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Services we provide are...

Respite & Child Care Intermittent childcare to parents and other caregivers in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Francisco counties.

Family Preservation Intensive home-based services to San Francisco and Oakland families whose children are at imminent risk of removal from their homes.

Kinship Support Offers much-needed support to grandparents and other relative caregivers who are caring for kin children who have been removed from the care of their biological parents.

Kinship Youth Program Serves children and youth ages 8-18 who are being raised by a kinship caregiver, through a comprehensive, year-round program.

OreMi Mentoring Serves children in the Alameda County foster care system, and children of incarcerated parents by creating lasting one-on-one mentoring relationships.


FSSBA’s 2014 Annual Report is Online Now.
We are excited to present our Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2013-2014.  In this report, you will find: information about our financial state, major donors, funders and sponsors, and stories that highlight the importance of the work we do. We invite …
OreMi in Oakland Local!
Thanks to Oakland Local for helping us highlight the importance of mentoring, as we celebrate National Mentoring Month. This is the perfect time to spread the word about the amazing role mentors play in the lives of their mentees! Take …
New Executive Director Announced:
Family Support Services of the Bay Area’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Cheryl Smith to replace Lou Fox, FSSBA’s Co-founder and Executive Director of 25 years, who is retiring in 2015. Cheryl will begin her …
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