Education and Parenting


    The Grizzly Youth Exchange

    The Grizzly Youth Academy is a Charter High School for students in danger of not graduating due to lack of credits or high school dropouts. It is run by the California National Guard and chartered through the San Luis Obispo County Office of Education. The academy is structured as a "military boarding school" to promote an academic environment that helps develop leadership, cooperation, and academic skills, while improving self-esteem, pride, and confidence. 

    Phone: 1-800-926-0643

    Website: http://www.grizzlyyouthacademy.org/

    Contact: (805)-574-4013 Sgt. Castillo


    The Parent Project

    Parenting classes for parents dealing with destructive adolescent behavior, substance abuse, and school related issues.

    Phone: (916) 787-4357

    Address: 730 Sunrise Ave. #250, Roseville, CA 95661

    Website: http://fullcircletreatmentcenter.org/79-2/

    Contact: Alicia Schoenenberger



    Administering high quality child development and subsidized child care programs

    Providing parent education, family support services and assistance with accessing child care.

    Phone: (530) 745-1380


    One of the PCOE preschool sites:  ROCK CREEK PRESCHOOL, 3050 Bell Road, Auburn, CA. Phone: (530) 823-0380

    Please call the PCOE for additional sites. Phone: (530) 745-1380 


    U.S Department of Education: 5 Ways to Help Your Child Prevent Bullying this School Year                               

    Website: http://www.ed.gov/blog/2012/08/5-ways-to-help-your-child-prevent bullying-this-school-year/ 


    U.S Department of Health and Human Services (Bullying)

    Information on bullying is provided and includes: definition, resources, information on cyber bullying, prevention, how to respond to bullying, and what to do if you are a target of bullying.

    Phone:(800) 273-TALK(8255)

    Website: www.stopbullying.gov  




    Golden Sierra

    Workforce Investment Act aims to increase the occupational skills or the employment, retention, and earnings of participants. The WIA youth program provides education, training, and employment opportunities for low-income youth. Services are tailored to meet the specific needs of the individual. Golden Sierra also offers job seeker support including but not limited to resume help, job training and job searching assistance.

    Phone:(530) 823-4635

    Address:1919 Grass Valley Hwy Ste.100, Auburn, CA, 96603



    One Stop Career Center: Roseville Connections

    Provides workforce preparation services to job seekers to increase the employment, employment retention, and earnings of the local workforce.  

    Phone: (916) 746-7722

    Address: 115 Ascot #180, Roseville, CA 95661

    Sacramento Job Corps: Sacramento 

    Offers no cost career planning, on-the-job training, job placement, residential housing, food service, driver's education, health and dental care, a bi-weekly basic living allowance and clothing allowance.  

    Phone: (916) 394-0770

    Address: 3100 Meadowview Rd., Sacramento, CA 95832

    Website: http://sacramento.jobcorps.gov

    Contact: Erica Evans

    Phone: (916) 394-0770 Ext. 1904309

    Email: evans.erica@jobcorps.gov

    Sacramento Training and Employment Agency

    Connects qualified individuals to jobs; business owners to employees; education and nutrition to children; and assistance to refugees. 

    Phone: (916) 263-3800

    Website: http://seta.net 


    Sacramento Works WIA Youth Services: Multiple Locations

    Sacramento WIA program serves both in-school and out-of-school youth ages 16 to 21 and focuses on three primary goals: Improving academic achievement, preparing for and succeeding in employment, and supporting youth development.


    Contact: Sacramento Works Youth Services

    Terri Carpenter (916) 263-7891



    State of California Employment Development Department (EDD) Youth Employment Opportunity Program

    The YEOP Program provides special services to youth between the ages of 15 and 25 to assist them in achieving their educational and vocational goals. Working with peer advisors, youth clients interact with individuals who have similar life experiences and perspectives by providing referrals to supportive services, workshops, job and placement assistance, and other training and community outreach efforts. There are job ready workshops every Thursday, except the 5th Thursday of the month.

    Contact: Contact:  Richard Thornhill  (916) 227-0301

    Address: 2901 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817



    Food, Shelter, Automotive, Government Agencies, and Affordable Housing


    Information for Roseville Housing Authority (Housing Choice Voucher/Section 8 Rental Assistance Program) 




    List of Food Banks and Services




    Advocates for Mentally Ill Housing, Inc (AMIH)

    Non-profit corporation that provides housing and life skills programs to adults with mental illness in Placer County, who otherwise might be homeless.

