Ventura 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


VC Kids – Resources for Foster & Kinship Families
Kids & Families Together
Homes with Heart Resource Center
Foster & Kinship Care Education – Ventura College
Child Hope Services Foster Family Agency
Koinonia Family Services Foster Family Agency
Homes with Heart Foster Family Agency
Casa Pacifica Foster Family Agency
Help Me Grow – Developmental Screening
Car Seat Program
Court Appoint Special Advocates (CASA)
Tri-Counties Regional Center
Office of Education
Office of Education – Foster Youth Services
United Parents
Covid-19 Resources
Home Internet Service Free – $23/month
Free Tutoring Services For Foster Youth
2-1-1 Ventura 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

Crisis Stabilization Unit
Behavioral Health
Child Care
Children’s Home Society – Resource & Referral
Head Start


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

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
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