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1. Adolescent Family Life Program

Publications: http://www.checksutterfirst.org/women/community

Address: 1625 Stockton Blvd. Suite 112
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact Person: Elaine Ellers
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 9162629141
Email: mchinet@cdph.ca.gov
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Sutter Teen Programs provides comprehensive case management services for pregnant or parenting adolescents who enroll prior to turning 18 years of age. There are two available Programs. The Adolescent Family Life Program is a voluntary program to any pregnant and parenting teen not receiving TANF (welfare) dollars. The Cal-Learn Program is a mandatory program for any pregnant and parenting teen that is under 19 and has not received their high school diploma. Case management includes: medical services, educational services, legal services, housing, fiscal support, child care transportation, infant development, and parenting education. The primary goals of both programs are: -Reduce the incident of low-birthweight babies; -Maximize educational potential of the teens and their children; -Reduce the incidence of unplanned repeat teen pregnancy; and -Reduce child abuse and neglect Most contacts with clients occur at school or in their homes. Volunteers can help with office work and other tasks as needed. Contact Felicia Parker-Rogers or Elaine Ellers for more information on volunteering. Keywords: health, education, legal, housing, youth, women

2. Albert Einstein Residence Center

Publications: https://www.facebook.com/AlbertEinsteinCenter

Address: 1935 Wright Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Phone: 9169729555
Hours: 24 hours

Descriptions: This agency, which is sponsored by the Jewish community, provides low-income housing for the elderly. Volunteers are needed to provide one on one support to seniors and/or develop health, educational or recreational programs. Group projects can also be set up to work with the elderly. Keywords: religious, housing, counseling, education, health, elderly

3. Alzheimer's Aid Society

Publications: http://www.alznorcal.org/

Address: 1455 Response Road, Suite 190
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Katie Curler
Contact's Position: Volunteer Engagement Manager
Phone: 9169309080
Email: kcurler@alz.org

Descriptions: The Alzheimer's Aid Society works to distribute any and all information concerning Alzheimer's Disease, including current legislation. One way that information is released is through a monthly newsletter. In addition, the Society has a support group that meets the second Friday of the month at 7:30 p.m. These monthly meetings can include workshops and speakers. A similar support group in Lodi meets the first Monday of the month. The Society also acts as a referral service for care centers, boarding homes, etc. There are support groups also in Auburn, Roseville, South Lake Tahoe, South Sacramento, and Carmichael as well as Sacramento and Lodi. There is also an annual caregivers workshop at American River College which includes 10 speakers. College credit may be available.

Keywords: Community Development Law Lobby, legal, lobbyists, housing, health

4. California Human Development Corporation

Address: 117 West Main Street, Suite 1B
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Blanca Barba
Contact's Position: Regional Coordinator
Phone: 5306629601
Email: nelida.sotelo@chdcorp.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: CHD serves the farmworking community in Yolo County. The missions of CHD is to create paths and opportunities for those seeking greater self sufficiency, independence, and dignity through education, training, housing, and other services. They offer job training and general supportive services to low-income farmworkers. Keywords: education

5. Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

Publications: http://www.chochousing.org/

Address: 1490 Drew Avenue, Suite 160
City: Davis State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Nancy Cook
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 5307574444
Email: info@chochousing.org
Hours: M-F 9-5:30pm

Descriptions: Community Housing Opportunities develops affordable homes and apartments in Northern California. With current development activities in Yolo, Sacramento, Solana, and Contra Costa counties, CHOC's corporate staff is based in Davis. A subsidiary non-profit property management corporation, Sterling Asset Management Company, provides staff and services at 19 rental sites. CHOC has a home ownership program for low and moderate income, first time home buyers in California. Volunteers accepted on Board of Directors. Keywords: housing

6. Congress of California Seniors

Address: 1228 N Street, Suite 29
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Hank Lacayo
Contact's Position: President
Phone: 9164424474
Email: info@seniors.org
Hours: M-F 8-4pm

