El Dorado County Information & Resources for Children & Families

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

Virtual Support Services

  • CalHOPE Warm Line
  • Suicide Hotline: 988
  • LGBTQ Hotline: 888-843-4564
  • 24-hour Substance Abuse Helpline

For Access to Behavioral Health Services or the Crisis Line

Folsom Lake College- Foster & Kinship Care Education
El Dorado Office of Education-Foster Youth Support Services
El Dorado Resource Family Approval
The Alliance – Defending the Cause of Children & Families
Sierra Child and Family Services
El Dorado Community Hubs
First 5 El Dorado
Spectrum Internet Assist
Tahoe Magic- Emergency and Immediate Needs
Bread and Broth- Food Resources
New Morning Youth and Family Services & Youth Shelter
Free Tutoring Services For Foster Youth 
2-1-1 Resources
Family Empowerment Center – Special Education Support

El Dorado Community Foundation
Various funds to support families:
Angel Fund (for emergency needs)
Lighthouse Fund (for an unmet medical need for women or children)
Friends of Seniors (for our older population’s needs)
Lilliput Grandparent Support
Karen Russell, krussell@wayfinderfamily.org
Monthly Support Group in Placerville
Non-profit offering support and resources to children who have experienced trauma who reside in the following counties: Sacramento, El Dorado, Amado, Yolo and Placer.