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Standards and Oversight Committee

Mission

The mission of the Foster Care Standards and Oversight Committee is to provide oversight for and promote communication between the Board of Supervisors, the Department of Social Services and its related agencies and the community, with emphasis on providing information and recommendations that make the system more effective and efficient.

Oversight Committee Meeting Location

The Oversight Committee meeting is open to the public and occur on the first Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am to 10:30 am at:

West Fresno Regional Center Room 207
142 E. California Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706  

 Meeting Dates for 2020
 January 8  April 1*  August 5  November 4
 February 5  May 6*  September 2  December 2
 March 4  June 3*  October 7  
*Due to the local, state, and federal directives regarding COVID-19 and Shelter-in-Place, the Foster Care Standards and Oversight Committee meeting is being held via video/phone conferencing until further notice. If you wish to participate, the information to join will be updated below. Once you have joined, please mute your phone so Coreen Campos, committee Chair, and Brandy Swisher, committee Vice Chair, may provide instruction and begin the meeting promptly.

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Subcommittees

Subcommittee meetings are open to the public, please see below for the time and location for each subcommittee meeting:

Recruitment, Development and Support Subcommittee Quality Parenting Initiative

Mission
The mission of the Recruitment, Development, Support and Public Relations (RDS) subcommittee is to strengthen, empower, and recruit foster parents.

QPI Subcommittee meetings are open to the public and occur on the 1st Tuesday of each month from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at:

West Fresno Regional Center
142 E. California Ave. 
Fresno, CA 93706 

Education

Meeting Location
Subcommittee meetings are open to the public and occur on the 2nd Tuesday of every other month from 8:30 am to 9:30 am at:

Uplift Family Services
6051 N Fresno St. Suite 201 
Fresno, CA 93710

Children's Mental Health

Subcommittee meetings are open to the public and occur on the 4th Thursday of every other month from 9:00 am to 10:30 am at:

Uplift Family Services
6051 N Fresno St. Suite 201 
Fresno, CA 93710

Note: If you are seeking Mental Health services for a child please visit the Children's Mental Health Homepage for important phone numbers.