Descriptions: Legislative advocates for California seniors. Educates consumers, mobilizes concerned citizens and encourages actions on important issues such as health care, pension protection, low cost senior housing, consumer protection and entitlement benefits. Information, newsletters, action alerts and training in both substantive and organizational skills and an umbrella under which a wide variety of groups work together on issues of common concern. Organizational development includes church groups, senior centers, retired employees and trade union organizations and other special and other special interest groups. For more information, www.seniors.org Keywords: elderly, housing, religious

7. Davis Community Meals and Cold Weather Shelter

Publications: http://daviscommunitymeals.org/

Address: P.O. Box 72463
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Cathy Rowan
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5302204089
Email: volunteersatdcm@sbcglobal.net

Descriptions: Davis Community Meals provides low-income and homeless individual and families with housing, food, and human services to help them rebuild their lives. Tuesdays from 5:45 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. we serve a meal to an average of 60-100 persons. The meal is prepared and served at the Church Hall of St. Martin's Episcopal Church located at 640 Hawthorne Lane, Davis. The meals are available to all members of the community. Each meal requires between 12-20 volunteers for food preparation, dining room set-up, meal service, and cleaning. The volunteers are often organized by local religious organizations, service groups, and university affiliated fraternities, sororities, and societies, and departments. Individual volunteers are welcome. In addition, Shelter Monitors and Resource Center Assistants are needed for the shelter and resource center located at 111 H Street in Davis. The shelter is open every night of the year. Shelter Monitors work with a staff member. Together, they are responsible for overseeing activities at night. This may include completing intakes on new clients, performing drug and alcohol testing, assigning bed spaces, noting activities and behaviors in the log and monitoring chores. The rest of the time is spent socializing with clients. Evening shifts are from 6:00pm - 11:00pm. The resource center is open from 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Friday. Resource Center Assistants interact with clients, schedule food and clothing appointments and perform general office tasks. For information on volunteering at the shelter and/or meals please contact Cathy Rowen at volunteersatdcm@sbcglobal.net or (530) 220-4089. Davis Community Meals Shelter Keyword: Hunger, homelessness, substance abuse

8. Grassroots Campaigns

Publications: http://www.grassrootscampaigns.com/

Address: 2400 22nd St #230
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Caitlyn Hughes or Hitesh Bussie
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164461100
Email: info@grassrootscampaigns.com

Descriptions: Grassroots Campaigns specializes in running face-to-face outreach campaigns for progressive advocacy groups, humanitarian organizations, and political campaigns. We are currently working on behalf of a range of partners including the Save the Children, The Southern Poverty Law Center, the ACLU, Sierra Club, and Oxfam America to raise awareness, identify new supporters, raise funds, and win concrete victories for change. We also run field campaigns to register and mobilize voters, pass legislation through grassroots advocacy, and build long-term volunteer networks. Keywords: Animals, Cultural, Disabled Persons, Education, Emergency, Environment, Health, Housing, Hunger, International, Legal, Lobbyists, Mental Health, Mentor/Tutor, Organizations, Outreach, Recreation, Women, Youth

9. Habitat For Humanity Yolo County

Publications: http://www.habitatforhumanity-yolo.org/

Address: 1017 Main Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Diana Walker-Smith
Contact's Position: HFHYC Executive Director
Phone: 5306684301
Email: hfhyolo@dcn.org

Descriptions: Ecumenical Christian housing ministry whose objective is to eliminate poverty housing worldwide and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience. Yolo Habitat is one of over 650 affiliates working in the U.S. Our goal is to build decent, adequate and affordable homes in partnership with people in need. Volunteers are needed for public relations and fund raising efforts among others, as well as home construction. Keywords: housing

10. Housing California

Publications: http://www.housingca.org/

Address: 926 J Street, Suite 1400
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Julie
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9164470503x104
Email: info@housingca.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Legislative advocacy, technical assistance and information to groups working to end homelessness and/or provide affordable housing. Supports efforts to build and preserve low-income housing. Hosts country's largest affordable housing conference each spring in Sacramento. Keywords: legal, lobbyists, housing

11. Legal Services of Northern California

Publications: http://www.LSNC.net/

Address: 517 12th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Bill Kennedy
Contact's Position: Attorney
Phone: 9165512150
Hours: M-F 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Free legal services to low-income eligible clients in civil law matters such as housing, health, welfare, employment, unemployment, Social Security, discrimination, and education. Administrative office for 23 Northern California counties. Keywords: housing, counseling

