Green Monster

Emergency Resources

Connie Wax, LCSW #27430 Individual, Couple, Family and Child Counselor

Counselor specializing in therapy for gifted and talented children, adults and their families. Connie’s experience with her own gifted children lends itself as a resource in helping families overcome the challenges of raising a gifted child. In addition to working with the gifted, she treats all life issues, and is certified to facilitate SENG (Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted) parent groups.

Orange County Department of Child Support Services

Professional, cost-effective services, including Solutions for Parents program: the establishment and enforcement of child support orders through exclusive enforcement tools, establishment of legal paternity through genetic testing, and complete account maintenance.

Help Lines & Hot Lines

Hotlines and helplines for a range of services, from child abuse prevention and resources for homeless youth to suicide prevention.

Missing/Runaway Children

Help, information, referrals and message-relay services for runaways, abducted children and/or their parents.

Youth, Teen and Family Shelters

Organizations providing temporary shelter for children and families in crisis. Residential care, counseling, referrals and bilingual assistance available.