This monthly meeting of non-profits, churches, school representatives and agencies focuses on working together to meet Livermore and Tri-Valley human service needs.

When: 9:30-11:00 AM- see contact

Where: Livermore Multi-Service Center, 3311 Pacific Ave., Livermore

Contact: Chris Wilson for information


Tri-Valley One-Stop Career Center is hosting two workshops to provide education on better managing bills and money. First Tuesday of the month, 10:00 - 11:00 AM, “When the Money Stops and the Bills Don’t.” Register online at or call (925) 560-9431.

When: 1st Tuesdays Of Each Month

Where: 6300 Village Parkway, Suite 100, Dublin.


NCBC  has some volunteer positions available for anyone who would like to do some light clerical:  filing, putting Course Notebooks together, simple things that just need a pair of hands.   This is becoming more and more of a need as the school continues to grow.

 When: Monday thru Friday at any time between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM

Where: 4439 Stoneridge Dr #210  Pleasanton, CA 94588

Contact: David Sell at (925) 846-6464



The following free nutrition classes are being offered by Stanford Health Care, Stanford Medicine-ValleyCare.  Register on-line. 

Winter Snacks for Kids/Kids in the Kitchen- Thursday, 5 January 2017 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM at Conference Room #2, 5575 W. Las Positas Blvd., Pleasanton

American Heart Month: Heart Healthy Eating & Cooking- Tuesday, 28 February 2017 from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Doctor's Dining Roon/VMH Cafe 1, 1111 E. Stanley Blvd., Livermore

National Nutrition Month: 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines-Tuesday, 28 March 2017 from 12:00 -1:00 PM at Conference Room #3, 5575 W. Las Positas Blvd., Pleasanton

To register:

or call 1 (800) 719-9111


A special 12 week program for parents of children in adolescence or with a strong temper.   To enroll, call Horizons Family Counseling.  A group for teens, "Keepin' it Real" will also be offered.  Scholarships available and space is limited.   With this program you will learn to:

Motivate and encourage your children to achieve academic success.

Prevent or ameliorate the problems of drugs, alcohol or gangs,

Form support groups

Improve communication in the family

When:  March 7, 2017  - May 30, 2017   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Where:  East Avenue Middle School, 3951 East Avenue (Multi-Purpose Room) ,  Livermore

Contact:  To enroll, call Horizons Family Counseling (925) 371-4747


On January 1, 2017 Circles for Change will be known as Partners for Change.

This national program provides mentors (Allies) to individuals in poverty seeking to change their lives by achieving financial self-sufficiency.  After completing a 14-20 week life skills course, participants are expected to contribute to the community completing the circle with action.  The Circle meets regularly to build friendships (Wednesdays, 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM), where a meal, adult learning and child care are provided.

The program is seeking volunteer Allies to befriend a family or individual in financial poverty.  Training support is offered through Ally Support Sessions and collaboration with others in Networx and access to Circles for Change staff.  Other ways to serve include: meal preparation help, tutors, childcare providers, and others with life skills to share.  To learn more about becoming an Ally or to refer individuals to this program contact the Circle for Change Director.

Where: 4743 East Avenue, Livermore

Phone: (925) 583-1635


PACE oversees a range of adult learning opportunities, including English as a Second Language, high school equivalency, computer classes and other parenting/community education classes.   All new and returning student must register prior to signing up for classes.  Information collected by PACE is used for state funding and accountability purposes and is kept confidential.

All students must take a reading and listening placement test to register for an ESL class.  The placement test takes approximately 1 hours and is offered at various locations in Pleasanton.  Contact PACE office for details.

All ESL and High School Equivalency preparation classes are free and child care is available for many classes.  Please visit the website.

  Register and advance your skills.

Click here for more information:

Contact: email PACE or call (925) 463-0616

Adult Education: Pleasanton Unified School District, Pleasanton


If you have AV skills, such as videography and editing, Teen Esteem can use your help at their events.   We also need data entry volunteers who can work at home on their own time at their own pace entering student evaluations into survey monkey. This allows us to evaluate the effectiveness of our program as well as provide schools with data regarding trends and issues that are of concern. Please visit to learn more about this organization.

Contact: email Julie Pamer, Director of Operations or call (925) 855-9941


A straightforward, step-by-step plan for preventing and/or intervening in your adolescent's negative choices.  Empowering Parents.  Transforming Teens.  Register now a $25.00 material fee per family donation is requested.  Learn how to never argue with your child again.  Prevent or intervene in alcohol or drug use. Improve school attendance and performance.  Find resources to help your family.

When:  12-Week Series ( contact PUSD for next start date)  

Where:  Bernal Room, 4665 Bernal Avenue, Pleasanton

Register: email Kirsten Dwyer or call (925) 426-4325
Brenda Montgomery


Tri-Valley Haven, a non-profit providing shelter and counseling for sexual assault survivors, battered women and their children offer the Parents Creating Change Program,  (PCC) which offers advice and support for parents, teen parents, custodial grandparents or guardians of children from the ages of 0-5.  Parents can receive small amounts of diapers, wipes, baby food, new parent kits (in English & Spanish) and other items that may be in stock at the Tri-Valley Haven Food Pantry.   Life Skills Instructor available as follows:

When: Tuesdays afternoon  from 1:30 -5:00 PM

Where: 418 Junction Ave. (between Enos Way & Chestnut St.), Livermore

Contact: Tri-Valley Haven, Life Skills Instructor at  (925) 449-7889