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Sonoma County Parent Resources

Family Time

How to Talk to Your Anxious Child or Teen about Coronavirus, Anxiety and Depression Association

Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (CDC)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) FAQ (CDC)
Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Corona Virus (NPR)
Understanding Coronavirus: A Social Story (Nicole Schlechter Advocacy)
A Curious Guide for Curious Kids: Covid-19 for Kids (International Association of Children’s Museums)
Misión: Quedarse en Casa: Un cuento infantil en tiempos de Coronavirus (Dalmaus)

Parenting and Child Wellness Programs

Sonoma County 211:  24 hours a day 7 days a week phone line providing comprehensive Information and Referral Service for health and human services. Call 2-1-1

Early Learning Institute: Developmental services, education and support to young children, their families and their community (707) 591-0170

Child Parent Institute: Children’s Counseling Clinic, Trauma Treatment, Mental Health Treatment, Family Therapy. No-cost counseling services for children birth-18. Contact: (707) 284-1500 | intake@calparents.orgWebsite:

Southwest Family Resource Center: Early intervention, school-based program providing family support (707) 579-4816 ext. 3198

American Red Cross: Health and Safety classes on CPR and first aid, disaster assistance and support for fires, floods, and pandemics. 707-577-7600 ––

Child Health Disability and Prevention Program/SCHS: Preventative health exams for eligible children 707-565-4460

Safe Kids Sonoma County: Safety resources for parents/caregivers – 707-525-5300 X 3264

Early Start Program: Early intervention for children 0-3 years of age who have, or are at risk for, disabilities or developmental delays. (707) 569-2000 | Website | Early Start Warmline, (800) 646-3268

Parent Voices of Sonoma County: Parents who are dedicated to making quality child care accessible and affordable to all families. Dinner and childcare is provided at meetings. (707) 522-1413 x132 |

Sonoma County Family YMCA: (707) 545-9622|


Mothers Clubs:

Santa Rosa Mothers Club: (707) 525-5902 |

Petaluma Mothers Club: (707) 238-2204 |



Child Emergency & Health Services

Report Child Abuse & Neglect: Sonoma County Reporting | (707) 565-4304 (800) 870-7064

Domestic Violence Hotline/YWCA: 707-546-1234 24-Hour hotline and Emergency Shelter

California Poison Line: 1-800-222-1222- 24Hr immediate assistance on exposure to poisonous, hazardous or toxic substances

Sonoma County Victim Assistance Center: Provides a variety of services to victims and their families: crisis and emergency assistance, employer/creditor intervention, court support/escort, case status, assistance with victim impact statements, criminal justice system orientation, resource/referral, and emotional support. (707) 565-8250

Family Law Center: The Family Law Facilitator / Self Help Center helps self-represented people with forms and procedures in custody, divorce, support, and credit card debt collection. (707) 521-6545 


Childcare, Food, and Other Assistance

WIC Sonoma County: Food and Nutrition for moms and children. (707) 565-6590 | |

California Children’s Services (CCS): Financial assistance for specialized medical care and rehabilitation for children under the age of 21 with a medical condition. (707) 565-4500 | Website

Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County (4C’s): Assistance with locating childcare and verifying safe child services. 707-544-3077 |

River to Coast Children’s Services: Resource, referrals, and support services for providers in West Sonoma County

Santa Rosa Junior College Child Development Dept: 707-527-4315|

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