Learn English this summer.  Register online for the Adult ESL summer classes.  Beginning classes are Monday & Wednesday.   Intermediate classes are on Tuesday & Wednesday.  Pre-registration is required.

Classes start:  June 27th to July 21st (no class 7/4) 

Online Registration: www.pleasantonusd.net

PACE: (925) 463-0616


Non-profit organization of mental health professionals and dedicated volunteers that provide mental health counseling and therapy.  This multi-cultural agency serves the mental health needs of Children/Families in Oakland, Fremont and Hayward.   Services include  Family Support, Counseling and Parenting classes.   A 24-hour support line offers support and advice to Families and  Foster Parents.

Visit website: www.familypaths.org

24-hour Support Hotline: (800) 829-3777

Where:  22455  Maple Ct.,  Hayward , CA  or ( 510) 582-0148


The women’s prison is in need of GED tutors to meet once or twice a week to help with Language, Reading, Social Studies, Math and Science.  They are also looking for a choir director/musicians to assist with instrument training and help create a  music program.  Volunteers are required to attend training and undergo a background check.

Contact: email Tess Korth or call her at 925-833-7500 x372 for more info.


Are you a foster parent or someone who is considering becoming a foster parent? Alameda County Foster Care Services hosts a support group for foster parents. Come learn from others and receive updates of available services.

When: Every 4th Tuesday from 7:00-9:00 PM beginning September 23rd

Where: Cornerstone Fellowship, 348 N. Canyons Pkwy., Livermore, Rooms C209 or C211

Contact: Nancy at (925) 447-3465


Men, be part of this important ministry focused on providing God’s written word to local hotels, schools, colleges, hospitals, jails, prisons, police, fire and military personnel.

Where: Throughout the Tri-Valley and beyond

CityServe Coordinator: Terry Roberts or (925) 209-7007


Sometimes it is hard to put our grief into words.  Gentiva is sponsoring a grief support group in Pleasanton.  The group is open to the public and free.  Contact Gentiva's Bereavement Coordinator for details and questions.  Drop ins are welcome.

When: 1st Monday of the Month - 4:00 PM -5:3o PM

Where: 6140 Stoneridge Mall Road, Suite 175, Pleasanton

Contact: Bereavement Coordinator, Rev. Christina Graham at 925 737 0203 


Although there is no right or wrong path, there are stepping stones that are part of each grief journey.   Sessions open to all regardless of faith affiliation.  Join us bi-monthly and let us accompany you on your healing journey.  No pre-registration necessary.

When: 2nd & 4th Thursday evening, 7:30 PM- December 8 & 22; Jan 12&26; Feb 9 & 23

Where: St Elizabeth Seton Church, 4001 Stoneridge Drive, Pleasanton

Contact: (925) 846-8708 for more information


The International Institute of the Bay Area, IIBA is a non-profit that provides affordable immigration legal services to the Bay Area Community.  Immigration attorneys and Board of Immigration Appeals Accredited Representatives can help Bay Area residents determine if they are eligible for immigration relief, and represent them throughout the application process.  IIBA offers a variety of services including Citizenship Services, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Services, Family Reunification Services.

If you are interested in learning more about the services and fees:

Website: www.iibayarea.org

Locations: Fremont, Oakland, Antioch 

Fremont location: Call (510) 894-3639


In our culture, seventy percent of people live paycheck to paycheck without an emergency plan.  This nine-week course utilizes Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University's curriculum.  The class teaches individuals and families how to achieve financial goals by living within their means, as well as how to avoid disastrous financial decisions.   Registration fee,  $99.00 (childcare is available with registration).

When: February 27, 2017, Mondays, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Where: 1660 Freisman Road, Pleasanton

Register: www.crosswindschurch.org/events

Questions: Email Jodie


The Alameda County Bar Association, (ACBA) has launched Bay Area Find a Lawyer, an online legal directory.