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1. Adolescent Family Life Program


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

Contact Person: Elaine Ellers
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 9162629141
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


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


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

Contact Person: Katie Curler
Contact's Position: Volunteer Engagement Manager
Phone: 9169309080

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. Cache Creek Lodge


Address: 435 Aspen Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Phone: 5306625727

Descriptions: Cache Creek Lodge is a division of Yolo Alcoholic Recovery Center. It serves as a residential treatment center for men and women suffering from alcoholism and drug dependency. Residents are provided room and board seven days a week, staff supervision, and a structured educational program designed to help them regain their lives. Sessions are held daily on all aspects of chemical dependency - physical, psychological and spiritual - so that residents may begin to learn how to reclaim their lives. Also provide intensive day treatments, out patient services, and sober living. Keywords: substance abuse, women, housing

5. California Human Development Corporation


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

Phone: 5306629601
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

6. California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation


Address: 2210 K Street, Suite 201
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Phone: 9164467904

Descriptions: CRLAF is a statewide non-profit civil legal aid organization providing free legal services and policy advocacy for Californias rural poor. We focus on some of the most marginalized communities: the unrepresented, the unorganized and the undocumented. We engage in community education and outreach, impact litigation, legislative and administrative advocacy, and public policy leadership at the state and local level. We seek to bring about social justice to rural poor communities by working to address the most pressing needs of our community: Labor, Housing, Education Equity, Health Care Access, Worker Safety, Citizenship, Immigration, and Environmental Justice Keywords: legal

7. Centro Guadalupe Advocacy Program


Address: 730 S Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95811

Phone: 9164435367

Descriptions: The Centro Guadeloupe Advocacy Program is a multi-service agency that serves primarily Hispanic families, women, and children in such areas as emergency food and shelter, counseling, translation, information and referral, and employment. Volunteers are needed to assist with the "Community Pals" youth project for 7th - 11th grades which targets students from high risk environments; make periodic contact in person and over the phone with students; and help plan and implement activities. This is a program that allows creative input. Volunteers should have a good rapport with young people and be understanding of problems facing students from high risk environments. The ability to speak Spanish is desirable. Volunteers work closely with a project coordinator. Internships may be available. Keywords: Hunger Homeless & Housing Cultural Youth Cmty Dev, women, emergency, counseling, mentor/tutor

8. Coalition of Concerned Medical Professionals - CCMP


Address: 2809 38th Ave
City: Oakland State: CA Zip: 94619

Phone: 5104368020

Descriptions: COALITION OF CONCERNED MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS (CCMP) is an all-volunteer effort, rooted in the community, founded in the Bay Area in 1976. CCMP is independent from government funding or any funding with strings attached. CCMP is structured as a free and voluntary unincorporated private membership association not as a 501(c)(3). CCMPs primary purpose is to overcome political and economic barriers that deny access to comprehensive medical care for any and all working people. This has included conducting campaigns to defeat laws or governmental policies detrimental to the interests of low-income workers. CCMP takes an approach that incorporates medical care, ancillary health services, procurement of healthy foods for supplemental food distributions and joining with organizations of low-income workers whose members suffer lack of access to quality, affordable care. CCMP may choose to align with community groups to change conditions creating poor health, including environmental concerns. CCMP urgently needs VOLUNTEERS: doctors, nurses, dentists, medical and dental specialists, physical therapists, dental hygienists, students and all those with a willingness to learn how to organize to fight the conditions which deny comprehensive medical care to workers and their families here in the Bay Area. CCMP volunteer health care professionals donate preventive care to applicants screened for eligibility by CCMP benefit program volunteers. Many benefit recipients are members of self-help organizations of low-income workers. Keywords: Health Lobbyists, emergency, housing

9. Community Housing Opportunities Corporation


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

Contact Person: Nancy Cook
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 5307574444
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

10. 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
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, Keywords: elderly, housing, religious

