Welcome Coachella Valley parents! As a service to our community, DesertMoms.net serves as a repository of resources and information pertinent to desert-area parents. Please browse through the Resources directory links on the right. Current news and events info is listed in our blog.





Get Help!

After Birth Project
www.afterbirthproject.com

Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center for abused children
760-340-2336
www.sinatracenter.org

California Missing Children’s Hotline
800-222-FIND (3463)
http://ag.ca.gov/missing/content/clearinghouse.php

California Poison Control Hotline
800-876-4766
www.calpoison.org

Child Abuse Hotline
800-540-4000

Child Abuse – 24 Reporting Hotline
Child protective Services of Riverside County
800-442-4918

Christopher’s Clubhouse
Local organization for missing & exploited children
www.christophersclubhouse.org

Food In Need of Distribution (FIND) Food Bank, Inc.
68615 Perez Road Suite 14B
Cathedral City, CA 92234
Executive Director: Sam Hook
Phone: 760-328-3663
FAX: 760-328-3994
www.findfoodbank.org

Mourning Star Center
Nonprofit support center for grieving children 3-18
www.mourningstar.org

National Adoption Center
800-862-3678
www.adopt.org

National Runaway Switchboard
800-621-4000
www.1800runaway.org

Olive Crest, Homes & Services for Abused Children
50855 Washington St., Suite 251, La Quinta, CA, 92253
760-835-1461
dianembarrett@aol.com

Rape Crisis Hotline – 24 hours
760-568-9071

Riverside County funded programs
www.informriverside.org

Riverside County Substance DETOX
800-499-3008

SafeHouse of the Desert
760-674-8408
www.operationsafehouse.org

Shelter From The Storm
For battered women & children
800-775-6055
www.shelterfromthestorm.com

Suicide Prevention & Crisis Intervention Hotline
24 hours
909-686-HELP (4357)

Toughlove International
800-333-1069
www.toughlove.com

United Way of the Desert
760-323-2731
www.unitedwayofthedesert.org

Victims of Crime Resource Center
800-842-8467

Victim-Witness Assistance
760-863-8408

Youth Crisis Hotline – 24 hours
www.youthcrisisline.org
California 800-843-5200
National 800-448-4663