RESOURCES FOR ADOPTIVE AND FOSTER PARENTS

Ten Questions Adoptive Parents Ask: Helpful insights and practical advice in response to questions that are commonly asked by foster and adoptive parents can be found HERE.

ASPIRANET, FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTION SERVICES

Aspiranet is a social services agency that provides foster care and adoption services throughout the state of California. For more information visit their website here: HERE 

CUESTA COLLEGE FOSTER & KINSHIP CARE EDUCATION PROGRAM

Foster and Kinship Care Education is supported by state categorical funding, SLOCCCD offers workshops that provide licensing and continuing education for foster families and relative caregivers DATES: Ongoing parenting classes for Foster Parents TUITION: free...

FAMILY CARE NETWORK

The Family Care Network serves foster and high-needs children, youth and families on the Central Coast. Our partners, including individual volunteers, families, and organizations, are dedicated to the sole purpose of improving the quality of life of others by...

SENECA FAMILY OF AGENCIES

SLO CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC, ATASCADERO Services Provided: Mental health services for children and families. The Children’s Clinic is staffed with licensed therapists who provide individual, family, and group counseling to children up to age 21 and their...

SLO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES-Adoption Assistance

The Adoption Assistance Program (AAP) is a benefit program designed to meet an adopted child’s needs up to age 18. In some instances, this benefit can be extended up to the age of 21. This program includes a monthly financial stipend, medical insurance through...