Prevention & Aftercare (P&A) is a family strengthening program that aims to reduce child maltreatment by offering support to families that cater to their individual needs that is supported by Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services.
P&A works to increase a family’s Protective Factors, including social connections, knowledge of child development, concrete support, parental resilience, social and emotional competence, and economic stability.
P&A is available to all families with children under 18 years old living in the San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, and the Westside region of Los Angeles that are in need of support.
• INDIVIDUALIZED CASE NAVIGATION SERVICES
Support with referrals and linkages to resources, services, and activities in the community.
• PARENT WORKSHOPS, CLASSES, & SUPPORT GROUPS
Various topics include child development, mental health, substance use, positive parenting strategies and more!
• WELLNESS ACTIVITIES
Increase family interactions and bonding through art, music, exercise, and healthy living activities.
Lucyna Iga Gaj, LMFT
Senior Director, Intensive Family Programs
Melissa Miller, LMFT
Director of Child and Family Protective Services
Maria Figueroa, MA
Maria Gonzalez, LMFT
Servicing San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley Region
SPA 2 Office
13130 Burbank Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91401
Servicing West Los Angeles Region
SPA 5 Office
12099 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
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