In memoriam: We are greatly saddened by the passing our our dear friend and board member Barbara E. Jones. Our tribute is shared here.

We are profoundly honored that Barbara’s family has suggested that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made in support of our work. If you would like to make a gift, please click here and check the box “Dedicate my donation in honor of or in memory of a loved one.” We will share with the family all messages received. For questions or assistance, we’re here to help at or 650.513.1509.

As of January 2017, Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley (FCS) is a division of Caminar.  The strategic partnership brings together two Bay Area behavioral health organizations with a shared commitment to providing a path to recovery by strengthening families and communities and empowering individuals to live independently, self-sufficiently, and with pride.

Founded in 1948, FCS provides a wide variety of counseling, prevention, and support services for children, teens, and adults. Recognizing that each individual has unique needs and experiences, FCS clinicians partner with clients and their families to provide the skills and tools clients need to be empowered to transform their lives and achieve their goals.

To learn more about FCS's programs and how to access services, please visit or call 408.292.9353 or 650.326.6576.

Services for Adults

  • Counseling services (sliding fee scale and private pay)

  • Medi-Cal mental health services

  • Mental health services for adults who are Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing

  • Family violence prevention services (Positive Solutions Program)

  • Domestic violence survivor support services

  • Peer support and advocacy services for adults who are LGBTQ (LGBTQ Wellness)

  • Peer-run adult respite program (Blackbird House)

  • Parenting programs

  • Substance use treatment services (outpatient, intensive outpatient, partial hospitalization, in-custody)

  • Recidivism reduction (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for adults at high-risk of returning to jail)

Services for Children, Teens, and their Families

  • Individual and family counseling and mental health services (sliding fee scale, private pay, Medi-Cal)

  • Mental health services for children who are Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing and their families

  • School-based counseling and family support services

  • Trauma-informed schools initiative

  • LGBTQ youth programming (LGBTQ Youth Space)

  • Family violence and abuse prevention services (Positive Solutions Program)

Learn more about these programs.