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North County Resources

Online Parenting Classes

If you are mandated to complete a parenting class, verify approval of an online class (rather than a traditional class) with the  mandating agency. Each state, county, and individual judge may dictate different requirements. If you are court ordered to take...

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NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP OF SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based, community health program that helps transform the lives of vulnerable mothers pregnant with their first child. Each mother served by NFP is partnered with a registered nurse early in her pregnancy and receives...

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COAST CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER

Caring for a loved one with a cognitive disorder or another disabling condition forever changes the lives of family and caregivers. There can be devastating effects on those providing long-term care at home: financial pressures, legal quandaries, health problems, and...

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Anna’s Home for Women and Children

Anna's Home in north San Luis Obispo County can house up to five women in recovery and their children. While in the program assist residents will be assisted with securing employment and housing so that they may work towards self sufficiency Please contact...

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PARENTS SHARING SORROW & HOPE SUPPORT GROUP

This unique bereavement support group provides friendship and support to those who have experienced the loss of a child of any age (including a lost pregnancy). The group is organized & led by parents who they themselves have lost a child. Monthly groups: Groups...

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YOUNG PARENTS’ GROUP

Teen Parents and their babies, attending Paso Robles Schools, are welcome to join us for an hour of education, support, resources, stories & crafts. We meet once a week, during the school year. Days: Every Monday, except school holidays Time: 1:30- 3:00PM...

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FAMILY RESOURCE DIRECTORY, SLO COUNTY

San Luis Obispo County Directory of Family Resource Centers Family Resource Centers (FRCs) work closely with schools, local government, county social services, community-based organizations and health care providers to support families. FRC services and programs...

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PARENT PARTNERS-SUPPORT & RESOURCE SERVICES, CWS

Parents Supporting Parents: Our vision for Parent Partners is to help families to build their strengths and utilize their resources. We are parents who have been in your situation, who want to offer our experience, provide ongoing support, share our knowledge, and...

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RISE: RESPECT, INSPIRE, SUPPORT, EMPOWER

Parenting Support Groups for Women and Children Affected by Intimate Partner Violence and/or Sexual Assault On-going Parenting & Children's Support Groups These weekly groups are for women and their children (separate groups running at the same time) with a focus...

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San Luis Obispo Resources

Prenatal Psychotherapy Group

A therapeutic community during pregnancy designed to meet the emotional and psychological needs of each group participant. Tuesday 3:15pm - 4:30pm. 1115 Toro St. Suite H, San Luis Obispo. Please contact Angela R. Wurtzel for admittance to the group: 805-884-9794 &...

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Parenting Sober Support Group

Open forum meeting for parents at any stage of recovery who want to get a grip on parenting & stay sober in the process! This group is designed to align solid parenting foundation principles and tools with 12-step principles so that parents can begin to enjoy both...

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NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP OF SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based, community health program that helps transform the lives of vulnerable mothers pregnant with their first child. Each mother served by NFP is partnered with a registered nurse early in her pregnancy and receives...

read more

COAST CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER

Caring for a loved one with a cognitive disorder or another disabling condition forever changes the lives of family and caregivers. There can be devastating effects on those providing long-term care at home: financial pressures, legal quandaries, health problems, and...

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HOSPICE OF SLO COUNTY

Hospice of San Luis Obispo offers Support Groups which provide emotional support and education about the grief process and finding comfort through connecting with like-minded individuals. Support Group meetings are offered according to the needs of the community and...

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FRENCH HOSPITAL, BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP

The Baby Hour,  is a breastfeeding support group. Join other nursing mothers and a lactation consultant to learn about various topics surrounding breastfeeding and parenthood. Mothers and babies are welcome and there is no need to register. There will be time for...

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FAMILY RESOURCE DIRECTORY, SLO COUNTY

San Luis Obispo County Directory of Family Resource Centers Family Resource Centers (FRCs) work closely with schools, local government, county social services, community-based organizations and health care providers to support families. FRC services and programs...

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LA LECHE LEAGUE, MOTHER-TO-MOTHER BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

Santa Lucia Birthing Center, San Luis Obispo: 2nd Thursday of each month at 10:00AM and 4th Thursday of each month at 6:30PM Beacon Chiropractic, Grover Beach: 3rd Thursday of each month at 10:00AM Whether you are a brand new mother or a seasoned pro, League meetings...

