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Resources for Families

LOCAL ALAMEDA COUNTY RESOURCES

 

The Center for Child Protection (CCP), 510-428-3742

CCP at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland offers medical and mental health services to children and adolescents impacted by abuse and/or exposed to violence, including forensic medical evaluations for possible child abuse or neglect of children from birth to 18 years of age.

 

Highland Sexual Assault Center (HSAC), 510-534-9290 

HSAC provides crisis intervention, advocacy, accompaniment, information and referral and follow-up counseling to victims of sexual assault ages 14 and older in Alameda County.

 

Alameda County Family Justice Center (ACFJC), 510-267-8800

This one-stop center for families experiencing domestic violence offers crisis intervention, survivor support, and victim advocacy, legal assistance services, employment assistance, and information and referral to other community services.

 

Family Violence Law Center (FVLC), 1-800-947-8301

FVLC provides support and advocacy for survivors of domestic violence in Alameda County.

 

Eden I & R  website or 211

Eden I & R is an important resource for health, housing, and human services in Alameda County.  You may reach them by dialing 211.

 

OTHER RESOURCES

Children’s Advocacy Centers of California (CACC)

CACC is a program of CALICO.  CACC supports the growth and development of centers like CALICO across the state of California.

 

Fight Child Abuse

This is a national campaign on a child abuse awareness and prevention. The program’s main goal is to educate children about what to do when confronted with abusive behavior, safe and unsafe touches. It teaches them about going to a parent or another trusted adult if they are confronted in an unsafe situation, and that it is not their fault. 

National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453

The hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who, through interpreters, can provide crisis intervention assistance and referrals to services in 170 languages. 

National Child Stress Traumatic Network

This network aims to raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families and communities throughout the United States. It contains resources about child trauma for both families and professionals.

 

Stop It Now! 

This organization provides support, information and resources to keep children safe and create healthier communities.

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country.  RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that offenders are brought to justice.

If a child is in immediate danger, call 911.