For Fiscal Years 2015-18, the Child Abuse Prevention Council made funding recommendations totaling $800,000 each year to 13 local agencies providing child abuse prevention, intervention, and treatment programs. The funding recommendations, made possible through the Child Abuse Prevention, Intervention and Treatment Program (CAPIT) and County Children's Trust Fund (CTF) were approved by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors.
FY 2015-18 Funded Agencies
Fathers learn how to care for their child, create a productive relationship with the child's mother and find resources to continue their education and/or enter the workforce.
Parent-Child Interactive Therapy
Families participate in weekly sessions to improve family functioning, reduce stress, and learn healthy disciplinary techniques.
Transition-Age Parenting Youth
Comprehensive services for homeless youth ages 18-24, including young single parents and their children.
In-home parent/child attachment and parenting support to pregnant women and infants, particularly those who have been impacted by the criminal justice system.
Child Abuse Prevention
Provides low-income and at-risk Latino families with skilled counseling, case management, support, and education to help families get their lives back on track.
Community Health Awareness Council
Solutions to Violence
Empowerment-based services to support survivors of intimate partner abuse, sexual assault, and human trafficking crimes.
Building Nurturing Families
Group sessions for parents/guardians and children to replace negative relationship patterns with new cycles of empathy and nurturing.
Family & Children Services
Happy 5 Vietnamese Early Childhood Education
Assist Vietnamese immigrant parents develop positive parenting skills and learn about child development.
International Children Assistance Network
Child Abuse Prevention Program
Services to children with special needs and their parents in Spanish, English and Vietnamese.
Healthy Families Parenting Program
Evidence-based, secondary prevention workshops that teach positive parenting skills in Spanish and English to parents with multiple risk factors for child abuse and family violence.
Rebekah Children's Services
Birth and Beyond Family Empowerment Program
Parenting workshops, case management, and child enrichment programs in Spanish and English to increase knowledge about child development, promote positive interactions between parents and children, and set realistic family goals.
San Jose Grail Family Services
Family counseling and case management services to families with at-risk middle and high school age children.
Parenting education, support groups and home visits for former foster youth who have children or who are expecting.