Campus Visits: This summer, we provided 3 campus visits (Cal State LA with UCLA, Cal State Northridge, and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo) to students from various after-school and summer programs in the community. This summer, we incorporated our Cal-SOAP tutors into the visits, which allowed particip...
University of Conneticut in Santa Barbara County- Wow! We could not be prouder of the Family Service Staff in Head Start! Thanks especially to Nora Ivette Melendez for facilitating. ... See MoreSee Less
Family Development Credential Program 2016
This program is a professional development course and credentialing for frontline family workers to learn and practice skills of strength based family support. The FDC program is administered by the University of Connecticut. Staff who completes the FDC program can earn undergraduate college credits from Charter Oak State College. They can also earn continuing education units for professional development.
The group participants & facilitators include:
Left to Right sitting: Maria Valdez-FSA, Ramona Guzman-FSA, Erandi Ochoa HS Home Educator, Maria Lopez-FSA, Maria Rubio-FSA, Ivette Cabrera EHS Home Educator, Teresa Ayala- Teacher
Left to right Standing: Alejandra Enciso- FSA & FDC Facilitator, Nora Melendez- FDC Project Coordinator & Facilitator, Aurea Dominguez-FSA & Facilitator
Young women from Santa Barbara came to enjoy a three-day retreat hosted by CAC’s Las Comadres Program. The retreat was a fun-filled event where young women can feel safe to share their narrative and gain skills to cope with both intrapersonal and interpersonal conflict. It is a special time where they can disconnect from social media and their usual routine to enjoy a time of reflection and personal growth among their peers and mentors. ... See MoreSee Less