Calaveras County Information & Resources for Children & Families

Family Urgent Response System
(FURS): 833-939-3877

For Access to Behavioral Health Services or the Crisis Line

CalHOPE Warm Line

24-hour Suicide Prevention

Virtual Support Services

Resource Family Approval
Foster & Kinship Care Education (FKCE) – Colombia College
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Valley Mountain Regional Center
Office of Education
Office of Education Foster Youth Services
Home Internet Service Free – $23/month

Free Tutoring Services For Foster Youth
2-1-1 Resources

Supporting Your LGBTQ Youth

Resources for Non-Black Caregivers

Resources for Kinship Caregivers

ICWA Resources

Stanford Sierra Youth & Families Support Groups

California Foster Care Ombudsperson

Mental Health Services
Crisis Support
Suicide Prevention Information and Resources
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition Program

Resource & Referral
Head Start 

California Provider Helpline (For Foster & Kinship Parents!) 1-833-99YOUTH (999-6884)
Alliance for Children’s Rights
Kinship Navigator
CAC Foster & Kinship Newsletters


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