Please note:

The resources and services in this directory are provided by external partners and not by San Diego Center for Children.

Rady Children’s Behavioral Health Urgent Care


The Behavioral Health Urgent Care serves children, teens and their families struggling with urgent emotional and/or behavioral concerns posing a risk to their safety or the safety of others or creating significant impairment in their daily lives.


This program has been made possible by a generous grant from Price Philanthropies.

We serve children and teens ages 5 to 17 in the Mid-City community and surrounding areas. We accept Medi-Cal and private insurance. We are also able to provide services to the uninsured and undocumented.

We see youth experiencing the following concerns:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Psychotic thinking
  • Physical aggression or risk of harm to others
  • Depression and/or anxiety
  • Acute stress reaction
  • Co-occurring problems with substance use/abuse


'-Walk-in clinic, available from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday -Prompt risk and diagnostic assessment to determine the appropriate level of care -Follow-up visits during the day by appointment for crisis intervention, case management and referral and linkage to community resources -Urgent psychiatric/medication evaluations

Payment Options:


Types of Needs:

Emergency Needs, Psychiatric Emergency Services, Walk-In Clinics for Mental Health

Transition Resource Categories

Independent Living Skills
Job & Career
Physical Health & Well-Bring
Emotional & Behavioral Well-Bring
Community Centers & Recreation
Benefits Assistance

Funded by the Generosity of

Bank of America

St. Germaine Children's Charity

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We do not endorse any specific organization listed nor are we responsible for ensuring the quality of the services listed. Users should always select services at their own discretion. Additionally, this information is subject to change as funding for programs can shift over time, though we do our very best to keep the resource center as up-to-date as possible.

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