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Teen Resource Center - Ventura County

The Teen Resource Center features a directory of community resources created by teens for teens. Resources are grouped into eight categories. Please browse the resources below and be sure to submit a new resource.

Ventura County Resource Categories > Family Services >

Counseling

  • Action-A Parent & Teen Support Program

  • 26893 Bouquet Canyon, Ste. C-134
    Saugus, CA 91350
    (800) 367-8336
    Web site: http://actionteen.addr.com
    Email: actionca@earthlink.net

    Days: 24 hours per day, 7 days per week
    Fees: None listed
    Description: Workforce Services: Assessment/Testing and Life Skills Training. Support Services: Substance Abuse Counseling and Family Counseling.


  • California Conservation Corps

  • P. O. Box 6022-CCC
    Camarillo, CA 93011
    (805) 484-4345
    Email: paulm@ccc.ca.gov

    Days: 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
    Fees : None listed
    Description: Provides Workforce Services to older youth 18-23 in the following areas: Assessment/Testing, Basic/Remedial Education, English as a Second Language, Life Skills Training, Work Experience, On-The-Job Training, Internships, and Job Development. Also provides Support Services to these same older youth in the following areas: Substance Abuse Counseling, Mentors, Leadership Development, and Tutoring.


  • Catholic Charities Community Services

  • 303 North Ventura Avenue
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-4781

    Days: By appointment
    Fees: None Listed
    Description: Provides family counseling services to all ages.


  • City Impact

  • P. O. Box 5678
    Oxnard, CA 93031
    (805) 983-3636
    Web site: http://www.cityimpact.com
    Email: gilmerj@vccs.k12.ca.us

    Days: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    Fees: None listed
    Description: Provides Workforce Services to all ages in the following: Assessment/Testing, Basic/Remedial Education, English as a Second Language, and Job Development. Provides Support Services to all ages in the following: Child Care, Career Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling, Family Counseling, Financial Counseling, Leadership Development, and Mentors


  • City of Simi Valley, Community Services

  • 3855-A Alamo Street
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805) 583-6765
    Web site: http://www.ci.simi-valley.ca.us/community_services.html
    Email: maitchis@simivalley.org

    Days: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    Fees: Not listed
    Description: Provides Family Counseling for youth ages 12-17 who are referred by school staff. Through its Youth Employment Services (YES), it provides free assistance to youth by: helping youth develop the effective job search skills, providing individual employment counseling sessions to youth ages 13-22, organizing and facilitating mock interviews, and by matching youth job placement needs with employers based on hiring requirements and applicant qualifications.


  • Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual


  • El Centrito De La Colonia

  • P. O. Box 1613
    Oxnard, CA 93032
    (805) 483-8685
    Web site: http://www.elcentrito.org
    Email: youth&family@elcentrito.org

    Days: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Hours may vary.
    Fees: Not listed
    Description: Prepares youth to meet the future, confident in their bicultural heritage, able to utilize educational and career opportunities, and ready to be productive members of the
    community. Provides Child Care, Transportation, Stipends, Family Counseling, Leadership Development and Tutoring Services.


  • Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS)

  • 4667 Telegraph Road
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 654-6400
    Email: bjerez@vcccd.net

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    Fees: Not listed
    Description: EOPS provides Academic Counseling, Career Development, Employment Referrals, Tutoring, Financial Counseling and Assistance, and Peer Advisement to all ages.


  • Kids & Families Together

  • 670 E. Thompson Boulevard, Suite C
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-1446
    Web site: http://www.kidsandfamilies.org
    Email: David@kidsandfamilies.org

    Days: As needed
    Fees: Not listed
    Description: Kids and Families Together is a counseling, education and resource center that provides foster, kinship, and adoptive families access to comprehensive, culturally competent, and high quality services that enhance the potential for parents to create
    an environment which supports the physical, mental and emotional, and intellectual needs of the children who are in their care.


  • Palmer Drug Abuse Program (PDAP)

  • P. O. Box 3212
    Camarillo, CA 9301
    (805) 482-1265

    Days: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    Fees: None Listed
    Description: A non-profit organization providing Substance Abuse Counseling and Family Counseling to youth ages 12-20.


  • Piru Community Sheriff's Station

  • P. O. Box 681
    Piru, CA 93040
    (805) 521-0822

    Days: 24 hours per day, seven days per week
    Fees: None Listed.
    Description: Provides Family Counseling and Tutoring to all ages in the Piru area.


  • Santa Paula Family Resource Center

  • 940 East Main Street
    Santa Paula, CA 93060
    ( 805) 525-6616
    Email: spfrc1@aol.com

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
    Fees: None Listed.
    Description: Youth are referred by screening form from Santa Paula Elementary School District, local police or probation department, Human Services Agency or Ventura County Public Health Department. They receive such services as transportation, substance abuse counseling, family counseling, mentoring, leadership development and tutoring.


  • Sonrise Christian Fellowship

  • 2350 Shasta Way
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 581-1628
    Web site: http://www.sonrisesimi.org

    Days: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday
    Fees: None listed
    Description: Provides Life Skills Training, Internships, Career Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling, Mentors and Leadership Development to youth between the ages of 12 and 18.


  • Tri-County GLAD

  • 132 south "A" Street, Suite B
    Oxnard, CA 93003
    (805) 487-4523
    Web site: http://www.tdctraining.com
    Email: splittz@aol.com

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
    Fees: Not Listed
    Description: Serving deaf and hard of hearing individuals of all ages as well as parents of the deaf and hard of hearing children. Call the office for an assessment. Many support services such as Substance Abuse Counseling, Family Counseling, Financial Counseling,
    Leadership Development and Tutoring are also offered.


  • Upward Bound Program

  • 60 West Olsen Road
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
    (805) 493-3351
    Email: cobain@clunet.edu

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays.
    Fees: Not Listed
    Description: Provides Workforce and support services to pre-college students including Assessment/ Testing, Vocational Skills training, Basic/Remedial Education, Life Skills Training, Transportation, Family Counseling, Career Counseling, Financial Counseling, mentors, Leadership Development and Tutors.


  • Ventura County Building & Construction Trades Council

  • 547 Sandy Circle Drive
    Oxnard, CA 93030
    (805) 981-3812
    Email: vcbctc@aol.com

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Fees: None Listed.
    Description: Provides Workforce Services such as Assessment/Testing, Vocational Skills Training, Work Experience, Job Development, Job Follow-Up, and Support Services such as
    Family Counseling, Career Counseling, and Tutoring to youth between the ages of 16 and 21.


  • Ventura County Probation Agency, Youth Services

  • 384 Hillmont Avenue
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 652-5944
    Email: carol.magdaleno@mail.co.ventura.ca.us

    Days: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Fees: None Listed
    Description: Provides Support Services to youth up to the age of 18 such as Transportation, Substance Abuse Counseling, Family Counseling, Mentors, Leadership Development, and Tutoring. The referral process is through law enforcement agencies.


  • Ventura County Public Health, Teen Fatherhood

  • 2500 South "C" Street, Suite E
    Oxnard, CA 93033
    (805) 385-9433

    Days: Twenty-fours hours per day, seven days per week.
    Fees: None Listed.
    Description: Provides a wide range of services to Youth 12 to 26. Workforce Services include Assessment/Testing, and Life Skills Training. Support Services include Child Care, Transportation, Stipends, Career Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling, Family
    Counseling and Financial Counseling.