12. Lutheran Social Services

Publications: http://lssnorcal.org/

Address: 2980 35th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958173116

Contact Person: Sue Laliberte
Contact's Position: Area Director
Phone: 9164532900x217
Email: slaliberte@lssnorcal.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: Programs under Lutheran Social Services include: 1. Transitional Housing Program for Families Transitional Housing for homeless families. Services include; housing, case management, childrens services, life skills education, family therapy, and employment/skills development support. 2. Building Bridges Case management for previously homeless individuals and families that have graduated from either transitional housing or a shelter. Services include; life skills education (financial literacy, parenting,) linkage to community resources, and employment/skills development support. 3. Saybrook Site-based permanent supportive housing for homeless families with disabilities. Services include: housing, case management, AOD assessment and treatment, drug testing, life skills education, employment services, youth programming, and on-site childcare. 4. Adolfo (Sacramento program) Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. 5. Project HOPE (Stockton program) - Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. For information on these programs, (916) 453-2900 Keywords: housing, mental health, disabled persons, youth, religious

13. Lutheran Volunteer Corps

Publications: http://www.lutheranvolunteercorps.org/template/index.cfm

Address: 1226 Vermont Ave NW
City: Washington State: DC Zip: 20005

Contact Person: Elizabeth Flomo
Contact's Position: Program Operations Manager
Phone: 2023873222x221

Descriptions: Lutheran Volunteer Corps (LVC) unites full-time stipended Volunteers with financial supporters, non-profit organizations and ministries to work for peace with justice across the nation. In addition to working for justice, LVC Volunteers live together in intentional household communities of 4-7 people to encourage simple, sustainable living. Keywords: religious, international, housing

14. Meadowview Community Action

Publications: https://www.shelterlistings.org/details/36728/

Address: 2251 Florin Road, Suite 156
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Phone: 9163999116x224
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: A range of family-based social service programs that include Head Start preschool, Teens Stopping AIDS (Youth ages 16-21), Family Resource Center, Safety Net services for utility bill assistance, referrals to housing lists, after school tutoring and other social services. For more information, www.mcainc.com Keyword: youth, housing, mentor/tutor

15. Mercy Housing

Publications: https://www.mercyhousing.org/california/volunteer

Address: 5 after school program locations near UC Davis- one in Esparto and 4 in Sacramento
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Rebekah Kornblum
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9163303356
Email: rkornblum@mercyhousing.org
Hours: M-Th 2:30-5pm (After School Programs)

Descriptions: Mercy Housings mission is to create stable, vibrant, and healthy communities by developing, financing and operating affordable, program-enriched housing for families, seniors and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities. We are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to assist with the after school program onsite at different affordable housing communities. With staff support, volunteers will assist between 10-20 middle and elementary aged youth to complete homework and build literacy skills. Volunteers will also help implement physical education and art activities throughout the semester. Gain experience in an educational setting, learn about affordable housing, and give back to your community- all while having fun! Individuals should be able to volunteer 2-4 times a month and commit for at least two months, though a full semester is preferred. Key words: Housing, Community Development, Children, Youth, Education, Reading, Literacy, Seniors, Homeless, Special Needs, Veterans

16. Next Move

Publications: www.nextmovesacramento.org

Address: 2925 m4th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95817

Contact Person: Amber Pickens
Contact's Position: Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9164542120 ext 302
Email: apickens@nextmovesacramento.org
Hours: M-F 9am - 5pm

Descriptions: Next Move (formerly Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center) is a profound force in moving homeless families and individuals to self-sufficiency and self-reliance. Started as a Family Shelter program in 1972 to meet the basic needs of seven homeless families, the agency now serves an average of 500 people each day. Our mission is to assist families with children and individuals toward self-reliance. At first, our mission was to provide shelter to help ease people out of homelessness. But, as our clients' needs have changed, we too have had to grow our services to meet these changing needs. Our expanded services include providing individual success plans, self-sufficiency workshops and groups on living skills, parenting, budgeting, housing, health and mental health care, housing relocation assistance, employment readiness and community support services. Next Move's shelters, temporary housing and permanent housing, bolstered by an ever-growing list of services, continues to make visible and measurable changes in people's lives. Our current mission is to assist families with children and individuals toward self-reliance. Keywords: hunger, health, emergency, housing, counseling, youth

