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Phone: (408) 416-0400
509 Valley Way
Milpitas
California 95035
USA
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Target demographics: We work with community volunteers to help children who have been placed in the foster care system due to abuse, neglect, and/or abandonment.

Direct beneficiaries per year: The Advocates and their advocate children

Geographic areas served: Santa Clara County

Programs: Child Advocates make a lifelong difference for abused and neglected children by serving as friends, mentors and Court Appointed Special Advocates. In response to the needs of children in our community Child Advocates has developed innovative programs serving children birth to five, preteens and youth preparing to emancipate from the foster care system. In addition, we have launched two programs for children whose parents are recovering from substance abuse and foster children who are struggling in school.

Mission:
The mission of Child Advocates is to provide stability and hope to abused and neglected children by being a powerful voice in their lives.
Results:
Child Advocates has served over 600 children annually resulting in nearly 15,000 advocates serving 10,000 children for the past 20 years.

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05/10/10
I am a court appointed advocate for a foster child that has been through more things than 4 year-old should have to deal with. I signed up a year ago because I wanted to make a positive difference in someone's life, not thinking that it was going to enrich and change mine. This experience is and ... more »
08/31/08
I am a child advocate in the newly funded Family Wellness Court. This is a court for children 0-3 years of age and their families. It is a collaborative team effort bringing together agencies within the community to support the child and the family in their recovery from addiction. Services are ... more »
08/27/08
I have been working with Child Advocates of Silicon Valley for 2 years. I've been assigned multiple cases working with teenagers in the foster care system. I am not formally trained in social work of any kind. Therefore, I use my resources at Child Advocates for help in all situations. My ... more »
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