Foster Care Recruitment
Have you ever considered becoming a foster parent? If you have, the children of Calaveras County need you! Here are the phone numbers of those agencies that can help you with the process:
- 916-651-8848 Department of Social Services District Division
- 209-920-3357 California Foster Families Agency
- 209-754-5500 Environmental Alternatives Foster Family Agency
- Families' First Foster Family Agency (877) 488-5437
For more information please visit the California Dept of Social Services
Emergency Response (ER) Program
24 hour response to reports of child abuse, neglect or exploitation.
Family Maintenance Services (FM)
Voluntary or court ordered services to families having problems with abuse and or neglect to maintain the child in his or her own home.
Family Reunification Service (FR)
Court ordered services to alleviate family problems that led to removal of an abused and or neglected child and to allow child to safely return home.
Permanency Planning Program (PP)
Services to children who have been removed from their home due to abuse and or neglect who cannot return home. (Long term foster care, legal guardian, and adoption)
Independent Living Program (ILP)
Provides specific instruction to children 16 and older in foster care to teach independent living skills. (Job hunting, homemaking, etc.)