17. Rebuilding Together Sacramento

Publications: http://www.rebuildingtogethersacramento.org/

Address: P.O. Box 255584
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958255584

Phone: 9164551880
Hours: M-F 7:30am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Home repair or renovation for low-income elderly, disabled people or families with children. Homes must be structurally sound and need minor to moderate repairs and beautification work. Work is done on project day, the last Saturday of April, by volunteers who are supervised and trained by skilled tradespeople. Businesses, foundations, community-based organizations and individuals donate cash, in-kind contributions (paint, lumber, fixtures, etc.), and skilled and unskilled volunteer workers. Organizations are asked to "adopt a home" by sponsoring a project and providing volunteer labor. Keywords: disabled persons, elderly, housing

18. Resources for Independent Living

Publications: https://www.ril-sacramento.org/core-services/

Address: 420 I Street, Level B: Suite 3
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Anson Houghton
Contact's Position: Program Director
Phone: 9164463074
Email: ansonh@ril-sacramento.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Referral to accessible, affordable housing; peer counseling and peer support groups; personal advocacy and legislative monitoring; peer counseling and advocacy; personal assistant screening and referral; information and referral; independent living skills training, assistive technology services, transitional housing prgoram, Shelter Plus Care case management. Keywords: housing, counseling

19. Sacramento Area Black Caucus

City: Sacramento State: Zip:

Phone: 9164845025
Email: sblackcaucus4@gmail.com
Hours: Thurs. 7:30-9pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Advocacy group for Sacramento's Black community. Program planning for Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month. Housing and scholarship referrals. Handles grievances relating to job discrimination. Keywords: housing

20. Sacramento Children's Home

Publications: http://www.kidshome.org/

Address: 2750 Sutterville Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95820

Contact Person: Judy Schefer
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9164523981
Email: info@kidshome.org
Hours: M-F 7:30am-4pm

Descriptions: Founded in 1867, The Sacramento Children's Home grew out of a community's need to care for orphans and homeless children. Today, the Home is organized to provide a range of programs for children and their families when a child is unable to be is in his/her own home due to neglect, abuse, abandonment, sexual molestation or serious family conflict. A staff of skilled professionals, volunteers and private donors keep the doors open and help provide treatment service to children in need. Keywords: Youth Counseling Housing

21. Sacramento County Environment Management Department

Publications: http://www.saccounty.net/

Address: 8475 Jackson Road, Suite 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Contact Person: Kim Smith
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9168758488
Email: smithkim@saccounty.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Protection to the public by preventing and eliminating unsanitary conditions through routine inspection of restaurants, grocery stores, and other food establishment; public swimming pools; natural bathing areas; housing and institutions. Staff also responds to citizen complaints regarding liquid and solid waste disposal, land use, noise, radiological emergencies, water quality of private wells, small water systems, vector control, occupational health, biomedical wastes, farm labor camps, detention facilities, non-public schools and hazardous materials. Enforces the county smoking ordinance. Keywords: health

22. Sacramento County Probation Department

Publications: http://www.sacprob.com/

Address: 3201 Florin-Perkins Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Contact Person: Dan Daniely
Contact's Position: Chief Probation Officer
Phone: 9168750300
Email: danielyd@saccounty.net
Hours: M-F 8-6pm

Descriptions: Supervision of juvenile and adult probationers in Sacramento County. Prepares pre-sentence reports and makes recommendations regarding sentencing in the criminal court disposition recommendations in juvenile court. Programs that use volunteers: Juvenile Chaplaincy Program (916) 875-5050 Religious services for juveniles detained in Sacramento's four probation institutions. Sacramento County Boys Ranch (916) 985-4429 A 100-acre ranch housing 100 wards of the court for rehabilitation treatment program. Field Services Division (916) 875-0300 Supervises probationers and county jail parolees; assists in the rehabilitation of adult and juvenile law violators; child placement; crisis intervention and short-term counseling. Juvenile Hall (916) 875-5182 Juvenile Detention facility houses minors pending court, serving time, or awaiting placement. Keywords: youth

