The County of Santa Clara, Social Services Agency, Department of Family and Children’s Services (SSA) is soliciting proposals for Intensive Up-Front/Parent Skill-Building Services for the Department of Family and Children’s Services (DFCS) families.
Intensive Up-Front/Parent Skill-Building Services provides parents with learning strategies to stabilize and strengthen family interaction through family-focused learning activities delivered in the home and in group settings. Group classes would preferably be offered in a topic-specific, open enrollment format. An evidence based curriculum is preferred.
Examples of services include but are not limited to: assistance with basic needs (cooking, cleaning, school preparation), managing stress and anger, understanding discipline, managing and communicating feelings, rewards and punishment, and parent child relationships