Flourishing Families - Full of great and important resources for families with Special Needs. Read it.

FINANCIAL PLANNING, FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY, FOSTER CARE

<<Return to the Index Page
Please support our advertisers, listed in pink.

FINANCIAL PLANNING/FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY

Battaglia & Waltari
Special Needs Trust Attorneys
(See listing under Advocacy)

 

California Department of Social Services (DSS)
Identifies social needs and provides benefits to California residents.
www.cdss.ca.gov

 

Community Interface Services (CIS) Self Determination
Financial Management Services
Provides education and financial planning so clients have direct control over an individualized budget for support and services; can build and control their lives; and determine what services they want and where to get them.
2621 Roosevelt St.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
888-676-3786
www.communityinterfaceservices.org

 

Den Herder and Associates
Special needs trusts.
10085 Carroll Canyon Rd. #220
SD, 92131
858-271-6244
www.denherderlaw.com

 

Elizabeth McCoy
Attorney specializing in special needs trusts.
5256 S. MIssion Rd. #124
Bonsall, CA 92003
760-723-8906
www.ca-specialneedstrusts.com

 

Law Office of Michael Pearce Estate Planning Attorney
Helps families plan for the financial future of their children with disabilities and navigate the intricacies of trusts and government assistance.
916-399-5588
www.pearcelaw.net

 

Law Offices of Steven M. Ratner
Medi-Cal planning and special needs trusts.
11622 El Camino Real #100
SD, 92130
888-336-1645
www.calelderfirm.com

 

Outreach Consulting Services
Workshops and seminars guide people through the disability benefits process and special needs trust resources to ensure financial stability for families and self-sufficiency for individuals with special needs.
charlene@ocssandiego.com
www.ocssandiego.com

 

Principal Financial Group
Bill Keesling, Financial Advisor
Financial guidance from a professional and father who understands.
9330 Scranton Rd. #250
SD, 92121
858-964-2119
www.principal.com

 

Roy M. Doppelt and Associates, APC
Special needs trust attorney.
16466 Bernardo Center Dr. #260
SD, 92128
800-769-4748

 

San Diego Special Needs Law Center
Philip P. Lindsley, CELA, CLS specializes in estate planning, trust and probate for families with special needs. Works in conjunction with counseling for stress-reduced decision making.
110 W. C St. #1300
SD, 92101
619-235-4357
www.sandiegoelderlaw.com

 

Social Security Administration/Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Helps aged, blind and disabled people who have little or no income. Provides cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, shelter.
800-772-1213
TYY 800-325-0778
www.socialsecurity.gov

 

Special Needs Trust Foundation of San Diego
Nonprofit service developed to assist families, establish special needs trusts for loved ones with disabilities and educate families on Social Security and SSI benefits.
12515 Woodside Ave. #1890
Lakeside, CA 92040
619-201-2672
www.sntf-sd.org

 

Yvette M. Soto Accounting and Income Tax
Professional bookkeeping, payroll and tax preparation. Understands the ramifications of receiving public benefits and credits for special needs as the mother of twins with Autism.
3633 Camino Del Rio S. #205
SD, 92108
619-977-6586
www.YvetteSoto.com

 

Zach MacDougall and Stephanie Tsang, North Star Financial Planning
Offers a range of financial services for families and medical professionals to achieve long-term financial goals and family stability.
4445 Eastgate Mall #200
SD, 92121
858-812-3186
www.northstarfinancial.com

 

FOSTER CARE

County of San Diego Children’s Services
Provides adoptive services for foster children of all abilities, foster family licensing, support and education and foster youth mentor program.
877-792-5437
www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/cs/

 

DSEP-Rady Children’s Developmental Screening and Enhancement Program
Developmental/behavioral assessment and screening for foster children up to age 6, and developmental coaching for caregivers.
3665 Kearny Villa Rd. #400
SD, 92123
858-966-7874
www.rchsd.org

 

Koinonia Family Services
Provides foster care and adoption services to children who are dependents of the court and who have special needs. Children with developmental delays and/or other disabilities are placed with certified foster families who receive ongoing support in their care. Koinonia also provides adoption services to children with special needs throughout the state of California.
3914 Murphy Canyon Rd. #A224
SD, 92123
619-326-4222
877-CHILDS-HOPE
or 877-244-5374
www.kfh.org

 

Walden Family Services – An Adoption and Foster Family Agency
Foster care program for children with disabilities and significant medical needs. Children are placed with specially trained, certified foster families. Additional training and supports are provided for families willing to care for children with special needs.
8525 Gibbs Dr. #100
SD, 92123
619-584-5777
www.waldenfamily.org

Photo Gallery