Shasta 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 Hotline

Virtual Support Services

Become a Resource Family
Foster & Kinship Care Education (FKCE) – Shasta College
Children First Foster Family Agency
Help Me Grow 
Car Seat Program
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Far Northern Regional Center
Office of Education
Office of Education- Foster Youth Resources
Covid-19 Resources

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 and Behavioral Health
Crisis Stabilization Unit
LGBTQ Resource
Crisis Hotline
Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition Program

Child Care
Kinship Navigator Site
First 5
Crisis Nursery
Head Start


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