Youth to 25                                      Parent Support

This program is a family-focused intervention and support program offered to children/youth up to 25 years old with developmental disabilities. This program brings behavioral and community service experts into the lives and homes of families, helping them to manage difficult behavior and adding support with expanded involvement from caring family, friends and neighbors as well as other community resources.
Some of the specific resources include: safety planning to support behavioral stabilization behavioral analysis and effective positive behavior management strategies; environmental interventions at home, school or other settings; parenting and other skills coaching; support in assessing and accessing educational or other needs; and 24/7 on-call support for unplanned service needs.
For more information about Wraparound Services in your county, please contact Uplift Famil 
Parent Institute is a program that provides a space for parents to learn new skills, support one another and grow their social network. Parents learn the importance of modeling, how to inspire children and how to create teachable moments during everyday life. Parents also have the opportunity to discuss challenges, explore issues, offer advice and support one another in a safe and nurturing environment.
Before each session, families will join together for a family meal, an optimal time to engage in conversation, practice active listening and share information about their day. Childcare is provided.

  • Food assistance, serving the community at large
  • Health screenings and nutrition education
  • Information and referral services
  • Case management services
  • Direct assistance with applying for mainstream benefits (i.e., SNAP)
  • Limited financial assistance
  • Advocacy in obtaining community resources
  • Saturday food fairs (twice monthly, all welcome, no ID required)
  • Intra-agency referrals for Counseling Services, Pregnancy and Parenting Services, Senior Services, Immigration Legal Assistance, Veterans Services and Basic Needs Services in the Los Angeles County Area