11. Davis Community Meals and Housing


Address: 202 F Street
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Harmony Scopazzi
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5307539204
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-12pm

Descriptions: The purpose of Davis Community Meals is to provide low-income and homeless individuals and families with housing, food, and human services to help them rebuild their lives. We have volunteer opportunities as follows: Transitional Housing Program at H Street: Volunteers complete intakes on new clients, perform drug and alcohol testing, assign bed spaces, note activities and behaviors in the log, monitor chores and socialize with clients. Monday through Saturday 6pm to 9pm we are looking for volunteers to commit to a once a week shift with a minimum commitment of three months. Resource Center: Volunteers interact with clients over the phone and/or in person and help with an assortment of tasks. Must be able to multi-task. Open Monday - Friday from 8am - 12pm. We are looking for volunteers to commit to 2 hours once a week with a minimum commitment of 25 hours. We ask that you keep to the same schedule each week. Meals Help: Volunteers will help cook, set up, serve and clean up. Each Tuesday and Thursday is for individuals and Saturdays are for groups. Administrative Assistant: Assist Executive Director and other administrative staff in data entry, clerical duties, donor tracking, and other related duties. Knowledge of MS Office products, particularly Excel, required. Keywords: Emergency: Housing: Hunger: Mental Health: Outreach: Substance Abuse

12. Grassroots Campaigns


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

Contact Person: Caitlyn Hughes or Hitesh Bussie
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164461100

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

13. Habitat For Humanity Yolo County


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

Contact Person: Diana Walker-Smith
Contact's Position: HFHYC Executive Director
Phone: 5306684301

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

14. Housing California


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

Contact Person: Julie
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9164470503x104
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

15. Legal Services of Northern California


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

16. Lutheran Social Services


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

Contact Person: Sue Laliberte
Contact's Position: Area Director
Phone: 9164532900x217
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

17. Lutheran Volunteer Corps


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

18. Meadowview Community Action


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, Keyword: youth, housing, mentor/tutor

19. Mercy Housing


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
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

20. Next Move


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
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

21. Rebuilding Together Sacramento


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

22. Resources for Independent Living


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
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

23. Sacramento Area Black Caucus

City: Sacramento State: Zip:

Phone: 9164845025
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

24. Sacramento Children's Home


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

Contact Person: Judy Schefer
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9164523981
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

25. Sacramento County Environment Management Department


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

Contact Person: Kim Smith
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9168758488
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

26. Sacramento County Probation Department


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

Contact Person: Dan Daniely
Contact's Position: Chief Probation Officer
Phone: 9168750300
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

27. Sacramento Crisis Nursery


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

Contact Person: Chris McCarty
Phone: 9162908256
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 or call 916-290-8256 Keywords: Children, Crisis, family, housing

28. Sacramento Housing Alliance


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

Contact Person: Aileen Joy
Contact's Position: Communications & Events Director
Phone: 9164554900
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

29. Sacramento Mutual Housing Association


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
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

30. Sacramento Steps Forward


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

Descriptions: Keywords: housing

31. Salvation Army


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

Contact Person: Cruz Gusman
Contact's Position: Shelter Services Director
Phone: 9164529388
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

32. The Complete Wholeness House


City: Dixon State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Michelle Wright
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 7074509068

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

33. Turning Point Community Programs


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
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

34. Welcome Home Housing


Address: 816 Elm Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Deborah Coughlin
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9168990951

Descriptions: Welcome Home Housing is a non-profit organization in Sacramento, California that provides affordable housing and services to individuals with mental illness. We have five homes located in Rosemont and Rancho Cordova and we provide a variety of services to our residents to insure their success. We also provide a Respite Care Center in Rancho Cordova. Keywords: housing, mental illness

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

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

Contact Person: Jeff Rogers
Phone: 5307583607
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

36. Yolo Community Care Continuum


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

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

37. Yolo County Housing

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

Phone: 5306625428

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