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Parents Place

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Parents Place

Jewish Family and Children's Services

Family resource center for parents and children.


A family resource center that serves families and children of all ages. Offers playgroups for parents and children to attend together, as well as a wide variety of parenting classes and workshops. Also offers individual consultations and counseling for parents and children, socialization skills groups for children age 3-12, community service programs for teens and a bulletin board for parents seeking caregivers and caregivers seeking employment. Call for further information or to receive a copy of the quarterly calendar/newsletter. Another branch serving the midpeninsula and north peninsula is located at 2001 Winward Way, San Mateo (650-931-1840).


Public Transit:

CALTRAIN stops within 4 blocks. VTA stops within 5 blocks.
200 Channing Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 37.441573 -122.1576926 Human Services

Service Options

Accessibility Options:

  • Disabled Restroom
  • Wheelchair



Vary according to income and service. Cash, Medi-Cal (for clinical services), and private insurance accepted.


Children age 18 or younger and their families



How to Apply:

Walk in or apply by phone or mail.

Service Wait Estimate:

No wait.

Service Areas:

  • Marin County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County