- ICPC Information
Provides general information about ICPC process in California, including contact information for state ICPC offices.
Post-Adoption Support & Resources
- 5 Acres
Provides services to families such as pre- and post-adoption support, deaf services, therapeutic behavioral services, and more.
- Adoption Assistance
Select California to view more information on adoption assistance in the state of California, courtesy of Child Welfare Information gateway.
- Capital Adoptive Families Alliance
Meet other adoptive families in the Sacramento area.
- Children's Institute
Provides services such as mental health programs, family support services, youth development services and more.
- EMQ Families First
Provides mental health treatment programs for children and youth with complex behavioral challenges.
- Kinship Center
Provides programs and services to children and families, including children who have experienced trauma. Provide pre- and post-adoption training for parents.
- Lilliput Post-Adoption Services
Lilliput offers post-adoption services such as support groups, counseling, trainins, respite services, and more. Services are available to families living in Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Nevada, Tuolumne, and Yolo Counties. Families do not need to have accepted through Lilliput to utilize their post-adoption servies.
- Mental Health Services
Kinship Center provides mental health services to children living in Monterey, Orange and San Luis Obispo Counties.
- Olive Crest
Provides services to children and families, including foster care, adoption, therapeutic services, and mental health services.
- Olive Crest: Inland Empire/Desert Communities Programs
A list of services Olive Crest provides to children and families living in the Inland Empire and Desert communitites.
- Olive Crest: Los Angeles Programs
A list of services Olive Crest provides to children and families living in Los Angeles.
- Olive Crest: Orange/San Diego Counties Programs
A list of services Olive Crest provides to children and families living in Orange and San Diego Counties.
- PACER Adoption Competent Therapists
PACER compiled a list of therapists who have experience in the areas of adoption, loss, cultural and racial identity issues, and transracial adoption.
- Pacer Library
PACER compiled a list of books and articles on various adoption topics.
- Post Adoption Link Sacramento
Provides post-adoption services to families living in Sacramento area, including support groups, therapeutic services, and mental health services for special education students. Also provides information on Adoption Assistance program.
- Sierra Forever Families: Post-Adoption Services
Provides services such as adoption, post-adoption, mental health, mentoring, and family preservation. Sierra Forever Families serves children and families living in Amador, Butte, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sierra, Solano, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba Counties.
- Sierra Forever Families: Upcoming Events
Scoll to the bottom of the page for upcoming events including adotpive parent and LGBT Adoptive Parent Support Groups.
- State Subsidy Information
NACAC provides general information on adoption subsidies in California.
- Strength United
Provides support and services for those who have survived abuse. They offer counseling services, advocacy, and education and prevention programs.
- Support Groups
A list of peer-led support groups in the Bay Area and Sacramento courtesy of PACER.
- Attachment and Trauma Specialists
A list of local therapists that specialize in working with attachment and trauma related issues.
- Behavioral care treatment centers
A list of local treatment centers for behavioral care
- Adoption Therapists
A list of local therapists that specialize in adoption
- Child Care Resources
A compiled list of child-care resources
- Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
A list of local treatment centers specializing in child abuse treatment
- Kid Counseling
A list of local therapists specializing in treating children
- Medical Resources
Health and medical resources
- Online Support Groups
A list of online support group resources
- Post-Adoption Questions and Answers
Frequently asked questions and answers regarding adoption
- Special Health Care Needs
Resources for parents of children with special health care needs.
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