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Mental & Behavioral Health (No-Cost, Virtual Services)

Free Web & App-Based Services!


Two New Free Resources!

As part of the State’s CalHOPE program, with funding from the Children and Youth Behavioral Health Initiative (CYBHI),

California has launched (as of January 2024):

(2) two free, web & app-based platforms to give youth and their caregivers access to critical behavioral health support.



Horizontal      Soluna  
kids ages 0-12   teens and young adults ages 13-25


Mental health coaching and resources for parents with kids ages 0-12


  Mental health coaching and resources for teens and young adults ages 13-25

BrightLife Kids is available for download on IOS devices in the Apple App Store and will be available for Android devices in mid-2024; BrightLife Kids can also be accessed online at CalHOPE.

  Soluna is available for both IOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.  
Learn More About BrightLife Learn More About Soluna





What you need to know

  • The Behavioral Health Virtual Services Platform provides free resources for all California families, regardless of income, health insurance, or immigration status.
  • Each mobile app will offer coaching services in English and Spanish, as well as telephone-based coaching in all Medi-Cal threshold languages.
  • The new easy-to-use mobile apps are geared toward two groups: kids 0-12 years old & teans and young adults ages 13-25. 


Why this is important

  • These apps provide easy, fast access to behavioral health coaching and other resources at no cost to children, teens, young adults, and their families. 


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