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SLO FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER

Located: 1500 Lizzie Street, Room G4, San Luis Obispo http://wordpress.slcusd.org/cfrc/ Mariana Gutierrez, Bilingual Family Advocate Phone/text (805) 458-5499 Mission: To nurture and support healthy families through a collaboration of community organizations....

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HEARST CANCER RESOURCE CENTER

The Hearst Cancer Resource Center offers a range of activities to meet physical and emotional needs of patients and their families. For more information: http://www.frenchmedicalcenter.org/Medical_Services/Hearst_Cancer_Resource_Center/053115 Contact: (805) 542-6234...

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South County Resources

Creative Kids Parent Participation

Creative Kids Parent Participation

A fun class where little ones can explore music, dance, games and much more! Appropriate for ages 9 months - 2 1/2 Time: Fridays from 10:45am - 11:30am. Location: Shell Beach Veteran's Building on Leeward Ave. in Shell Beach. Contact:...

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Parenting Sober Support Group

Open forum meeting for parents at any stage of recovery who want to get a grip on parenting & stay sober in the process! This group is designed to align solid parenting foundation principles and tools with 12-step principles so that parents can begin to enjoy both...

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Online Parenting Classes

If you are mandated to complete a parenting class, verify approval of an online class (rather than a traditional class) with the  mandating agency. Each state, county, and individual judge may dictate different requirements. If you are court ordered to take...

read more

NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP OF SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based, community health program that helps transform the lives of vulnerable mothers pregnant with their first child. Each mother served by NFP is partnered with a registered nurse early in her pregnancy and receives...

read more

COAST CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER

Caring for a loved one with a cognitive disorder or another disabling condition forever changes the lives of family and caregivers. There can be devastating effects on those providing long-term care at home: financial pressures, legal quandaries, health problems, and...

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PARENT PARTICIPATION CLASSES- LUCIA MAR

Want to meet some parents in our community and make some lifelong friends? Want to enjoy some new experiences with your child? Then Parent Participation is for YOU! Come sing, dance, do fingerplays, explore with art, painting, go on field trips and discuss parenting...

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DAD’S GROUP, Oceano Family Resource Center

Meeting and potluck for the guys! Welcoming all kin caregivers (grandfathers, uncles, brothers, etc.) and adoptive fathers (or others in a similar care-giving role). Family Ties will provide the main dish and beverages. Bring a side dish to share while you enjoy an...

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PARENTS SHARING SORROW & HOPE SUPPORT GROUP

This unique bereavement support group provides friendship and support to those who have experienced the loss of a child of any age (including a lost pregnancy). The group is organized & led by parents who they themselves have lost a child. Monthly groups: Groups...

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BUILD YOUR NEST PARENTING, CINDY DUSAIR

BUILD YOUR NEST PARENTING, CINDY DUSAIR

Parenting classes are held at: Build Your Nest Coaching + Design Studio 6613-B Bay Laurel Drive, Avila Beach (next to Woodstone Marketplace) Facilitator: Cindy DuSair, CPC, ELI-MP, Certified Professional Coach & Positive Discipline Parent Educator To Register:...

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Coastal Resources

Online Parenting Classes

If you are mandated to complete a parenting class, verify approval of an online class (rather than a traditional class) with the  mandating agency. Each state, county, and individual judge may dictate different requirements. If you are court ordered to take...

read more

NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP OF SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based, community health program that helps transform the lives of vulnerable mothers pregnant with their first child. Each mother served by NFP is partnered with a registered nurse early in her pregnancy and receives...

read more

COAST CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER

Caring for a loved one with a cognitive disorder or another disabling condition forever changes the lives of family and caregivers. There can be devastating effects on those providing long-term care at home: financial pressures, legal quandaries, health problems, and...

read more

FAMILY RESOURCE DIRECTORY, SLO COUNTY

San Luis Obispo County Directory of Family Resource Centers Family Resource Centers (FRCs) work closely with schools, local government, county social services, community-based organizations and health care providers to support families. FRC services and programs...

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ADULT SCHOOL PARENT PARTICIPATION PROGRAM

The Parent Participation Program enhances parenting skills through classroom discussion, interaction, and observation. Parent and child (age 0-6) attend class once a week. Curriculum includes teacher-led discussions on parenting techniques and strategies for creating...

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PARENT PARTNERS-SUPPORT & RESOURCE SERVICES, CWS

Parents Supporting Parents: Our vision for Parent Partners is to help families to build their strengths and utilize their resources. We are parents who have been in your situation, who want to offer our experience, provide ongoing support, share our knowledge, and...

