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database. The information is updated by the agency, organization or program
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Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
Languages: Most immigrant languages or by translation/interpretation
Description: The Social Services Agency is a culturally sensitive and socially responsible public agency providing high quality, professional, financial, and protective services for residents of Santa Clara County.
The mission of the Social Services Agency is to: Prevent abuse and to ensure the medical, physical, financial, and emotional well-being of children and adults at risk of abuse, neglect, or exploitation; Maintain or restore family and kinship ties whenever possible and help families understand and learn the skills and behaviors needed to safely care for and nurture their children and elders; Maintain safe, healthy, and independent lifestyles for residents through specialized and in-home services aimed at preventing or delaying institutionalization in a manner that respects their personal liberty; and assisting residents in acquiring the resources needed to gain and retain competitive employment and to secure a more challenging, satisfying, and economically rewarding life for themselves and their children.
Address: Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
333 W. Julian Street, 5th Floor San Jose, CA