    Phone :( 916) 591-9149

    Address: PO Box 5216, Auburn, CA 95604

    Website: AMIH@amihousing.org





    California National Association For The Education Of Homeless Children and Youth

    Unaccompanied Youths’ Eligibility for CalFresh (SNAP/Food Stamps) 

    Unaccompanied Youths’ Eligibility for Medi-Cal


    Comcast Internet Essentials

    Low cost internet service of $9.95/month and a low cost computers for $149 for families who have at least one child receiving free or reduced price school lunches through the National School Lunch Program.


    1-855-8-INTERNET (1-855-846-8376)



    Kids First: Roseville

    Information and referrals for a variety of services designed to assist families in need: food, clothing, housing, employment, counseling, health insurance and parenting.

    Phone: (916) 774-6802

    Address: 124 Main St., Roseville, CA 95678

    Website: www.kidsfirstnow.org/ 



    This website is a fast and easy way for California residents to learn about and apply for medical, food, and cash assistance programs. 

    Website: https://www.mybenefitscalwin.org/web/consortium/home


    Placer County Housing Options

    This list is a resource guide of various housing options. Some programs may have eligibility requirements and are not available to all. 

    Website:  http://ohs.rjuhsd.us/cms/lib4/CA01001787/Centricity/Domain/50/PlacerCountyHousingGuide2014.pdf


    Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency: Housing Authority Wait Lists

    Public agency and developer for Sacramento’s affordable housing, public housing and redevelopment projects and issues. Provides access to wait lists for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (previously known as Section 8), public housing and affordable housing options.

    Phone: (916) 444-9210

    Address: 801 12th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814


    HCV wait list website:http://www.shra.org/Housing/HousingChoiceVoucherProgram


    Salvation Army

    Faith-based organization that provides basic needs assistance for food, clothing, transitional housing, and counseling.

    Phone: (916) 784-3382  

    Address: 100 Lincoln Street, Roseville, CA 95678

    Website: http://www.gosalarmy.org/deloro/findservices

    Contact: Email: John.Morrow@usw.salvationarmy.org

    Stand Up Placer: Roseville

    Provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their families, regardless of gender, race, religion, occupation or lifestyle. Provides 24/hr crisis line and 24/hr emergency shelter.

    Phone: (916) 773-7273

    Address: 700 Sunrise Avenue Suite N, Roseville, CA 95661

    Website: http://www.standupplacer.org/

    Contact: Michelle Coleman

    The Social Security Administration (SSA) 

    Using this online account you able to immediately request

    and receive benefit verification letters online. Beneficiaries will also have access to their payment history and earnings record. Can now start or change direct deposit, and change their address using the Social Security account.

    What You Can Do Online   


    How to Create an Online Account    


    Information for Third Party Filers  



    St. Vincent De Paul

    Faith-based organization that provides hot meals, clothing, transitional housing for families, County services, hygiene and baby needs, supplementary food locker for Placer County residents, a clinic for those in need and mail service for the homeless.

    Phone: (916) 781-3303

    Address: 503 Jiuseppe Court #8, Roseville, CA 95678

    Website: www.placersvdp.com 


    The Gathering Inn

    Provides a community-based response to people in need in south Placer County by offering shelter, a health clinic, a clothing closet, a community resource center, case management referrals, 12 Step program, access to recovery programs, and a Interim Care Program.

    The Gathering Inn is a drug and alcohol free program and random tests are administered. Additionally, each guest must participate in some self enhancement activity to maintain their stay.

    Phone: (916) 791-9355

    Address: 201 Berkeley Ave, Roseville, CA 95678


    Email: shirley@thegatheringinn.com 


    The Sacramento County Task Force for the Education of Homeless Children (Task Force)

    Provides networking opportunities between school districts, community organizations, service providers, shelter and housing agencies. Eliminates barriers to education for children living in homeless situations.

    Phone: (916) 228-2392 / 228-3904

    Address: P.O. Box 269003, Sacramento, CA 95826-9003


    Contact: Hilary Krogh: hkrogh@scoe.net


    Utility Assistance

    City of Roseville (Electric) Assistance Programs:                                                               http://www.roseville.ca.us/gov/finance/utility_billing/assistance_programs.asp


    PG&E Financial Assistance Programs:                                                                          

    Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) Low-income Assistance:                                                                   



    Women Escaping a Violent Environment (WEAVE)

    Non-Profit agency that offers domestic violence and sexual abuse services including crisis services and temporary shelter. Provides a 24/hr crisis line.