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COASTAL FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER, SLCUSD

Serving the communities of Los Osos and Morro Bay Bilingual Family Advocate: Rocio Hernandez Located at: Sunnyside School (off Bayview Heights Drive) 880 Manzanita Dr., Room 18, Los Osos (805) 540-3365 Services Offered by appointment only: Referrals and family support...

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Pregnancy & Parenting Support of San Luis Obispo

Confidential and nonjudgmental pregnancy and parenting support. Free services include: pregnancy/parenting groups, prenatal vitamins, maternity and infant clothing, formula, diapers, infant equipment (cribs, etc.). All services are free and designed for pregnant women...

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MEET YOU IN DREAMLAND-CLASSES AND SUPPORT

"Meet you in Dreamland." is a place where families on the Central Coast  can receive help and support in their quest for a better nights' sleep for their little ones. Founded in 2011 by Kerrin Edmonds, Meet You in Dreamland's goal is for families to become well rested...

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Special Needs Resources

Pediatric Therapy Solutions

Occupation Therapy Services. Serving Children on the Central Coast since 1999 Lisa Moreno, OTR/L Laura Cooper, OTR/L 187 Tank Farm Rd, Suite 220 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 Phone/fax 805-545-8699 www.ptsforkids.com

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New Directions for Kids

An Occupational Therapy and Learning Resource Center in Arroyo Grande, California. New Directions for Kids serves children individually and in groups from infancy through adolescence. We are dedicated to providing a comprehensive Occupational Therapy program for young...

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Pediatric Therapy Solutions

Occupational Therapy Services Serving Children on the Central Coast since 1999. Lisa Moreno, OTR/L Laura Cooper, OTR/L 187 Tank Farm Rd. Suite 220 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 Phone/fax: 805-545-8699 www.ptsforkids.com

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Balance Treatment of San Luis Obispo

Mental Health Intensive Outpatient Programs: for Adults and Adolescents. At balance treatment of San Luis Obispo we are working to: improve the lives of individuals and their families by addressing the issues that are preventing growth. Intensive Outpatient Programs...

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Central Coast Sign Language

Central Coast Sign Language provides Language Interpreting and Translating Services for a Wide Array of Settings! American Sign Language-ASL Spanish Interpreting Medical, Legal, and Educational Settings Community Outreach/Emergency Assistance Entertainment Venues...

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Access for All – SLO

Access for All advocates for accessible communities where people with disabilities have equal opportunities in all aspects of life. SLO resources for families with members with disabilities or special needs.

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K.E.Y.S. Program

K.E.Y.S. (Keeping Every Youth Sober) is a youth support class providing education in the area of substance abuse, causes, effects and consequences Offered through Lifestyles Recovery Center this group welcomes teens ages 13 to 17. When: Tuesdays at 4pm Where: 715 24th...

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Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

CARD was founded in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh and has been developing our curriculum for over 25 years. Our mission is to lead the field of autism by providing global access to the latest scientifically proven, top quality behavioral services to our patients and...

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Parenting Sober Support Group

Open forum meeting for parents at any stage of recovery who want to get a grip on parenting & stay sober in the process! This group is designed to align solid parenting foundation principles and tools with 12-step principles so that parents can begin to enjoy both...

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Pregnancy, Post-Partum & Ages 0-5

Feel like yourself again

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Life Line cpc

Think You Might Be Pregnant? You Have Choices Pregnant? Scared? Considering Abortion? Confused? Do you have questions? LifeLine can help If you believe you might be pregnant, you probably have many questions and thoughts: I don’t want anyone to know I’m not ready to...

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Prenatal Psychotherapy Group

A therapeutic community during pregnancy designed to meet the emotional and psychological needs of each group participant. Tuesday 3:15pm - 4:30pm. 1115 Toro St. Suite H, San Luis Obispo. Please contact Angela R. Wurtzel for admittance to the group: 805-884-9794 &...

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Tiny Tunes Music and Movement

Tiny Tunes is a new Music & Movement program for toddlers and preschoolers. Each monthly session is themed. The sessions will include developmentally appropriate activities based on Music Psychology and Child Development. Songs have been carefully selected or...

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CHILDCARE IN SLO COUNTY

http://findchildcareslo.capslo.org Call Monday-Friday, 8:00 to 5:00 (888) 727-2272 Walk-in: 805A Fiero Lane, San Luis Obispo

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TIPS & TOOLS, PRENATAL TO 5

Prenatal Development: See Fetal Development Brochure for more information. MotherToBaby: a service of the non-profit Organization of Teratology Information Specialists, is dedicated to providing evidence-based information to mothers, health care professionals, and the...

