Options for Southern Oregon

Detailed Information


Options provides an array of mental health programs in Josephine and Jackson Counties. Options was established in 1981 as a (501)(c)(3) nonprofit and also serves as Josephine County’s Community Mental Health Program.

Mission Statement

Options for Southern Oregon serves people of all ages in our community who have mental health needs. Our holistic approach addresses housing, advocacy, community integration, crisis intervention, therapy, co-occurring issues, education, work, and economic well-being. We foster the development of mental and emotional health in children, adults, and families, and support our clients’ participation as respected members of the community.

Value Statement

Options serves individuals and families within a climate of respect and positive regard utilizing evidence-based practices.  Inherent in our approach is the recognition of each person’s strengths and capacity to grow, and the belief that we can be each other’s teachers.

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