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TO THE OPTIONS FOR RECOVERY PROGRAM

SUPPORT GROUP PAGE

Options For Recovery

About the Options For Recovery Program

The Options for Recovery (OFR) program has been in existence in San Diego County for the past 20 years. It is for foster parents and relative caregivers who have an interest in gaining knowledge on how to care for infants and children who were born drug and/or alcohol exposed.

The initial 5 day training is provided by the Chadwick Center at Rady's Children's Hospital in San Diego. Professionals who teach the class have personal experience in dealing with drug and/or alcohol exposed children.  Upcoming training session will be held 4 times each year:

Next Session:   Call Cristine Rosas-Dimaggio at (858) 694-5248 for the class dates and to register.

Important Options Phone Numbers:
Cristine Rosas-Dimaggio - 858-694-5248 - County Options for Recovery Coordinator
Susan Gibb - Options Support Group Leader (760) 420-2704
Anabel Cox - 858-694-5288 (Handles Respite Claims & Forms)

OPTIONS FOR RECOVERY MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS


Options Support Group Training

The Options For Recovery Support group meets the first Wednesday evening of each month, September through June. Social time begins at 6:00 p.m. and the meeting and introduction of speaker begins at 7:00 p.m. Ongoing trainings are usually provided at each meeting. A list of upcoming speakers and topics is listed below. A 2 hour training certificate is given for each meeting attended, when a speaker is present.

Childcare is provided at support group meetings. Infants may (but are not required) to stay with the parents during the meeting.


 


OFR Coffee Support Group

Do You Have a Question About A New Baby and Need An Answer Now?

You can call Lori York, FNP, with Palomar-Pomerado Health to get your question answered.  Page her at (760) 781-7731.