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Children's Home Society of California

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General Agency Information
Name:Children's Home Society of California
Alternate Name(s):Childrens Home Society of California
Address:180 Grand Avenue, Suite 1030
Oakland, CA  94612
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:510-267-1860
Website:www.chs-ca.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Description:For over 120 years, Children's Home Society of California (CHS) has adapted to the changing needs of children and families. Since 1891, CHS has worked diligently to protect our community's children and strengthen their families through diverse programs and services.

CHS provides a variety of services to children and families in California and nationwide - working to improve their quality of life by offering vital informational, educational, and resource services, which include Community Education Services, Child Care and Development Services, and Family Resource Services. CHS is an expert resource for child care providers, other social service agencies, and government agencies at the local, state, and national level.
Mission:The mission of CHS is to reach out to children and families at risk with a range of services to ensure every child the opportunity to develop within a safe, healthy, and secure environment.
Programs:Community Education Services programs:
Family Education
Post Adoption

Child Care and Development Services Programs:
Child Care Assistance program
Child Care Placement
Child Care Resource and Referral

Family Resource Services:
Family Nutrition Program
Publications:Activity Book (Spanish available)
Character Growth Chart
Development Stages Wheel (Spanish available)
Family Education Brochures
Parent Newsletter
Provider Newsletter
Languages other than English:Farsi
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Call for Information
Fees:None
Areas Served:San Mateo County
Santa Clara County
Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:San Jose
 
Subject Headings
 At Risk Families
At Risk Youth
Child Care Resource and Referral
Child Development Classes
Children
Early Childhood Education
Families
Families with Children
Information and Referral
Information Services
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Development
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Parents
Parents of Teens
Postadoption Counseling and Support
Private Nonprofits
Sex Education
This record last modified April 6, 2014

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