    Phone: (916) 448-2321

    Address: 1900 K St. Sacramento, CA 95814

    Website:  http://www.weaveinc.org


    What Would Jesus Do? Inc.

    Faith-based organization that provides emergency shelter, food, referrals and transportation to medical appointments.

    Phone: (916) 786-9959 (WWJD)

    Address: 503 Giuseppe Ct. Ste #3, Roseville, CA 95678



    Medical and Dental Services


    Affordable Care Act

    Health Insurance Marketplace

    Website: https://www.healthcare.gov/


    Covered California

    Choose affordable, quality health insurance coverage through this new, easy-to use marketplace. Compare and choose health coverage that best fit you and your families needs as well as receive financial assistance. Coverage cannot be dropped or denied! Information is provided in many languages and in culturally relevant ways.

    Phone: (800) 300-1506

    Website: https://www.coveredca.com/


    Spanish: http://ohs.rjuhsd.us/cms/lib4/CA01001787/Centricity/Domain/50/coveredcaliforniaspanish.pdf


    Cancer Hotline Support & Information Services

    Provides information and referral for cancer patients and their families.  

    Phone: (800) 433-0464


    CDA Cares Free Dental Clinics

    Offers free dental clinics to provide oral health services and education. 

    Phone: (800)232-7645

    Address:201 K Street, Suite 1511, Sacramento, CA 95814



    Child Health & Disability Prevention (CHDP) 

    Placer County Child Health & Disability Prevention (CHDP) program is a prevention program that delivers periodic health assessments and services to low income children and youth. CHDP provides care coordination to assist families with medical appointment scheduling, transportation, and access to diagnostic and treatment services.

    Phone: (530) 886-3620

    Address: 11484 B Avenue, Auburn, CA 95603

    Website: www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/chdp 


    Healthy Families Program

    Provides low cost health, dental and vision coverage to children and teens who do not have insurance and do not qualify for free Medi-Cal.

    Phone: (800) 880-5305



    Medicaid Coverage Expansion Program (MCE

    Low and no cost health insurance program for eligible Placer County residents who are 19 to 64 years of age.

    Phone: (888)-385-5160

    Address:Auburn Office: 11552 B. Ave, Auburn, CA 95603   Rocklin Office: 1000 Sunset Blvd. Suite, Suite 220, Rocklin, CA 95765


    Placer County Department of Health and Human Services

    Offers no cost and low cost medical insurance.

    Phone: (888) 385-5160

    Address: Auburn Office: 11552 B. Ave, Auburn, CA 95603  Rocklin Office: 1000 Sunset Blvd. Suite, Suite 220, Rocklin, CA 95765



    Placer Health Care Coverage

    Offers no cost and low cost medical insurance.

    Phone: (888) 385-5160

    Address: Auburn Office: 11552 B. Ave, Auburn, CA 95603  Rocklin Office: 1000 Sunset Blvd. Suite, Suite 220, Rocklin, CA 95765



    Planned Parenthood: Roseville

    Sexual and reproductive health care provider and advocate.  Offers services including family planning, women's health, STD testing and treatment, pregnancy and well-baby help.

    Phone: (916) 781-3310

    Address: 729 Sunrise Blvd. #900, Roseville, CA 95661

    Website:  www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/centerDetails.asp?f=2197


    RAM California (Remote Area Medical Foundation)

    RAM is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing free medical, dental, veterinary and vision care to those in need. 

    Phone: (916) 749-4170

    Address: 950 Reserve Drive, Suite 120, Roseville, CA 95678

    Website: www.ram-ca.org/


    Roseville Community Health Clinic

    Provides high-quality primary medical, dental and pharmacy care on an outpatient basis to adults and children, regardless of the source of payment. They accept MediCare, Medi-Cal, other insurance and private pay, and provide health care for the county's residents with no other source of health care. 

    Phone: (916) 784-6444

    Address: 1130 Conroy Lane Suite 402, Roseville, CA 95661


    Sacramento Life Center: Roseville Clinic

    Pregnancy resource clinic providing free and confidential medical and counseling services.

    Phone: (916) 773-3838

    Address: 151 N. Sunrise Ave. Suite 1302, Roseville, CA 95661


    Free Appointment Number: (916) 451-2273

    Sutter Medical Center: Roseville (Psychiatric)

    Phone: (916) 781-1000

    Address: One Medical Plaza Drive Roseville , CA 95661

    Sutter Center for Psychiatry: Hospital Main Line (916) 386-3000

    Referrals and Admissions (916) 386-3620