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Services we provide are...

Respite & Child Care Intermittent childcare to parents and other caregivers in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Francisco counties.

Family Preservation Intensive home-based services to San Francisco and Oakland families whose children are at imminent risk of removal from their homes.

Kinship Support Offers much-needed support to grandparents and other relative caregivers who are caring for kin children who have been removed from the care of their biological parents.

Kinship Youth Program Serves children and youth ages 8-18 who are being raised by a kinship caregiver, through a comprehensive, year-round program.

OreMi Mentoring Serves children in the Alameda County foster care system, and children of incarcerated parents by creating lasting one-on-one mentoring relationships.


Fall 2016 Kinship News Bulletin
Our Kinship News Bulletin provides current information for Kinship caregivers, including: Back-to-School Tips Support Groups in Alameda County: Dates and Locations Kinship Youth Program Information Nurturing the Spirit of Kinship and Guardianship Families: 5 Week Series Beginning October 6 Click here to …
We’re Seeking Licensed Day Care Providers!
WE ARE LOOKING TO HIRE! Family Support Services (formerly known as Family Support Services of the Bay Area) recently extended a program to provide free respite/child care services to East Bay Foster Parents and Relative Caregivers on evenings, weekends, and …
Kinship Workshop Series: March 3
Nurturing the Spirit of Kinship and Guardianship Families is a five-week series of workshops that discuss the successes and concerns of those who are parenting children who are not biologically theirs. The goal is to support relatives and guardians in helping …
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