Orange County

Family Resources Olive Crest

Keeping Children Safe

Download the Olive Crest “Keeping Children Safe” manual. This informative piece includes tips on parenting, resource outlets, and indicators of abuse.


Kinship Olive Crest

Kinship Support Services: Relatives Raising Children

If you are a grandparent, aunt, uncle, sibling or extended family member who is raising your relative’s child or children in Orange County, support and information are available.

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Child Abuse Olive Crest

Report Child Abuse

Orange County – 714.940.1000
Los Angeles – 800.540.4000
Riverside – 800.422.4918
San Bernardino – 800.827.8724
San Diego – 800.344.6000, 858.560.2191
Ventura – 805.654.3200

  • Adopting the Hurt Child Keck and Kupecky
  • Parenting the Hurt Child – Fahlberg
  • A Child’s Journey Through Placement – Fahlberg
  • Handbook on Thriving as an Adoptive Family Sanford, Sandford, and Focus on the Family
  • Beyond Logic, Consequences and Control – Forbes
  • Becoming Attached – Karen
  • Twenty Things Adoptees Wished Their Adoptive Parents Knew – Eldridge
  • Another Mother: Co-Parenting with the Foster Care System –
  • Being Adopted Brodzinsky, Schecter, and Henig
  • Brothers and Sisters in Adoption – James
  • The Post-Adoption Blues Foli and Thompson
  • Parenting with Love and Logic Cline and Fay
  • Attaching in Adoption – Gray
  • Zachary’s New Home: A Story for Foster and Adopted Children – Blomquist, Paul B.
  • Double-Dip Feelings Cain and Patterson
  • Did my First Mother Love Me? : A Story for an Adopted Child Miller and Moffett
  • The Day We Met – Bretton
  • A Child Called It – Pelzer
  • Lost Boy – Pelzer
  • The Glass Castle – Walls
  • Castaway Kid – Mitchell
  • Small Town, Big Miracle – Martin
  • Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul Canfield, Hansen and Theiman
  • Three Little Words Rhodes-Courter
  • The Lost Children of Wilder: The Epic Struggle to Change Foster Care – Bernstein
  • The Ocean Within Cadwell and Magnus
  • Dakota Dream – Bennett
  • The Things I Want Most: The Extraordinary Story of a Boy’s Journey to a Family of His Own – Miniter
  • Hope Meadows: Real Life Stories of Healing and Caring from an Inspiring Community – Smith
  • I Won’t Know Till I Get There – Myers
  • Lost in the System – Lopez
    • Martian Child
    • Stuart Little
    • I Am Sam
    • Love’s Unending Legacy
    • Annie
    • Hotel for Dogs
    • Babe
    • Snow Dogs
    • Antwone Fisher
    • Angels in the Outfield
    • Losing Isaiah
    • Second Best
    • Like Mike
    • White Oleander