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Berkeley High School Health Center
Berkeley Technology Academy (B-Tech) Health Center

The Berkeley High School Health Center is closed. 

A new "warm line" for students, families, and teachers offers mental health support, information, consultations, and resources with a call to (510) 981-5240, Monday-Friday from 11:30 am - 4 pm. Services are available in English and Spanish.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered residents to shelter in place, leaving only for essential needs. Most City facilities are closed to the public. Read the latest changes to City services and COVID-19 information from Berkeley Public Health.

Services | Who is the Program For? | Additional Resources | Contact Us | Hours

BHS YellowJacketSince 1991, the Berkeley High School Health Center has offered free and confidential medical, health education, and mental health services to all students at Berkeley High School, students of Independent Studies, and Berkeley Technology Academy. As of January 2009, a new Health Center opened up at the Berkeley Technology Academy to serve B-Tech students.  Both Health Centers provide First Aid services; Physicals and Sports Exams for students without medical insurance; Sexual Health and STI testing and treatment; Immunizations; Assistance with referrals for primary care and insurance; Pregnancy/STI/ HIV Prevention; Substance Abuse Prevention; Crisis Intervention; Individual Short Term Counseling; and much more! 


HIPAA Breach at the High School Health Center

Learn about a recent health information privacy breach that took place at the Berkeley High School Health Center. 

Our Vision

The Berkeley High School Health Center is a safe, nurturing, dynamic, multicultural teen health center. Our teens are encouraged to develop the skills they need to take ownership and responsibility for their own health and wellness as well as that of the larger community.

Our Mission

The Berkeley High School Health Center empowers teens to take responsibility for their physical, emotional, and social health by engaging their strengths, experiences, and knowledge. The Health Center provides access to culturally appropriate care through a combination of direct services, partnerships, and referrals to community resources.

B-Healthy and B-Well!

Click here to see Alameda County School Health Services Coalition 2006-07 Evaluation Highlights


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Pregnancy prevention and testing; STD/HIV prevention and testing; drug/alcohol prevention education; nutritional education

Mental Health  
Individual counseling, and crisis intervention

Youth Development Programs
After school peer education programs at Berkeley High School and Berkeley Technology Academy: SHIFT and Step Up.

First Aid Services:  Evaluation and first aid treatment of minor illnesses and injuries; immunizations; and identification of students with chronic illnesses to refer for case management

Medical Services:  CHDP exams; sports physicals for uninsured students; family planning exams


Important: Notice of Privacy Practices for Protected Health Information (HIPAA) -- This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information, Effective April 14, 2003 

Who is the program for?  
All students enrolled at Berkeley High School, Berkeley Technology Academy (B-Tech), and Berkeley High School Independent Studies

Cost for Services 
FREE for Berkeley Unified School District (BUSD) high school students

Languages Spoken
English and Spanish (other language translation available upon request)

Hours of Operation 
(when school is in session)

Berkeley High School Main Campus

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm (Closed for lunch daily 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm)

Berkeley Technology Academy (B-Tech) Campus

B-Tech campus will remain closed until Shelter in Place is lifted.  B-Tech students are welcomed to use the Berkeley High Health Center. 

*During the Summer and Holidays: Call for hours*

Additional Information and Resources 

Child Health & Disability Prevention Program (CHDP)  

Vera Casey Teen Parenting Program

Get Health Insurance!

http://achealthcare.org/find-clinic/ (Other School Based and Teen Health Centers in Alameda County. Search "School Health Center" or "Teen Clinic")

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Berkeley High School Campus
1980 Allston Way, Room H-105
Berkeley, CA 94704
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(510) 644-6965 (Phone)  
(510) 644-2887 (Fax)  
(510) 981-6903 (TDD)


                          Berkeley Technology Academy
                          (B-Tech) Campus
                          2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
                          Berkeley, CA 94704

                          (510) 644-6159 (Phone)
                          (510) 981-6903 (TDD)
















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