Frequently Asked Questions
- How can I receive services through CareLink?
Referrals for service come to us through the offices of behavioral health in the counties CareLink serves, as well as social service providers, health care providers, and family members.
- How is CareLink paid for its services?
CareLink services are primarily funded through county offices of behavioral health. Operational costs are supplemented through grants and charitable gifts from private donors.
- How can I obtain residential services?
Referrals for residential services come to CareLink through the office of behavioral health of each individual’s home county.
- Do you offer emergency housing?
At this time, CareLink does not provide emergency housing or respite care.
- Do you provide psychiatry appointments or one-on-one therapy?
CareLink does not offer psychiatry appointments or individual therapy. Participants in our programs access psychiatric and counseling services through other community-based agencies.
- Can I pay for services out-of-pocket?
Currently, only Mobile Psychiatric services, Supported Living services, and Education & Employment support services provided through CareLink’s Office of Career Services are available with a private pay option. All other services are paid through the offices of behavioral health in the counties CareLink serves.