7th Avenue Center is a State of California Department of Health Care Services licensed and certified, 99 bed, secured Mental Health Rehabilitation Center (MHRC). The services provided are for adults, aged 18 years and older, throughout the State of California.
7th Avenue Center, LLC began providing services in 1999, filling a state-wide need for rehabilitative care. Company founders began working in the mental health field in the 1980s, providing residential services in Santa Clara County. They worked closely with local mental health agencies to create innovative programs to serve the needs of the community and the mental health population.
7th Avenue Center serves approximately 220 individuals per year. We contract with over 16 counties in the state of California, as well as the Department of Veteran Affairs and private individuals. With over 16 years of operation, 7th Avenue Center is highly experienced at serving the needs of a wide variety of individuals.
7th Avenue Center provides person-centered services to assist residents with their efforts to gain hope and achieve the highest level of mental, social and physical wellness. We provide quality care and services that are consistent with, or exceed, best practices in the behavioral health field.
7th Avenue Center provides services to male and female individuals, ages 18 year and older. The individuals receiving services at 7th Avenue Center are affected by severe and persistent mental illness. While residing at 7th Avenue Center, residents focus on personal goals geared towards increasing independence and integration into the community. Primary diagnoses of residents at 7th Avenue Center include schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, other psychotic disorders, major depression and bipolar disorder. Many residents are dually diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder. Individuals are under conservatorship during their residency at 7th Avenue Center.
There is no set amount of time a resident must stay at 7th Avenue Center. The average length of stay is three to six months, although a resident may stay a shorter time if their treatment goals are achieved.
We provide services to individuals from over 16 counties in California, the Department of Veteran Affairs and those that pay privately. To meet the needs of remotely located counties, 7th Avenue Center offers video conferencing for residents and their home county, as well as locked vehicle transportation. See the Admissions tab for additional information.
7th Avenue Center takes pride in its beautiful surroundings and in keeping the building and grounds in excellent appearance. There are several indoor and outdoor areas available to residents to promote physical and mental wellness.
The property (over 20,000 square feet) has four outside yard areas that provide various amenities. 7th Avenue Center features four yard areas for various activities. Each yard has a focused theme ranging from physical exercise and socializing to gardening and individual reflection. Residents have the option of engaging in basketball, football, volleyball, and ping-pong regularly. They are also encouraged to take part in the on-site gardening groups that maintain the two gardens and active greenhouse on the premises. On the activities patio, the shaded area provides seating space, exercise equipment, and a multi-purpose games table. The Serenity Garden is a prime location for an on-site repose while the gazebo and bocce ball court are available for residents to engage in social activities.
7th Avenue Center is a Certified Green Business and the building is partially powered by solar panels.