San Luis Obispo County Information & Resources for Children & Families

Family Urgent Response System

For Access to Behavioral Health Services or the Crisis Line

CalHOPE Warm Line

24-hour Suicide Prevention

Virtual Support Services


San Luis Obispo County Foster Parent Association
Family Resource Center
Help Me Grow San Luis Obispo County
Car Seat Program
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Tri-Counties Resource Center
County Office of Education
Office of Education – Foster Youth Services
Covid-19 Resources
United Way of San Luis Obispo County
Home Internet Service Free – $23/month
Free Tutoring Services For Foster Youth 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



Parents & Caregivers for Wellness

  • Increase Access to Appropriate, Individualized Care
  • Improve Quality and Effectiveness of Care
  • Encourage Greater Collaboration Among Child-Serving Agencies and Providers
  • Promote Engagement of Parents & Caregivers


Bringing the Caregiver Voice to the State

California’s caregivers have an unprecedented opportunity to participate in statewide policy discussion & formation. Policymakers and decision-makers want to know what supports the retention and recruitment of quality family homes for the state’s most vulnerable children. You can add your voice by becoming a member of California Alliance of Caregivers for updates, events, and leadership opportunities and

  • Contact your legislators:
    • Assembly Member Jordan Cunningham CONTACT
    • Senator John Laird CONTACT 
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