NAM SJC Resource Guide

NAMI San Joaquin County maintains a  list of local mental health services and resources. Click the links below to view our resource guide PDFs. Office: NAMI San Joaquin County
Monday thru Friday by phone at
(209) 468-3755. Plesae leave a voicemail. 
or by email -

SPANISH: Puede comunicarse con 
Kathi Polk - 
Hablo espanol. 

Warm Line 209.468.3585 24/7

Crisis Line: 209.468.8686 24/7

Homeless Outreach Worker:
Dennis M. Buettner, PSSWIII

San Joaquin County Behavioral Health Services
1212 N. California Street - Stockton, CA 95202
Cell: 209.481.7706 - Fax: 209.953.7528

National Suicide Line: 800.784.2433 24/7

National Talk Line: 800.628.9454

National Spanish Line: 888.628.9454
Plan of California/Proxy Parents Foundation

At a recent General Meeting, Speaker, Baron L. Miller, Attorney at Law gave an informative and interesting talk on estate planning for families of persons with mental illness and introduced the audience to PLAN of CA of the Proxy Parents Foundation. As a long time member of NAMI-SF and on the Board of Directors of PLAN, Mr. Miller has agreed to answer questions. He can be reached at


More information is available at see under News and Events and then either Articles or Newsletters where one can find recent writings about special needs trusts along with other good information.  Proxy Parent Foundation is a name used by PLAN of California which operates a pooled special needs trust and serves as the trustee.