Resources for Parents

Programs and support for parents and others who care for children

If you have information on additional resources, please send it to us so that we can share it with others.


Autism Research Institute (ARI): (619) 563-6840

Child care

California Child Care Resource and Referral Network

Down syndrome

Ventura County Down Syndrome Association: (805) 378-5129

Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles: (818) 718-6363


California Department of Education

National Association for the Education of Young Children


Epilepsy Support Group: (805) 494-0954


I Am Your Child

Foster Parent Information

Rainbow Family Resource Center (Ventura County): (805) 485-3177 or (805) 522-8030

Family Focus Resource Center (LA County): (818) 677-5575

Family Resource Center Network of California

Exceptional Parent Magazine

Learning Network Parent Channel

Social services

California Department of Social Services

Selpa-Special Education Local Plan Area