Family Resource Centers - Human Options

Center for Children and Families


This community resource center provides intervention for men, women, and children who are survivors of domestic violence or who are currently in an abusive relationship. Any individual affected by domestic violence in Orange County or the surrounding area may have access to counseling, legal advocacy, education, or support groups.

Services include:

  • Counseling for individuals, families, seniors, and children
  • Legal advocacy
  • Parenting classes
  • Safe Dates—a teen dating violence curriculum focusing on healthy relationships for middle and high school students
  • Seeking Safety—an evidence-based curriculum focused on post-traumatic stress and substance abuse
  • Personal Empowerment Program (PEP)- offered in English and Spanish—a court approved curriculum focused on domestic violence education.

As a result of our therapeutic services, 85% of clients decreased levels of anxiety and 75% decreased levels of depression in 2014.

Visit our Workshops page for a monthly calendar of trainings and workshops.


Center for Children & Families
1901 Newport Blvd. Suite 240
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 757-3635

Minnie Street Family Resources Center
1300 E. McFadden Ave., Room 13
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(714) 972-5775

Corbin Family Resource Center
2215 W. McFadden Ave., Suite G
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(714) 480-3737

South County Family Resource Center
23832 Rockfield Blvd., Suite 270
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(949) 364-0500

Costa Mesa Family Resource Center
307 Placentia Ave. Suite 203
Newport Beach, CA 92663

CHEC Family Resource Center
27412 Calle Arroyo
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675