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Child Development Community Resource Directory Form

Action Alliance for Children
1201 Martin Luther King Jr. Wy.
Oakland, Ca. 94612
Phone (510) 444-7136
Email: aac@4Children.org

Adolescent Family Life Program
[Providing Cal-learn Case Management Services]
2000 24th Street, suite 110 Bakersfield, Ca 93301
phone: (661) 324-0293
fax: (661) 324-2510

AIM: Access for Infants and Mothers
Phone: 1-800-433-2611
L.A area: (213) 533-0755
San Diego area: (619) 492-4422
All other CA counties: 1-800-300-1031

AIM Program
Web: www.mmib.ca.gov
(661) 324-4695

Alliance Against Family Violence
Hotline: 327-1091
Toll Free: (800) 273-7713 (outside Bakersfield)
Family Outreach Center: (661) 322-0931
Office: (661)322-0931
Kern County
Alpha House (Taft): 24 hr. Hotline: (661) 763-4357
The Women's Center High Desert(Ridgecrest):
24 hr Hotline: (619) 375-7525

Aspira Foster and Family Services
A division of M.B.H., Inc.
Jan Thomsen, M.A. (social worker)
1701 F Street
Bakersfield, CA 98801
(661) 323-1233
(661) 323 1302 fax

Bakersfield Rescue Mission
Administration/ Development Department
212 21 Street
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
325-0863 Fax 325 0777

Blue Cross of Californiia
Web: www.bluecrossca.com
1800- 227-3238

Blue Cross- State Sponsored Programs
Ann Cerrantes, Senior Outreach Specialist
131 Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301
(661) 633-1075 ext. 228
(661) 663-1059 fax
email: ann.cerrantes@wellpoint.com

Board on Children, Youth, and Families
www.nationalacademies.org/cbsse/bocyfweb.nsf

Boys & Girls Club
801 Niles Str.
Bakersfield, Ca. 93305
Phone: 325-3730

Cal-Learn Program Adolescent Family Life Program
2000 24th Street, suite 110
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
Phone: (661) 324-0293

California Association. for the Education of Young Children (CAEYC)
www.caeyc.org
Phone: (916) 486-7750
4330 Auburn Blvd. Suite 2400
Sacrament, Ca. 95841

California Child Care Resource and Referral
1800 543-7793

California Children's Hospital Association
www.ccha.org
1620 Fifth Ave., Suite 725,
San Diego, CA 92101
619.232.1674

California Commission on the Status of Women
1303 J St., Suite 400
Sacramento, Ca. 95814
(916) 445-3173 Fax: (916) 322-9466
www.statusofwomen.ca.gov

California Mini-Corps Program Components
510 Bercut Dr. Suite Q
Sacramento, Ca 95814
966.446.4603

Catch'em In The Cradle
Library Locations:
-Beale Memorial Branch
701 Truxton Ave. 861-2137
-Bookmobile 1
701 Truxton Ave. 861-2130
-Holloway-Gonzales Branch
506 E. Brundage Ln. 861-2083
-Northeast Branch
3719 Columbus Ave. 871-9017
-Rathbun Brunch
200 W. China Grade Loop 393-6431
-Southwest Branch
8301 Ming AVE. 664-7716
-Wilson Branch
1901 Wilson Road 834-4044

Center for Women, Infants and Children
Kern Medical Center
1830 Flower Street
Bakersfield, Ca 93305

CHADD
(Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder)
8181 Professional Place. Suite 201
Landover, MD 20785
(800) 233-4050
Fax 301-306-7090

Child Advocates
www.childadvocates.org

Child and Family Research and Development Program
www.childsvoice.org

Child Care Advocate Program
Web: www.dss.cahwnet.gov.htm

Child Care Facilities Financing Program (CCFFP)
(The Department of Housing & Community Development)
1800 Third Str. Room 390
P.O. Box 952054
Sacramento, Ca.. 94252-2054
(916) 445-6000
Jeanne Mohahan Phone: (916) 327-3626
Email: jmohahan@hcd.ca.gov

Child Development Associates
www.cdasandiego.com

Child Development Inc.
www.childdevinc.org

Child Development Institute
www.childdevelopmentinfo.com
17853 Santiago Blvd, Suite 107-328
Villa Park, CA 92861
714.998.8617

