Adoption Resources

Independent Living Program - This site provides resources and services for current and former foster youth. Resources include housing, healthcare, education, employment, mentoring, legal assistance and more!  A fun, safe and secure website that both caregivers and youth can explore together to help the emancipation process.

Parents' Place Family Resource Center - A resource center for families with children with developmental delays, developmental and learning disabilities. The center provides parent-to-parent support, resources, and information.

San Gabriel Children's Center
A multi-facetted mental health and residential agency.  Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services awarded a wraparound contract in April 2006. Wraparound is a family centered innovative intervention that works to ensure child safety and achieve permanence for children and families.  A model that is community based, an intervention that focuses on child and family strengths.  An intervention that is intensive, comprehensive and culturally appropriate.  Our team consists of a facilitator, a child and family specialist, a parent partner and therapist.  Please call us at (626) 859-2089 for inquiries or visit our web site at

The Future of Children (Links and Journals)

The Girl Blue Project - a center founded to re-educate, motivate and empower teen girls, 14 to 18 years old, in Los Angeles County. The project was designed to focus on the social and emotional problems of teen girls and how these issues affect their ability to learn and lead productive, fulfilling lives. Summer classes foster a creative environment that promotes discipline, structure, accountability, self-respect, self-acceptance and empowerment through a curriculum of classes in yoga, performing arts, health education, financial education, social skills and self-awareness.

Caregivers and foster youth are welcome to visit our office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to obtain resources and pamphlets from our resource library.  To better serve you, please call ahead to inform us of your resource needs.  We are happy to have them ready for easy pickup.