Court-Approved & DCFS Classes

Due to the COVID-19 order we are unable to have group classes at this time. Please enter your information in the form below to join the waitlist and we will call you as soon as regular classes resume.

Via Care Community Health Center offers classes that meet the requirements of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)

 

As a parent or guardian, receiving a call or visit from DCFS can be concerning. DCFS is there to help ensure that your children are safe, and Via Care is here to help you get the knowledge and support you need to succeed as a healthy family.

 

DCFS promotes child safety and well-being by partnering with communities to strengthen families, keeping children at home whenever possible, and connecting them with stable, loving homes in times of need. Via Care is proud to support you while you meet your requirements.

We welcome people of all genders, identities, and orientations who need court-ordered services.

 

 

How To Enroll

For current class information, please complete the form below and we will contact you as soon as possible regarding open classes. If you have an urgent need, please call Via Care at 323-268-9191 and ask about current DCFS classes.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
STEP 2 - READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS

1. Complete the web form above and let us know what class you need. We will contact you to schedule an intake appointment. If you have an urgent need, please call us at (323) 268-9191 to inquire about current classes.

 

2. Bring valid ID to your intake appointment.

 

3. Bring insurance card (Medi-Cal, MHLA or other).

 

4. Via Care offers classes on a sliding fee basis for those who are uninsured. If you are uninsured, bring recent pay stub or statement from income received (SS, EBT, etc.).

 

5. If sent by DCFS or Court, bring agency/caseworker documents.

 

COURT ORDER REQUIREMENTS

 

• Sign in at the beginning of every class/group meeting. Attendance will be recorded.

• No more than 3 absences per class/group. You must call if you are going to be late or miss class.

• Participation required while in class/group. No phone use is allowed.

PROGRESS REPORTS

 

Progress Reports delivered in person must be requested 1 week before meeting with your DCFS social worker. Your social worker can request a progress report from Via Care.

 

We DO NOT provide letters on the same day as requested. Letters for progress in groups can only be given after you have attended 3 sessions.

 

Step 1 - Complete the Form

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What to Bring if You're Applying for Health Coverage

For all programs, you will need

Classes Offered by Via Care

Class availability varies throughout the year. Please call for more information: 323-268-9191.

 

Anger Management (English & Spanish)

12 Sessions - Certificate available upon completion.

You will learn how to:

• Manage anger.

• Stop violence or the threat of violence.

• Develop self-control over thoughts and action​s.

Parenting Classes (English & Spanish)

10 Sessions (60 minutes classes) - Certificate available upon completion.

You will learn how to:

• Communicate and stay connected throughout a conflict with your child.

• Build stronger relationships with your children.

• Set clear, respectful limits for your children.

14 Sessions - Certificate available upon completion.

All those who identify as women are welcome.

You will learn how to:

• Communicate and stay connected throughout a conflict.

• Build stronger relationships with your spouse, domestic partner, loved one and children. 

• Set clear, respectful limits.

Domestic Violence