23. Sacramento Crisis Nursery

Publications: http://www.kidshome.org/

Address: 4533 Pasedena Ave
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95821

Contact Person: Chris McCarty
Phone: 9162908256
Email: Chris.McCarty@kidshome.org
Hours: Varies 2-4 hours weekly 7 days a week

Descriptions: The Sacramento Crisis Nursery is a temporary, voluntary, safe place for children whose parents are experiencing a stressful situation. Minimum stay is 24 hours; children may stay up to 30 days depending on the need. The services are free of charge, and all information is confidential. Volunteers are needed to help care for the children and staff the 24-hour Parent Support Line. The Crisis Nursery is also looking for UC Davis students to intern with their program. If interested please contact kate.stoner@kidshome.org or call 916-290-8256 Keywords: Children, Crisis, family, housing

24. Sacramento Housing Alliance

Publications: http://www.sachousingalliance.org/

Address: 909 12th Street, Suite 114
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Aileen Joy
Contact's Position: Communications & Events Director
Phone: 9164554900
Email: aileen@sachousingalliance.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Coalition which promotes decent, affordable housing and enhanced opportunities for lower income households and homeless people through advocacy, education and participation in public discourse. Keywords: housing

25. Sacramento Mutual Housing Association

Publications: http://www.mutualhousing.com/

Address: 8001 Fruitridge Road, Suite A
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95820

Contact Person: Fernando Cibrian
Contact's Position: Director of Community Organizing
Phone: 9164538400
Email: fernando@mutualhousing.com
Hours: M-F 8:30-5:30pm

Descriptions: Development and operation of affordable resident-controlled multi-family housing for low-income households throughout the City and County of Sacramento. Residents are the members and have control over decision-making through resident councils and participation on the Board of Directors. Keywords: housing

26. Sacramento Steps Forward

Publications: http://sacramentostepsforward.org/

Address: 1331 Garden Highway, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95833

Contact Person: Michele Watts
Contact's Position: Continuum of Care Director
Phone: 9165779771x1201
Email: info@sacstepsforward.org

Descriptions: Keywords: housing

27. Salvation Army

Publications: http://sacramentoarc.salvationarmy.org/

Address: 1200 North B Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Cruz Gusman
Contact's Position: Shelter Services Director
Phone: 9164529388
Email: mediarelations@usn.salvationarmy.org
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: Shelter Services: Lodging and meals provided to homeless single men and women for 30 to 120 days, including a support system of multiple resources and specialize programs. Job development, computer training, employment counseling, mental health services, recreational activities and substance abuse counseling. Alcoholics Anonymous, alternative housing, spiritual counseling, chapel services, and bible studies also offered. Casework, counseling, and referral services provided to address other areas of need. Other programs under the Salvation Army that use volunteers, Adult Rehabilitation Center (916) 441-5267 Six-month residential social model treatment program for men with treatable handicap (I.e., alcoholism, drug abuse, anger of other abuse issues). Sacramento Citadel Corps Center (916) 452-9388 Religious programs, fellowship, and recreation for all ages. Child Development Center (916) 451-4230 Strives to meet the needs of individual children and encourage emotional, social, intellectual, and physical growth. Ray Robinson Oak Park Community Center (916) 452-9388 Educational, recreational, social and spiritual programs for all persons in a safe and secure environment regardless of age, race, religion, creed, color or gender. Keywords: housing, recreaton, youth, substance abuse, hunger

28. The Complete Wholeness House

Publications: http://www.thecompletewholenesshouse.org/

City: Dixon State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Michelle Wright
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 7074509068
Email: mic.wright@yahoo.com

Descriptions: Because there is need, there is The Complete Wholeness House. We are a non-profit transitional maternity home which provides homeless pregnant women with housing, supportive programs, and spiritual guidance during the pregnancy and after the baby is born. The goal of The Complete Wholeness House is to provide expectant mothers in crisis pregnancies, the essential services needed to become healthy, successful parents. The objective of The Complete Wholeness House is to offer shelter through pregnancy and up to six months after the birth of their child, while at the same time providing counseling, employment training, education opportunities, life skills, and financial/savings planning. Women will have access to needed services, including parenting classes and substance intervention if the need is present. Individualized case management on site.

