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EDUCATIONAL SERVICES - NCSOS

NEVADA COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS #85976523


location_on A
  • 380 Crown Point Circle
    Grass Valley, Nevada

NCSOS offers many educational services including programs on web pages listed below.
 
Web pages
EARTH SKILLS PROGRAMS - 4EEE

4 ELEMENTS EARTH EDUCATION #79605025


location_on B

  • Nevada City, Nevada

4 Elements Earth Education offers programs that introduce Earth Skills, which are a blend of the ancient arts of tracking, wilderness survival, and nature awareness. Our curriculum and experienced instructors give children, teens and adults first-hand experience of how to 'read' the landscape as stewards of the Earth. Through our programs, a re-thinking of our relationship to nature begins to occur. 

Programs
SUMMER YOUTH CAMP - BFFY

BRIGHT FUTURES FOR YOUTH #85939392


Youth Hub Summer Day Camp
This camp started in the summer of 2021 to provide much-needed child care for working parents during the summer and after the hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic. The day camp is for children in grades TK-8, and operates five days a week from 8am-6pm for five weeks. The camp provides a safe space for kids during the summer with a full schedule of enrichment and educational activities daily. The camp also provides first-time jobs for youth 16 ages and over from the community, including youth involved in BFFY programs. In 2023, 30 youth were employed and 250 kids attended this camp.

Web pages
COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVE OF TAHOE TRUCKEE - TTCF

TAHOE TRUCKEE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION #69026272


location_on C
  • 11071 Donner Pass Road
    Truckee, Nevada

A collaborative that provides community resources, advocacy and outreach in the Truckee-Tahoe area. CCTT is a program of Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation.

CCTT's vision is to create a safe, healthy, and enriching environment for children, youth, and families. Guiding principles include: help assess and prioritize community strengths and needs; convene and facilitate a community response; build capacity within the community; promote collaboration; and promote advocacy and leadership.

MISSION
CCTT is a partnership of non-profit and public organizations working together to address fundamental needs of families in the Tahoe Truckee Region. Collectively, we identify emerging community issues and develop strategies with our combined vision and resources. We do this by: promoting collaboration, holding the regional "big picture", assessing and prioritizing community needs, convening and facilitating a community response, building capacity in organizations and community members, promoting advo… [read more]
GENDER SPECTRUM

GENDER SPECTRUM #65630952


location_on D
  • 1271 Washington Ave. #834
    San Leandro, Alameda

LGBTQ+
  • Trainings
  • Professional Development
  • No-cost Resources
  • Gender Support Plan

Gender Spectrum helps to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens through providing an array of services to help youth, families, organizations and institutions understand and address concepts of Gender identity and Gender expression, including how societal, cultural, organizational and community definitions of gender can be detrimental to any young person that does not fit neatly into these categories.

Gender Spectrum offers resources to empower your relationships, work, and interactions with youth and children. Gender Spectrum provides you with the tools necessary to create gender inclusive environments in your homes, offices, and communities.

Gender Spectrum provides:
  • How-to guides
  • Online Consultations
  • Online Groups
  • Research
  • Sample training materials

Websites:
PROGRAMS - FWV

FUTURES WITHOUT VIOLENCE #70646253


location_on E
  • Main Office: Futures Without Violence
    San Francisco, San Francisco

Futures Without Violence is a health and social justice nonprofit with a simple mission: to heal those among us who are traumatized by violence today – and to create healthy families and communities free of violence tomorrow.
 
Futures Without Violence's programs, policy development, and public action campaigns are designed to prevent and end violence against women and children around the world in areas such as (but not limited to): [read more]
NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION CENTER - PACER

PACER #79586352


location_on F
  • PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center - Los Angeles area office
    Thousand Oaks, Ventura

Founded in 2006, PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center actively leads social change to prevent childhood bullying, so that all youth are safe and supported in their schools, communities, and online. https://www.pacer.org/bullying/

The center offers many online resources for bullying prevention including: [read more]
FAMILY SERVICES - WFS

WAYFINDER FAMILY SERVICES #65631321


location_on G
  • 5300 Angeles Vista Boulevard
    Los Angeles, Los Angeles
local_phone
  • Phone 1
    916-238-3503
  • After-Hours
    323-295-6384

Wayfinder Family Services provides individualized support and services to children, youth, and adults, from those who have vision loss or profound special needs to foster youth with serious medical conditions or trauma, and their families.

EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS
Early intervention programs and a special education school for children with vision loss and/or multiple physical and developmental disabilities

ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY
Residential and independence programs, transition services, assistive technology training, employment services for youth and adults with blindness or vision impairment.

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
Medical servicesmental health servicesrecreation programs and group homes for vulnerable children, youth, adults and families.

SAFETY AND RESILIENCE
Foster care and adoption and temporary shelter care program for children and youth in the child welfare system.

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FREE CALIFORNIA PHOTO ID FOR UNHOUSED PEOPLE - HC

HOUSING CALIFORNIA #82875839


Housing California has information about how homeless services providers can assist people experiencing homelessness in getting a free California photo ID. 

See details about process and eligibility at these web pages (a homeless service provider* must be involved):Please note that Housing California does not issue photo IDs. It provides information on how to obtain them at the links above.

* What is a “homeless service provider?”
  • i.) A governmental or nonprofit agency receiving federal, state, or county or municipal funding to provide services to a “homeless person” or “homeless child or youth,” or that is otherwise sanctioned to provide those services by a local homeless continuum of care organization.
  • ii.) An attorney licensed to practice law i…
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POSITIVE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES - HOPE

HEALTHY OUTCOMES FROM POSITIVE EXPERIENCES (HOPE) #76983393


Positive experiences can ease toxic stress and help children and youth grow into more resilient, healthier adults. Positive experiences can help counteract the affects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Healthy Outcomes from Positive Experiences (HOPE) identifies ways that our communities and systems of care can better ensure that all children have more positive experiences and that all families have support to nurture and celebrate their strengths.

The Four Building Blocks of HOPE are composed of key positive childhood experiences (PCEs). The sources of those experiences and opportunities are the foundation for healthy childhood development. 

Four Building Blocks of HOPE (Positive Childhood Experiences) - https://positiveexperience.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/4BBs-Poster.pdf
  • Relationships within the family and with other children and adults through interpersonal activities.
  • Safe, equitable, stable environments for living, playing, learning at home and in sc…
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