A Core Service Agency (CSA) coordinates care and provides essential services to children, youth and adults who have a serious mental illness, severe emotional disturbance, or dependence on alcohol or drugs. For those eligible to receive services, the CSAs provide or coordinate psychiatric services, medication management, everyday crisis services, and comprehensive community support services (CCSS) that support an individual’s self-identified recovery goals, and other clinical services.


A Core Service Agency (CSA) coordinates care and provides essential services to children, youth and adults who have a serious mental illness, severe emotional disturbance, or dependence on alcohol or drugs. For those eligible to receive services, the CSAs provide or coordinate psychiatric services, medication management, everyday crisis services, and comprehensive community support services (CCSS) that support an individual’s self-identified recovery goals, and other clinical services.