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PREGNANCY AND PARENTING SUPPORT of San Luis Obispo

PREGNANCY AND PARENTING SUPPORT of San Luis Obispo, Inc. is a nonprofit organization providing support, practical assistance during pregnancy through a child’s second year, and education on pregnancy and early parenting throughout San Luis Obispo County. PPS provides...

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BABY’S FIRST BREATH

The Baby's First Breath Program is specifically designed to help pregnant and postpartum women with children (0-5) in San Luis Obispo quit and stay off tobacco. The program offers individual assistance to help mothers quit smoking. Phone: (805) 781 5564

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Mom2Mom, SIERRA VISTA BIRTHING CENTER

Mom2Mom is a way for expectant and new mothers to connect with other moms throughout the Central Coast. The program offers web videos, the opportunity for one-to-one conversation, and practical counsel from real moms. Visit their website HERE for additional...

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SLO HEALTH ACCESS, FIRST 5 SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

On http://slohealthaccess.org  find local resources for: * Special Needs * Behavioral Health * Dental Care * Prescriptions * Medi-Cal & Covered CA * Transportation * Parental Substance Use Along with resources to help parents advocate for services  

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Addiction and Recovery Resources

Balance Treatment of San Luis Obispo

Mental Health Intensive Outpatient Programs: for Adults and Adolescents. At balance treatment of San Luis Obispo we are working to: improve the lives of individuals and their families by addressing the issues that are preventing growth. Intensive Outpatient Programs...

read more

K.E.Y.S. Program

K.E.Y.S. (Keeping Every Youth Sober) is a youth support class providing education in the area of substance abuse, causes, effects and consequences Offered through Lifestyles Recovery Center this group welcomes teens ages 13 to 17. When: Tuesdays at 4pm Where: 715 24th...

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Parenting Sober Support Group

Open forum meeting for parents at any stage of recovery who want to get a grip on parenting & stay sober in the process! This group is designed to align solid parenting foundation principles and tools with 12-step principles so that parents can begin to enjoy both...

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WOMEN’S DRUG AND ALCOHOL RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP

Facilitated by Jonelle Deering, CATC-I, DVGF, topics to be explored will be: relapse prevention, early recovery issues, maintaining sobriety and living life to the fullest, self talk, effective communication, setting and maintaining healthy boundaries, building self...

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AEGIS TREATMENT CENTER, ATASCADERO

ATC specializes in medication-assisted treatment for individuals addicted to prescription painkillers and other opiates.  Under the guidance of our medical and clinical team, we provide individualized outpatient treatment.  Patients receive individual and unlimited...

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Anna’s Home for Women and Children

Anna's Home in north San Luis Obispo County can house up to five women in recovery and their children. While in the program assist residents will be assisted with securing employment and housing so that they may work towards self sufficiency Please contact...

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LIFESTYLES RECOVERY CENTER

Lifestyles Recovery Center  is a walk-in clinic offering group sessions and individual counseling to individuals who are dealing with the problems of drug and alcohol addiction and anger management. Click here for a list of services. Lifestyles' mission is provide a...

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PERINATAL OUTPATIENT EXTENDED GROUP (POEG)

A program for pregnant and parenting women and their dependent children five and under. POEG meets four days per week. Each day will consist of a three-hour block of time. Services provided may include individual, family, group process, play therapy, a parent support...

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BRYAN’S HOUSE, DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICES

Bryan's House in Paso Robles offers new beginnings to women with children by offering support, hope, and love through a clean and sober way of living. The healing that takes place emotionally, spiritually, and physically enhances the dignity and quality of life. Our...

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NORTH COUNTY CONNECTION

North County Connection is a grass-roots driven family resource center, primarily staffed by dedicated volunteers, providing prevention and recovery activities for families, adults and teens. The center hosts many self-help meetings, a walk-in and telephone referral...

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Español Recursos

GRATIS: Ninos: El Desafio Del Divorcio

Free Spanish Language Parenting Class NINOS: EL DESAFIO DEL DIVORCIO Registro:  Llame a la oficina de antemano a los Servicios de la Corte de Relaciones Familiares para registrarse y obtener informacion, al numero 781-5423.  Debe tener disponible el numero del caso...

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