For Parents

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For Parents resources in Monterey County

Monterey County Behavioral Health

Monterey County Behavioral Health provides free family support groups open to all community members, which are offered in every MCBH Regional Clinic: King City, Soledad, Salinas, Marina. Flyers with specific information are available on our website.

NAMI Monterey County

NAMI Monterey County provides Family to Family and Familia-a-Familia classes, Peer to Peer and Persona-a-Persona, Provider Education and support groups.

1020 Merrill Street
Salinas, CA 93901
United States

Community Human Services

Community Human Services provides counseling and other programs in Monterey County. PEI funds free parenting classes for Monterey County residents. Current schedule of classes can be found at our website under Mental Health.

For Parents resources in San Mateo County

Parent Support Line (StarVista)


The Parent Project

The Parent Project® is a free, 12-week course that is offered in English and Spanish to anyone who cares for a child or adolescent. The classes meet for three hours each week. Parents learn parenting skills and get information about resources and other support available in their communities.

For Parents resources in Sonoma County

Child Parent Institute

Parent education/classes, child and family counseling and parenting resources.

Petaluma People Services Center

Parent education/classes, individual, family, group and couples counseling.

Social Advocates for Youth

Mental health services for youth and families in Sonoma County, emergency shelter and housing programs for youth.

SOS Community Counseling

Affordable counseling for all community members regardless of ability to pay.

For Parents resources in California

Being Adept

Sign up for a parent education near you.

For Parents resources in United States

Marijuana Talk Kit

Get the Marijuana Talk Kit and find out what you need to know to talk to your teen about cannabis.
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