Children's Home of Stockton

(209) 466-0853
(209) 466-1770
Referrals are only accepted through Juvenile Probation Departments and Social Services Departments. To make a referral, please contact the Residential Director at (209) 395-3564.

The Children’s Home of Stockton (CHS) provides a home away from home for those who children who need it most, as its mission is to give at-risk youth an opportunity for a productive life through treatment and education in a safe, nurturing environment. CHS is one of the largest social service organizations in Stockton. They are Medi-Cal certified as a Specialty Mental Health Provider and offer Transition Aftercare services. CHS has served approximately 200 at-risk youth ages 12 to 19 each year in California, for over 137 years. As the highest level of care for foster youth, they provide intensive therapeutic services so each student can enhance their quality of life and have a place where they feel safe, supported, and happy. The goal is to offer needed support so every child has the chance to be successful and thrive as a productive member of the community.

CHS offers Specialty Mental Health Services in a 52-bed Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP). In addition, it provides on-campus one.Vision classes operated by the San Joaquin Office of Education.

Specific services include:

  • 24-Hour Student Supervision
  • Medi-Cal certified to provide Specialty Mental Health Services
  • Culturally Relevant Trauma-Informed Care Therapy
  • Evidence-Based Treatment: Seeking Safety Treatment Model; Dialectical Behavior Therapy Informed; Cognitive Behavioral; Pathways Treatment Model
  • Use of Child and Adolescent Needs and Strength Assessment (CANSA) Tool
  • Pre-Licensed and Licensed Clinicians_Licensed Child Psychiatrist – Assessment/Psychotropic Medications
  • Individual, Group, and Family Therapy and Child Family Team (CFT) meetings
  • Substance Abuse Education and Counseling
  • Strength-Based Daily Personal Skills Program & Daily Living Skills Training
  • On-Site Vision Examinations by Licensed Optometrist
  • Off-Site Physical Examinations and Medical Care by Licensed Pediatrician
  • one.Vision alternative education classes for qualifying students
  • Sports (Pool), Cultural/Recreational Activities, and Vocational Therapy Cafe

CHS is a non-profit organization. For more information, to get involved, or to tour the campus please contact at (209) 466-0853.

Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Main Location
430 North Pilgrim Street
Stockton, CA  95205
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