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Foster Care Resource List Center for Learning and Achievement (multidisciplinary w/neurodevelopmental evaluations): (408) 793-5959, www.scvmed.org Child Advocates: (408) 416-0400, www.cadvocates.org Child Trauma Academy: www.ChildTraumaAcademy.com Early Start (Santa Clara Co. Referral Number): 1 (800) 404-5900, www.dds.ca.gov/earlystart Head Start (408) 453-6900, 1-800-820-8182 First 5 Santa Clara County: (408) 289-5330, www.santaclarakids.com Parents Helping Parents (408) 727-5775, www.php.com Project YEA! (Youth Education & Advocacy, cooperative project between juvenile division of probation dept. and Santa Clara Co. educational rights project): (408) 278-6066/ (408) 975-5488 National Foster Parents’ Association: www.nfpainc.org National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children: www.tlcinstitute.org National Resource Directory: www.childstudy.org/fostercare Positive Parenting (links, support groups, education): www.positiveparenting.com
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Unformatted text preview: Private practice therapists who work w/foster children in this county : • Patti Ann Bossert, M.S.W., L.C.S.W. (408) 406-2456 [email protected] • Charlene Canger, M. .S.W., L.C.S.W., L.M.F.C.C. (408) 241-8140/ (408) 298-1609, [email protected] • Lydia Norcia, M.S., L.M.F.C.C. (408) 358-3000 Survivors of the system (Designed for foster and former foster children, including music that expresses feelings of foster youth, art, books, searching for loved ones/siblings, what it feels like to be in foster care, etc.): Foster children united: www.sos-fosternet.org Washington State Dept. of Social and Health Services (positive discipline and parenting for foster parents- - provides FREE online classes):http:// www1.dshs.wa.gov/foster care Zero to Three (primary prevention, early identification and intervention services, infant mental health): www.zerotothree.org...
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