Community & Professional Outreach


The Ventura County Health Care Agency proudly participates in local community events to convey important health messaging such as health access and nutrition education. Our dedicated outreach teams work in multiple community settings such as local schools, churches and events. 

VCHCA also hosts professional symposiums for CME opportunities and many of our health providers are available to lecture on a variety of health topics. To learn more about outreach efforts and upcoming events, please contact: Adriana Gonzalez, VCHCA Community Outreach Manager 

Direct: (805) 339-1105 or Email:


Mobile Mammography


The Mobile Mammography Program provides Screening to women/men in the community setting and a proud participate of the Every Women Counts Program. Screening is available at VCMC. 


Mobile Medical Clinic

Mobile Medical Clinic provides Medical Services and 

Community Health Screening/Education.


Health Access and Education Center


Provides application assistance for health access/insurance programs

(Covered CA, Medi-Cal and the Self Pay Program).


 Health Access and Education Center


Community Teams at Work in your Neighborhood!



Early Detection Screening

Health Coverage Notice

Join us at a Health fair, Festival or Forum near you:



Wed. June 1 from 9am – 3pm

Senior Home, Health Fair

City of Santa Paula Senior Center

530 W. Main St. Santa Paula 



Wed. June 1,  from 5 – 8pm

*Westminster Free Clinic at

United Methodist Church of Thousand Oaks

1000 East Janss Road, Thousand Oaks 



Saturday June 4 from 9am - 3pm

VCMC Nurse Career Fair

3291 Loma Vista Rd. Ventura



 Sat. June 11, from 10am - 2pm

Diabetes Fair

Pacifica High School

600 E. Gonzalez Rd. Oxnard



Tues. June 14, from 10am – 2pm

*One Stop Pilot 

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

427 N. Oak Street, Santa Paula



Wed. June 15 from 5 – 8pm

*Westminster Free Clinic 

United Methodist Church of Thousand Oaks

1000 East Janss Road, Thousand Oaks



Sat. June 18 from 10am - 2pm

Oxnard Revival Center Health Fair

2640 Alvarado St., El Rio



Tues. June 28, from 10am – 2pm

*One Stop Pilot 

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

427 N. Oak Street, Santa Paula 

VCHCA - Community Resources (A-Z)


2016 Holiday Calendar

 See Calendar

Animal Services

(805) 388-4355

Free Pet Vaccines at Catholic Charities:  See Flyer


Behavioral Health - For Individuals in need of Mental Health Service or Experiencing a Mental Health Crisis, please call: 

Please call: Star Program: (866) 998-2243 Available 24/7 or (805) 981-4233

Adult Crisis Team: (877) 327-4747 or 911 (Request a CIT officer)

Mental Health First Aide (MHFA): 

An 8-hour certification course to help participants better understand
mental illness and respond to psychiatric emergencies. 
To register please call: Jeen Rha (805) 981-2220 

Breast Feeding Education and Support

VCMC/SPH Encourages you to attend a breastfeeding class before entering the 34th week of pregnancy.

For more details, please contact (805) 652-6090

Support Group Flyers: English / Spanish 

Class Schedules: English / Spanish

COPD Access to Community Health (CATCH) Program 

Is a no-cost program designed to improve health outcomes for people diagnosed with COPD.

Please call (805) 677-5162 today to sign up or get more information.

Flyer English / Flyer Spanish

Child Birthing Preparation Classes

Offered at no cost for patients of VCMC/SPH

For more details, please contact (805) 652-6090

See Flyer


Covered CA/Medi-Cal Enrollment

For an appointment please call: (805) 981-5212  or (866) 481-7674

Chronic Disease Prevention Programs Events Calendar 

MAY 2016

VCHCA - Community Resources (M-Z)


Injury Prevention (Car Seat, Helmet, Young Driver Safety & Fall Prevention)

  • Child Passenger Safety Seat Check Station
  • Car Seat and Injury Prevention presentation for parents
  • Start Smart June Flyer

Elena Gutierrez, Injury Prevention/Outreach Coordinator: 805-652-5904


Stepping On - Exercises & Strategies to Prevent Falling 

Now conveniently offered at Santa Paula Hospital courtesy of VCAAA. This free workshop consists of 7 sessions of exercises & strategies, designed for adults 65 or older, who had a fall in the past year, fears falling, lives at home and does not have dementia. Contact: Dina Ontiveras, Fall Prevention Coordinator (805) 477-7343 or (805) 652-5904


OB Tours for Expectant Women/Families (OB Celebration)

VCMC  - Offered on the 2nd Tuesday of the month or please call (805) 652-6090

Santa Paula Hospital - Offered on the 3rd Tuesday of the month or please call (805) 933-8620

Parenting Classes

Parent Project is a national program created by parents, for parents to help raise
healthy & happy teens by changing destructive adolescent behavior.

10 weekly sessions starting 2/26/15. To register please call (805) 276-7671

Tattoo Removal Clinic  

Orientation is provided for first time participants. Orientation will be at the Las Islas Women's Clinic: 

2400 S. C Street, Oxnard (No appointment is necessary, Space is limited & 1st come-1st serve)

Next Clinic is scheduled: May 21, 2016 from 8:30 am - noon 

Tobacco Education and Prevention

Cessation Classes Call It Quits / Call It Quits Spanish

New! Wellness Center of Oxnard 

Expresso Flyer: English / Spanish

Calendar of events:  English / Spanish

PLI English Calendar / PLI Spanish

Ventura Calendar


Wellness Center of Ventura  

A center designed to provide a positive healing environment for adults with mental health challenges, to build strengths, increase skills, linkage to community resources and peer support through recovery journey.  


Apply for Health Coverage - Get Informed about Medi-Cal  


The Affordable Care Act requires that most people have health care coverage. 

Enroll now for new health insurance options for you and your family, some at no cost to you.

Medi-Cal programs provide no-cost or low-cost health insurance for adults who are aged (65 years or older), blind, disabled, pregnant, or in a long-term facility; for children who are under 21 years of age; or for families with children including those who receive CalWORKs.  In 2014, eligibility for Medi-Cal was expanded to include people who are non-disabled, non-elderly and qualifying adults aged 19-64 with income levels at or below 138% the Federal Poverty LevelClick here to download the application - English or Spanish. Once completed, mail/deliver the application at a Human Services Agency - Intake & Eligibility Center near you. 

Mail to: Oxnard Intake & Eligibility Center, 1400 Vanguard Drive Oxnard, CA 93030

 For more information please visit one of the VCHSA offices or on the web: VCHSA - Medi-Cal Home Page

Online at

Health Care Agency
2323 Knoll Drive
Ventura, CA 93003
Ambulatory Care-Medical Clinics
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
Behavioral Health
1911 Williams Drive
Oxnard, CA 93036
Public Health
2240 E. Gonzales Road
Oxnard, CA 93036
Santa Paula Hospital
825 N. Tenth Street
Santa Paula, CA 93061
Ventura County Medical Center
3291 Loma Vista Road
Ventura, CA 93003
HCA Human Resources
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
Ventura County Health Care Plan
2220 E. Gonzales Road
Suite 210 B

Oxnard, CA 93036