Child Guidance Clinic
3628 Stockdale Hwy Bakersfield, Ca 93309
1318 High Street Delano, Ca 93215
Phone: (661) 322-1021

Childhelp USA
1800.4.A.CHILD
www.childhelpusa.org

ChildPal
P.o. Box 554
info@childpal.org
Bellville, Texas 77418 or
114B East Alamo,
Brenham, Texas 77833


Child Support Awarness-Tulare County-Family Support Division
Phone: (559) 651-5700 or
(800) 801 2500

Children's Advocate
Web: www.4children.org

Children's First
National PTA Officers
National PTA Headquarters
330 N. Wabash Ave., Suite 2100
Chicago, Illinois 60611
1800- 307-4782
(312) 670-6783 fax
email: info@pta.org
Patricia Voxall, Director f Public Relations
Washington, DC 20005-4905
(202) 289-6790
(202) 289-6791 fax
Maureen Oakes, Legislative Director

Children Now
Web: www.childrennow.org

Children's Defense Fund
o Child Watch Visitation Program
25 E. street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-628-8787
Web: www.childrendefense.org

The Children's Partnership
Web: www.childrenspartnership.org

Children's Protective Services-Bremerton
TDD/Hearing Impaired 792-2024
Voice 478-4690
1800-423-6246

Child Welfare League of America
www.cwla.org

Childtime Children's Center
Phone: (661) 665-7790

Clinica Sierra Vista
Phone: (661) 324-0293

Colorado Children's Campaign
225 E. 16th. Ave. Suite B-300
Denver, Co 80203
Phone: (303) 839-1580, Fax: (303) 839-1354

Community Care Licensing
Child Care Advocate Program
744 P Street, MS 19-56
Sacramento, CA 95814

Community Connection for Child Care
Web: www.kern.org/cccc
Helen Richards
Phone: (661) 861-5200
Toll Free 877-861-5200
Mary McCabe Ph.: 861-5273 Fax: 861-5261
2000 24th Street, Suite 100,
Bakersifeld, CA 93301

Community Connection for Child Care
129 East Ridgecrest Blvd. Suite A
Ridgecrest, Ca. 93555
Phone: (760) 375-3234
Toll Free (877) 375-3234

County of Tulare Health 2 Human Services Agency
Dinuba Health Care Center
1451 E. El Monte Way
591-5858
Visalia Health Care Center
2611 Dinuba Blvd
733-6342

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Kern County
2000 24th. St. Suite 120
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
Phone: 631-2272 Fax: 328-9787
E-mail: kerncasa@lightspeeed.net
http://user2ueb.lightspeed.net/~casa1/

Crayon Crawler
www.crayoncrawler.com

Department of Human Services
Director: Kathleen M. Irvine
County of Kern
P.O. Box 511 Bakersfield, Ca. 93302
Web: http://kchs.ncinternet.net


Epilepsy Society of Kern County
Phone: (661) 832-9228

Family Court Services
Tulare County Superior Court
Courthouse rm. 203
Visalia, Ca. 93291
(559) 733-6052

Family Support Division
(Dads Court)
Edward R. Jagels District Attorney
5357 Truxton Ave.
Bakersfield, Ca 93309-0641
Phone: (661) 868-6500

Farmersville Health Care Center
660 E. Visalia Rd.
594 6788

Foster Grandparents Program
Vida Scott Center
1105 E. Belle Terrace Ave.
(661) 398-9114

Haven Counseling Center Parenting Classes
Kern County Abuse Prevention Council
730 Chester ave.
Bakersfield, Ca 93302
327-4711

Head Start
Web: Webmaster@acf.dhhs.gov
National Head Start Assoc.
Phone: (703) 739-0875

Health and Human Service Agency
Phone: 1-800-834-7121

Health Information for Minority Women
www.4women.gov/minority/index.htm

Health Training Resources (CPR and first aid safety)
American Red Cross: 324-6427
Lifeline CPR: 331-3868
Karen Wells: 833-1907
Global Safety/Todd Giurlani: 835-8885
Paula Minney: 873- 7376
Westec: 763-5161

Healthy Babies Right From the Start
(800) 974-2717
(661) 868-0213

Healthy Families Program
Payment Section
P.O. Box 138005
Sacramento, Ca. 9513-8005
www.healthyfamilies.ca.gov

