CALICO's Program Advisory Committee is comprised of representatives from 27 partner agencies.  The committee meets monthly to address inter-agency policies and processes, respond to data and research regarding child abuse, review the effectiveness of CALICO’s programs, assess communication between agencies, and improve the collaborative response to abuse in Alameda County.

  • Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services

  • Alameda County District Attorney’s Office, Victim-Witness Assistance Division

  • Alameda County District Attorney's Office

  • Alameda County Probation Department

  • Alameda County Sheriff's Office

  • Alameda County, Office of the County Counsel

  • Alameda Police Department

  • Albany Police Department

  • Berkeley Police Department


  • Community Care Licensing

  • Department of Children and Family Services, Alameda County Social Services Agency

  • Dublin Police Services

  • East Bay Regional Park Police Department

  • Emeryville Police Department

  • Fremont Police Department

  • Hawyard Police Department

  • Highland Hospital Sexual Assault Center

  • Livermore Police Department

  • Newark Police Department

  • Oakland Police Department

  • Piedmont Police Department

  • Pleasanton Police Department

  • San Leandro Police Department

  • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, Center for Child Protection

  • Union City Police Department

  • University of California Berkeley Police Department


With its Program Advisory Committee, CALICO provides a format for allowing its partner agencies to come together to understand the changing laws and protocols surrounding child abuse. We are able to expedite services and fill in gaps that may exist because of the changing landscape of abuse in our community.

—Shelley Hamilton, LCSW, Manager, Center for Child Protection

Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland