Youth As Parents Program

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Serving: Pregnant and parenting youth up to age 19 who are Orange County residents

Facility: County Operated

Region: Countywide

Address: 1200 N. Main St., Suite 300, Santa Ana, CA 92701

Phone: (714) 480-4678   Fax: (714) 480-6600  

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Program Description: The Youth As Parents Program is designed to help pregnant and parenting teens, and their children, prevent or lessen the impact of mental/emotional, substance abuse and domestic violence problems, involvement with the juvenile justice system for the teen parent, and to identify such concerns in their child/children early in their development.  Case Managers are assigned to each participant, and they meet with the teens in their home, work site, and/or school.  Program services include:

  • Comprehensive needs assessment
  • On-going individualized case management
  • Referral and linkage to appropriate County and community services
  • Parenting education and short-term interventions that are evidence based
  • Peer mentoring

Eligibility: Orange County residents. All applicants will be assessed for eligibility and linked to similar programs if they do not meet program guidelines.

Language(s): English and Spanish (Translation is available for other languages)

Hours of Operation: 8 a.m.- 9 p.m., Monday - Friday

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