Community Resources

City of Palo Alto Resources
Children's Theatre
650-463-4930
Family Resources
650-329-2221
Human Services
650-463-4906
Junior Museum & Zoo
650-329-2111
Library Services Department
650-329-2436
Office of Human Services
650-463-4906
Palo Alto Art Center
650-329-2366
Legal Services
Eden Council for Hope & Opportunity (ECHO)
510-581-9380
Palo Alto Area Bar Association
650-326-8322
Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley
408-998-5298
Senior Adults Legal Assistance (SALA)
Central office: 408-295-5991
Consumer Services
Better Business Bureau of Santa Clara County (BBB)
408-278-7400
USAGov (formerly Federal Citizen Information Center)
Discrimination
American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California (ACLU)
415-621-2493; Spanish: (415) 293-6356
California State Department of Fair Employment and Housing
800-884-1684
Eden Council for Hope & Opportunity (ECHO)
510-581-9380
Mid-Peninsula Housing Coalition
650-356-2900
Palo Alto Mediation Program
650-856-4062
Project Sentinel
408-720-9888 or (888) 324-7468
Fair Housing & Mediation
California State Department of Fair Employment and Housing
800-884-1684
Eden Council for Hope & Opportunity (ECHO)
510-581-9380
Mid-Peninsula Housing Coalition
650-356-2900
Palo Alto Mediation Program
650-856-4062
Project Sentinel
408-720-9888 or (888) 324-7468
Immigration/ Naturalization
U.S. Bureau of Citizenship & Immigration Services
1-800-375-5283
Adoption
Bay Area Adoption Services
650-964-3800
FAIR (Families Adopting in Response)
650-989-1307
Foster Care
Bill Wilson Center
408-243-0222
Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
408-416-0400
Families First
408-379-3790
Family Law
Family & Children Services
650-326-6576
Family Violence
Adult Protective Services (APS)
408-975-4900
Al-Anon
650-592-4943
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
408-374-8511
Bill Wilson Center
408-243-0222
California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)
408-277-1355
Child Abuse Reporting
Palo Alto: (650)493-1186 San Jose: (408)299-2071
Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
408-416-0400
Family & Children Services
650-326-6576
Parent Resources
AchieveKids
650-494-1200
Children's Health Council (CHC), The
(650)-326-5530; Spanish: 650-326-3650
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
(650) 721-0874
Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD)
650-329-3700
Parents Helping Parents, Inc. (PHP)
408-727-5775
Parents Place
650-688-3056
Pre-School Family
650-856-0833
WorkLife Office Stanford University
(650) 736-2985
Senior Services
Adult Protective Services (APS)
408-975-4900
Avenidas
650-289-5400
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
El Camino Hospital Auxiliary
650-940-7214
Jewish Family and Children's Service
650-931-1860
OUTREACH
408-678-8585
Senior Adults Legal Assistance (SALA)
Central office: 408-295-5991
Support Services
Bill Wilson Center
408-243-0222
Green Pastures, Inc.
650-965-2333
La Selva Residential Treatment Program
650-617-1759
Momentum for Mental Health
(408)-254-6828
Respite Care, In-Home Assistance
Green Pastures, Inc.
650-965-2333
Pathways Private Duty
1-888-600-2273
Support Groups
Al-Anon
650-592-4943
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
408-374-8511
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
FAIR (Families Adopting in Response)
650-989-1307
Family & Children Services
650-326-6576
Greater Opportunities
408-248-4464
Kara
650-321-5272
Momentum for Mental Health
(408)-254-6828
Parents Helping Parents, Inc. (PHP)
408-727-5775
Parents Place
650-688-3056
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
408-755-7100 Spanish: 408-793-8800
Telephone Reassurance
El Camino Hospital Auxiliary
650-940-7214
Volunteering, Community Service
Avenidas
650-289-5400
Breast Cancer Connections
650-326-6299
Canopy: Trees for Palo Alto
650-964-6110
Children's Health Council (CHC), The
(650)-326-5530; Spanish: 650-326-3650
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
City of Palo Alto
650-329-2111
Committee for Green Foothills
650-968-7243
Learning Ally
650-493-3717
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
(650) 721-0874
Menlo Park Public Library
650-330-2525
Pacific Art League of Palo Alto
650-321-3891
Partners in Learning
(650) 388-2314
Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley
408-998-5298
Suicide and Crisis Line (SACS), North County
1-855-278-4204
Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
650-858-0202
Information Services, Community Groups
Better Business Bureau of Santa Clara County (BBB)
408-278-7400
City of Palo Alto
650-329-2221
Family & Children Services
650-326-6576
Midpeninsula Community Media Center, the "Media Center"
650-494-8686
Palo Alto Mediation Program
650-856-4062
Palo Alto Online
650-326-8210
Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD)
650-329-3700
Palo Alto Weekly
650-326-8210
Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley
408-998-5298
Project Sentinel
408-720-9888 or (888) 324-7468
St. Elizabeth Seton School
650-326-9004
The Daily News
650-391-1000