Keywords: transition home, maternity, women, homeless, pregnant, support, housing, shelter, counseling

29. Turning Point Community Programs

Publications: http://www.tpcp.org

Address: 3440 Viking Drive, Suite 114
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Deborah Roberts, LCSW, TICP
Contact's Position: Clinical Training Director
Phone: 9163648395x2028
Email: deborahroberts@tpcp.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: TPCP is a community based mental health agency with 38 programs in 8 California counties. Programs have served members of all ages for over 40 years. Some members are dually diagnosed with Developmental or Cognitive Disabilities and others have co-occurring substance use issues. TPCP provides integrated, cost-effective mental health services, employment and housing for adults, children and their families that promote recovery, independence and self-sufficiency. TPCP is committed to innovative and high-quality services that assist adults and children with psychiatric, emotional and/or developmental disabilities in achieving their goals. Contact TPCP to inquire about graduate internships for social workers, counselors, psychologists, med students, residents, PNPs, PAs, clinical nutritionists and sociology students. Key Words: Mental Health, Internships, Advocacy

30. Winters Joint Unified School District, After School Program.

Address: 500 Edwards
City: Winters State: Ca Zip: 95694

Contact Person: Jeff Rogers
Phone: 5307583607
Email: jeffrog@hotmail.com
Hours: M-Th 3:00-5:30

Descriptions: District-wide homework help/basic skills intervention program, serving approximately 150 students each day, and 500 different students each month. It is comprised of 4 sites throughout the school district, with various classes at each site tailored to address special students needs. In addition, the district has a partnership with the Yolo Count Housing complex in Winters to help community members' kids with their homework. Volunteer opportunities for people willing to make a positive difference in students' performance in school. Keywords: education, mentor/tutor

31. Yolo Community Care Continuum

Publications: http://www.y3c.org/

Address: 285 W. Court Street, Suite 207 (PO Box 1101 Davis, CA 95617)
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Kacy Goulart
Contact's Position: Administration
Phone: 5307582160
Email: assist@y3c.org

Descriptions: Yolo Community Care Continuum (YCCC) is a non-profit agency servicing people with a mental illness in Northern California. We currently have programs located in Davis, Woodland, Roseville, and Auburn. We provide housing, direct services, education and advocacy for people with a mental illness. All of our programs are voluntary based and our programs provide client-driven services, which assists people to attain their highest level of mental health. YCCC strives to excel as a dynamic presence in our community. Programs: Farmhouse (located in Davis): a long term residential treatment program that offers a group living environment. Adults live and work cooperatively, learning the skills necessary to make a successful transition from a highly structured treatment environment to a less restricted form of independent living. Safe Harbor Crisis House (located in Woodland): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Harmony House (located in Auburn): an adult residential facility with a treatment component program that offers mentally ill individuals a group living environment. Adults live at Harmony House cooperatively; learn the skills necessary to live independently while receiving support from highly trained Mental Health Workers. Supportive Housing Program (office in Woodland): Cooperative living opportunities are provided through the YCCC housing project. Houses and congregate living apartments are located in Davis and Woodland. At each house, residents have their own room and do their own shopping and cooking. House meetings, facilitated by a YCCC Mental Health Worker, help residents to divide chores and resolve any issues that may arise between housemates. Staff also provides individual support to those who need help with activities of daily living or managing their mental health symptoms. Cornerstone (located in Roseville): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Keywords: mental health, treatment

32. Yolo County Housing

Address: 147 W. Main St.
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Phone: 5306625428
Email: jholt@ych.ca.gov

Descriptions: Yolo County Housing is dedicated to working together to provide quality affordable housing and community development services to all within its service area. YCH also provides decent and safe temporary housing to migrant farmworker families during the Countys growing season. Keywords: housing