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    Looking for treatment?

    The California Area Youth Regional Treatment Centers located in Hemet and Davis CA are accepting applications for admission!  Each location has 32 beds for co-ed residential treatment for American Indian/Alaska Native youth ages 12-17 with substance use and co-occurring disorders.

    If you or someone you know are interested in more information, please reach out to our staff listed on this page for assistance.

    You can review our brochure and other treatment information on the Resources page.

    Do you have a question?

    Or would you like to request more information? Submit your questions with this online form.

    We're hiring! In Davis, and Hemet, CA.

    New position announcements are posted to the website as they become available.
    Check back often for new postings.

    For additional information, CONTACT:

    Pascale Brown, Intake

    Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center
    Office: (951) 708-4054

    Teresa Phinazee, Intake

    Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center
    Office: (951) 708-4043

    Justin Peglowski

    Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center
    Health System Administrator
    39990 Faure Rd., Hemet, CA 92544-9108
    Office: (951) 708-4019

    Jeffrey Turner

    Sacred Oaks Healing Center
    Health System Administrator
    33100 County Road 31, Davis, CA 95616
    Office: (530) 702-6000


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    Accredited and Certified by The Joint Commission.
    Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval.
    To report a patient safety concern or complaint, please contact Desert Sage or The Joint Commission