The Pocket Guides were developed by the cities of Livermore and Pleasanton and updated by the city of Dublin as a handy resource to connect residents to Human Services, not only in the Tri-Valley, but in Alameda County as well. This Pocket Guide is given to Police Officers who may encounter residents during the course of their activities; school counselors,service providers and available at public counters in the three cities.

Human Services Pocket Guide



Posted: 08/26/2013

This program which strives to provide a readily affordable facility where the autistic can be cared for and their gifts nurtured is looking for volunteers to work with youths (ages 8-24).  As school begins in the fall, the hours will be 2:30-6:00 pm.  You can find the volunteer form at

Contact: Annette Musso, Founder/Director, (925) 784-1537

 Where: Pathways Church, 6533 Sierra Lane, Dublin

Posted: 08/14/2013

This non-profit provides services for Tri-Valley youth ages 5-22 with developmental disabilities.    The Easter Seals Kaleidoscope Program helps young residents of Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon, Danville and Castro Valley obtain independent living, pre-vocational, and social skills as well as a place to discover and build lifelong friendships.

Families depend on Kaleidoscope to provide a safe, stable and nurturing environment for their child after-school during the school year and throughout the summer months.

Where: 7425 Larkdale Ave.,  Dublin, CA

Program Supervisor:  Zach Lupton or (925) 828-8857

CityServe Coordinator:  Sally Scholl or (925) 560-9536

Posted: 08/14/2013

Through a special partnership with horses, and by focusing on abilities rather than limitations, Hoofprints on the Heart Adaptive Riding Center offers challenging individualized programs which encourage physical, academic, social and emotional growth to individuals with special needs.

Equine Assisted Therapy works to achieve a variety of therapeutic goals, including cognitive, physical, emotional, social, educational and behavioral goals.  Equine Assisted activities include:Therapeutic Riding, Equine Assisted Learning, Hippotherapy, Psychotherapy

Where: Hagemann Ranch - 455 Olivina Ave., Livermore

Visit our website at or (925) 449-9090

Posted: 07/22/2013

Portable Smiles, a professional mobile oral health care service for seniors, clients with special needs, home and facility-bound residents.     Comprehensive dental hygiene services catering to bringing quality dental hygiene services right to the door of patients.    Fee for service.

Visit website:  [email protected]

Contact:  Terri Cable, RDHAP at (925 )890-7428

Posted: 06/25/2013