H.E.A.R.T.S Connection Family Resource Center
Phone: (661) 328-9055

Helpline
Phone: (661) 336-5200 (Bakersfield)
1-800-273-2275 (Kern county)

Hillman Health Care Center
1062 South K st.
685-2500

Information for Childrens Defense fund
o Every child ready to learn
CDF-Oakland, California
Deena Lahn
Phone: 9510) 663-1294
www.childrensdefense.org

Johnson, Lynn
Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
420 34th St.
Bakkersfield Ca, 93303-5354
(6620327-4647

KCEOC
300 19th Street-Bakersfield, Ca.93301
Phone: (661) 336-5236 Fax: 322-2237
Web: www.Kceoc.org

Kern Bridges Adoption Agency
1615 'V' Street
Bakersfield, Ca. 93301
Phone: 322-0421

Kern Child Abuse Prevention Council/Haven Counseling Center
Email: Havencoun@aol.com
www.kcapc.org
730 Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
Phone: (661)327-4711
Fax: 327-7895


Kern County Child Care Council
1130 17th. Str.
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
Phone: (661) 636-4444 Fax: (661) 636-4448

Kern County Child Protective Services
100 E. California Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93307
661.631.6011 (24 hour emergency hotline)
661.336.5200

Kern County Department of Health
1700 Flower Street
Bakersfield, Ca. 93305

Kern County Dept of Human Services/Child Protective Services
Family Planning Services
PO Box 511
Bakersfield, CA 93302
Web: http://kchs.ncinternet.net/
phone: (661) 868-1000

Kern County Dept of Human Services/ Family Planning Services
P.O. Box 511
Bakersfield, Ca. 93302
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KCEOC
www.kceoc.org
Phone: (661) 336-5236

Kern County Family Child Care Assoc. (KCFCCA)
Phone: 587-1920

Kern County Family Magazine
www.kerncountyfamily.com
Phone 861-4939

Kern County Mental Health
System of care
P.O. Box 1000
Bakersfield, Ca 93302

Kern Count Network for Children (KCSOS)
kcsos.kern.org/kcnc/

Kern County Search and Serve
Bakersfield City School District
(661) 631-5863
Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office
(661) 636-4817
Kern High School District
(661) 827-3288

Kern County Superindentent of Schools
kcsos.kern.org

Kern Senior Collaborative
Phone: (661) 664-2024

Kid Source
www.kidsource.com

Kool off Program
Kern child Abuse Prevention Council/ Haven Counseling Center
730 Chester Ave.
Bakersfield Ca, 93301
(661)327-4711

Lakeshore Learning Materials
2695 East Dominguez st. Box 6261
Carson, Ca 90749
(800) 421-5354

La Cresta Foundation
251 Panorama Dr.
Bakersfield, Ca 93305
Phone: (661) 323-0055
Warmline Ph.: (661) 323-3531

The Learning Center
Phone (661) 636-4542

The Learning Curve
(10 ways how dad can help with the baby)
4614 Prospect Ave. suite 421
Cleveland, Ohio 44103
Phone: (216) 881-5151, fax: (216) 8817177

Life Savers: Life house
2428 H Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
661.323.baby

Lindsey Health Care Center
845 N. Sequoia
562-6391

Management Development for Child Care Professionals
www.anderson.ucla.edu/research/mdcp/

Mediation "Questions 2 Answers"
Family Court Services Tulare county Superior Court
M.A.O.F
Call for Location nearest you
(661) 398-9114

Courthouse Rm. 203
Visalia, Ca 93291
(559) 733-6052

Medic-Cal for Children
1800-880-5305

Migrant Education Region V
1300 17th. St. City Centre
Bakersfield, Ca. 93301

National Academy for Child Development
www.nacd.org

National Association of Child Advocates
1522 K St. NW, Suite 600
Washington, D.C. 20005
Fax: (202) 289-0776
Web: NACA@ChildAdvocacy.Org

National Association for the Education of Young Children
1509 16th. St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20036-1426
www.NAEYC.com

National Childcare Information Center
243 Church St. NW. 2nd Floor
Vienna Virginia 22180
Phone: (800) 616-2242
Web: Http://wccic.org

National Foundation for Abused and Neglected Children
P.O. Box 608134
Chicago, Illinois 60660
nfanc@hotmail.com
http://www.gangfreekids.org/


