Resources – Children/Families

Child Care and Early Education Initiative


A Community Listening Session,  to inform the community about the County's Initiatives to increase quality and affordable child care and early education and support for child care providers will take place on the following date: Tuesday, 12th December 2017: 6:30-8:30 PM at Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton This public listening session is open

Prescription Savings – Alameda County – Coast2Coast


The Coast2Coast Rx Card is a free prescription discount card provided by Alameda County. The program includes participation by U.S. pharmacies to provide annual savings up to 55%. Savings on a single prescription range from a few percent up to 75% (sometimes more) off the retail price of the drug. Cardholders save on both brand

Comcast Internet Essentials Low Cost Program


Affordable internet at home from Comcast for your family for $9.95 a month + tax.  NO CREDIT CHECK, NO INSTALLATION FEE, NO TERM CONTRACT, 15 Mbps, IN-HOME WiFi INCLUDED. Visit the website for more information and fill out the on-line application.  In order to complete the application process, you will need to provide required documentation

AT&T Low Cost Internet Program


Low-income Americans can get high-speed Internet service for just $5 per month How to qualify for Access from AT&T To qualify for Access from AT&T, and to get nearly unlimited high-speed broadband internet service in your home plus a low-cost computer for just $5.00 per month, at least one person in your home must receive

California Lifeline Free Cell Phones


Under the Federal Lifeline Assistance free government cell phones are available in California.  To qualify you need to be on one of the follow programs or have qualify by income. You must provide proof of eligibility for one of the programs.  When enrolling on-line, you will need to upload the documentation.  So be sure to

Divorce Care Class Crosswinds -Tuesdays – Sept 12-Dec 12 – 6:30 pm


Divorce Care Tuesdays, 6:30pm, September 12 - December 12 You don't have to go through it alone. Most people will tell you that separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they've ever faced. It's a confusing time when you feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues you've never faced before.

Shepherd’s Gate Women’s Shelter


Shepherd’s Gate isn’t a shelter: it’s a safe haven. Our 2 campuses, located in Livermore and Brentwood, provide long-term, comprehensive care to some of California’s most vulnerable people: women and children experiencing homelessness due to poverty, addiction, domestic violence, and other threats. Volunteer Opportunities Facilities- Gardening, Handyman help, Organizing donations Marketing- Graphic design, Photography, Videography,

Divorce Care – VCC


Valley Christian Center offers a divorce care class to all those struggling with divorce issues.  Last class will be 8/31/17.  New fall classes will begin in October. To register or find more information, contact Tawni Garcia at

Alameda County Foster Parent Association


The Alameda County Foster Parent Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to empowering, supporting, educating and advocating for Licensed Foster Parents, Relative and Non-relative caregivers and adoptive families throughout Alameda County.  Our mission is to help ensure consistent, safe, quality care for children in need of out-of-home placement. Alameda County Foster Parent Association 1271

Birthright Pregnancy Center of Livermore


Welcome to Birthright of Livermore Do you think you might be pregnant?  Come in and find out for sure. We offer free pregnancy testing and confidential support. We provide information about all your options. Speak with a trained volunteer who will listen and help you find solutions for your unique situation. We provide personal care