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Resource and Referral for Santa Barbara County


Important Notice: Programs Moved to CDSS

While the California Department of Education continues to operate the California State Preschool Program, the Early Childhood Development Act of 2020 (Senate Bill (SV) 98, Chapter 24, Statutes of 2020) authorized the transfer of many childcare programs from the California Department of Education to the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) effective July 1, 2021. The content on this page may include programs that have moved to CDSS. For additional assistance you can either visit the CDSS Child Care Transition web page External link opens in new window or tab. or call 1-833-559-2420 for more information.

Children’s Resource & Referral Program

Web site: Children’s Resource & Referral Program External link opens in new window or tab.

Main Office

Office Address: 4141 State Street, #D 1.4, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Referral Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Referral Number: 805-963-6631
Administration Number: 805-963-6631
Fax Number: 805-963-8292
E-mail: mgraham@sbfcc.org

Santa Maria Office

Office Address: 705 E. Main Street, Suite 106, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Referral Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Referral Number: 805-925-1989
Administration Number: 805-925-6701
Fax Number: 805-925-2084
E-mail: mgraham@sbfcc.org

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Questions:   Early Learning and Care Division | 916-322-6233
Last Reviewed: Friday, June 18, 2021
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