National Foundation for Gifted and Creative Children
www.ncfgcc.org
401.738.0937
395 Diamond Hill Rd.
Warwick, RI, 02886

National Head Start Association
www.nhsa.org/

National Institute On Out-Of-School-Time
www.wellesley.edu/wcw/crw/sac

National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care
Campus Mail stop F541
P.O. Box 6508
Aurora, Co 80045-0508
Fax: (303) 724-0960

NICHD
www.n1h.gov

NSCERC (National Senior Citizens Education &Research Center)
8403 Colesville Road suite 120
Silver Spring, Md 20910
(301) 578-8800

Network for children (Kern County)
3501 Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301

Never Shake A Baby
Child help 10F Foresters Hotline
1-800-4A-Child
California Consortium to Prevent Child Abuse
1-800-Children

North Bakersfield Recreation and Park District
www.norbakrec.org
Email: norrec@norbakrec.org

Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy
3200 North Sillect Avenue
Bakersfield, Ca 93308
Phone: (661) 327-8531

PITCS
Center for child and family studies
Wested 180 Harbor dr. Suite 112
Sausalito, CA 94965
(415) 289-2300

Pledge for Children
www.childrensdefense.org
25 E.St., NW
CDF: 1-800-CDF-1200

Porterville Health Care Center
263 North 3rd St.
782-4720

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http://sll.stanford.edu/ in a shared mission partnership with the American Association for Higher Education (AAHE) http://www.aahe.org/ and
The National Teaching and Learning Forum (NT&LF) http://www.ntlf.com/


Programs for Inmate Mothers
California Department of Corrections
P.O. Box 942883
Sacramento, Ca. 94283-0001

Public Broadcast System (PBS)
www.pbs.org/kids/


Resources for Child Care and Early Childhood Education
www.geocities.com

Quality in Lunking Together
Webmaster@quilt.org
Phone: 1-877-867-8458


Sage Community Health Center
1041 N. China Lake Blvd.
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
(760) 446-7978
email: sage@iwvisp.com

Save The Children
www.savethechildren.com

Setting Sails Learning Center
2401 'M' Street Suite 300
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
(805) 634-9131
Carol Beck, MA
Mary Nacca, MA

Stand For Children
www.stand.org
1834 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 1-800-663-4023 or 202-234-0095
Fax: 209-234-0217

Stockdale Learning Center
slc@galaxy.net
Phone: (661)326-8084

Take Away Tattoos
Probation Auxiliary County of Kern (P.A.C.K.)
Jame G. Bowles Juvenile Hall
1831 Ridge Road Bakersfield, Ca 93305
(661)868-4399

Teenage Parenting Network TAP Net
Visalia TAP Net (559)733-6669
Tulare TAP Net (559)685-4710
Poterville TAP Net(559) 782-4843

Tomorrow's Professional Litserv
"desk-top faculty development, one hundred times a year"
http://sll.stanford.edu/projects/tmprof/newtomprof/index.shtml
over 10,200 subscribers in 86 countries

Tourette Syndrome Association
42-40 Bell Blvd.
Bayside, NY 11361
(718)224-2999

Trustline
www.trustline.org
Phone: 1-800-822-8490

Tribal Child Care Bulletin( TriTAC)
6858 Old Dominion Dr. suite 302
McLean, VA. 22101
Email: tritac2@aol.com

Tulare County Child Care-Resource and Referral Services
Phone: (209) 651-0862 or (800) 613-6262

Tulare Family Support Division
Philip J. Cline District attorney
8070 Doe ave. Visalia Ca, 93291
(559)651-5700 (800)801-2500

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
www.unicef.org

United Way of America
www.national.unitedway.org
701 North Fairfax St. Alexandria, VA 22314
703.836.7112

Valley Children's Hospital
Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Nutrition
9300 Valley Children's Place
Madera, CA 93638
(559) 353-5745

Valley Achievement Center
A School for Children with Autism& Non Profit Corporation
7300 Ming Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93309

Warmline
323-3531

WestEd
www.wested.org
730 Harrison Street
San Francisco, CA 94107-1242
(415) 565- 3000
email: info@wested.org

WIC (women infants and children)
For nearest wic office
1-888-wic-works (1-888-942-9675)

Zero to Three
www.zerotothree.org
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