Dr. Natalie Bolin, Mental Health Branch Director

Dr. Natalie Bolin, Mental Health Branch Director

Natalie has worked in multiple positions in the Health & Human Services Agency for over 19 years. She has held various positions in Child Welfare Services, including a leadership role as Division Manager. Natalie currently serves as Deputy Director of Clinical Services in the Mental Health Branch and is an Adjunct Faculty for Fresno Pacific University, focusing her teaching on Social Work, Urban and Social Policy, and Abnormal Psychology.  

Natalie has a master’s degree in Social Work from California State University, Fresno, and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She holds a doctoral degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California.

Natalie’s expertise includes budget management, contract management, strategic planning, community partnerships, and policy and procedure implementation. Her clinical knowledge and commitment to public service will continue to serve the Agency well.


Agency News

2024 Walk with a Doc Program

2024 Walk with a Doc Program

Held the second Saturday of each month in Visalia, Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages. This doctor-led group is a fun and safe place to go for a walk, learn about health, and meet new friends.  

SHIP/HICAP: A Place and Guide for Medicare

SHIP/HICAP: A Place and Guide for Medicare

Nearing age 65 and not sure when to enroll in Medicare? Received a bill from Medicare and aren’t sure which course to take? For over 40 years, staff at the Kings/Tulare HICAP have provided information, and often relief, to Medicare consumers.

Warming Centers & Winter Care for Outside Pets

Warming Centers & Winter Care for Outside Pets

Here in the Central Valley, temperatures can drop and yield cold temperatures during the winter months, especially when fog and rain become factors. Tulare County Warming Centers are open. Also learn about winter care for outside pets.