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Mendocino County Summary

General Health

Mendocino County currently ranks 45th out of the 58 California counties in overall health,1 and is one of the cleanest counties in California for short-term particle pollution and ozone air pollution.2 About 89% of the population reports being in “Good”, “Very Good”, or “Excellent” health.3 Life expectancies, however, vary widely with census tracts and range from 70 to 83 years. Read more

Air Quality
Asthma Coalitions
Environmental Org./Coalitions
Hospitals, Clinics, Health Care Providers
Insurance Coverage Status
Pulmonary Rehab Programs
School Districts/Childcare
Smoking Cessation and Tobacco Control
Tuberculosis Control
Other Voluntary Health Organizations
Other Health Resources

Major Hospitals, Community Clinics, Public Health Providers

County of Mendocino, Department of Public Health
1120 S. Dora Street
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 472-2600
Marvin Trotter M.D, Public Health Officer
Stacey Cryer, Public Health Branch Director
Public Health Nursing, Communicable Disease Control, (707) 472-2713
Mendocino County Public Health Advisory Board, (707) 472-2793
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/ph/

Mendocino Coast District Hospital
700 River Drive
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
(707) 961-1234
Cardio-Respiratory Care, (707) 961-4668
http://mcdh.org

Ukiah Valley Medical Center
275 Hospital Drive
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 462-3111
www.uvmc.org

Mendocino Community Health Clinic:
Hillside Health Center
333 Laws Ave.
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 468-1010

Little Lake Health Center
45 Hazel St.
Willits, CA 95490
(707) 456-9600
www.mchcinc.org

Insurance Coverage Status

Medi-Cal / County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Eligibility
Department of Social Services
737 South State Street
P.O. Box 8508
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 463-7700 or (877) 327-1711 (Mendocino County only)
www.mcdss.org/efas.htm

Medi-Cal Outreach
(707) 472-2600

Healthy Kids Mendocino
747 S. State Street
Ukiah CA 95482
(707) 463-KIDS (5437)
www.healthykidsmendocino.org/

Medicare:
Mendocino County HICAP office
3262 Airway Drive, Suite C
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
(800) 434-0222 or (707) 526-4108
www.cahealthadvocates.org/HICAP/mendocino.html

Pulmonary Rehab Programs

No pulmonary rehabilitation services in Mendocino County.

Better Breathers Groups:

County of Mendocino, Department of Public Health
1120 South Dora St, Conf Room 161
Ukiah, CA
Jenny Bard, (707) 527-5864 or jbard@alac.org

Smoking Cessation, Tobacco Control Advocacy

County of Mendocino, Department of Public Health
Health Education/Tobacco Control Program
1120 South Dora Street
Ukiah, CA
(707) 472-2694
Smoking Cessation, (707) 472-2600
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/ph/nursing/healthed.htm

Tobacco Control Ordinances:

Tuberculosis Control and Testing

County of Mendocino, Department of Public Health
Communicable Diseases
1120 South Dora Street
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 472-2700
Immunizations and follow-up: (707) 472-2600

Asthma Coalitions and Support

Breathe California, Golden Gate Public Health Partnership
1 Sutter Street, Suite 225
San Francisco, CA 94104
(650) 994-5868

Air Quality

Mendocino County Air Quality Management
306 E. Gobbi Street
Ukiah, CA
Christopher Brown, MA, AICP, Air Pollution Control/Executive Officer, (707) 463-4354
Burn Information Line: (707) 463-4391
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/aqmd/

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) – 9 county district
District Office
939 Ellis Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 771-6000
Jack Broadbent, (415) 749-5052
www.baaqmd.gov

California Air Resources Board (ARB)
Dave Brown, (916) 324-1129
Christopher Brown, MA, AICP, (707) 463-4354
www.arb.ca.gov

Environmental Organizations/Coalitions

County of Mendocino, Department of Public Health
Environmental Health
Email: enviroh@co.mendocino.ca.us
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/eh/

Mendocino County Resource Conservation District
1303 Jefferson Street, Suite 500B
Mendocino, CA 94559
(707) 252-4188
www.mcrcd.org/

MendoRecycle (hazardous waste, composting and recycling)
101 W. Church St., Suite 9
Ukiah, CA95482
(707)468-9710
Recycling Hotline (707)468-9704
www.mendorecycle.org

School Districts/Childcare

Mendocino County Office of Education
2240 Old River Rd.
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 467-5000
Prevention Education, (707) 467-5152
Health Services, (707) 467-5174
www.mcoe.us/

Other Voluntary Health Organizations

American Cancer Society
115 E. Smith St.
Ukiah, CA 95482
Laura Moss, Community Director – Laura.Moss@cancer.org
1-800-ACS-2345
www.cancer.org

Action Network
www.actionnetwork.info

First 5 Mendocino
www.mendochildren.org

Laytonville Healthy Start
44400 Willis Ave,
Laytonville, CA 95454
www.laytonville.org/healthystart.html

Alliance for Rural Community Health
367 North State Street, Suite 201
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 462-1477
www.ruralcommunityhealth.org

Other Resources

Mendocino County Health Improvement Plan:
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/ph/pdf/MCTSAC_MCPHAB_strategic_plan_05.pdf