.  For meeting agendas and minutes, please click here and refer to the Mental Health Board Meetings section.

​The Selection Committee for the Community Wellness Response Team Advisory Committee (formerly known as the Wellness Crisis Call Center and Response Team, or Alternatives to 911) has concluded its selection process.  Community members will be notified of any future vacancies.  Please see the application information below.

Community Stakeholder Report Back Meeting​​​​

Sacramento County Behavioral Health Services hosted a virtual report back from the Community Stakeholder Workgroup Meetings on Monday, December 13, 2021, from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. The purpose of this meeting was to report and share the community input gathered to inform the design of the Wellness Crisis Call Center and Response Team (formerly Alternatives to 911 for Mental Health).


Community Stakeholder Workgroup​​​​

Sacramento County Behavioral Health Service held virtual community stakeholder workgroup meetings about the Wellness Crisis Call Center and Response (formerly Alternatives to 911 for Mental Health) to collect input from community members. Meeting dates were as follows:

  • Monday, August 9, 2021  12-2 p.m.
  • Monday, August 16, 2021  12-2 p.m.
  • Friday, August 20, 2021  12-2 p.m.
  • Monday, August 23, 2021  12-2 p.m.

All meetings were open to members of the public, and input was provided in the following areas:

  • Program Operations and Training Suggestions
  • Community Partner Collaborations
  • Advisory Committee (Sub-Committee of the Mental Health Board)
  • Community Outreach and Communication Plan


Please see below for meeting materials and outreach flyers.  

Meeting Materials


Community Stakeholder Report Back Meeting flyers


​​Community Stakeholder Workgroup Flyers