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Child Support - Parent & Family Resources - Modoc County

First 5 Modoc is a resource for parent-oriented programs in Modoc County

  • Modoc Community Resources
  • Teach, Welcome Baby, Toy Lending Library, Homeless Shelter, Child Care Resource, Domestic Violence Intervention, Car Seat Program
  • State preschools
  • Modoc County Health Services

Modoc County Office of Education -- Early Head Start offers families comprehensive child development services for pregnant mothers and children from newborn to three years old.

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) WIC is a temporary assistance program for pregnant and breastfeeding women, infants and children up to five years of age, who have special nutritional needs. WIC provides nutrition education to help improve eating habits, and dispenses supplemental food vouchers to buy specific foods important for good health. Childhood immunizations are also available at most WIC clinics, in addition to breastfeeding education and support.

  • WIC (found near the bottom of the page of resources)

California's Healthy Families is low cost insurance for children and teens.  It provides health, dental and vision coverage to children who do not have insurance and do not qualify for free Medi-Cal.

Dads at a Distance and Moms Over Miles are two site that give long-distance parents ideas for activities to share with their children for those times when they are separated.