Fullerton, CA (PressExposure) September 29, 2007 -- F.A.C.E.S. is the only agency in Orange County, CA dedicated to helping children of divorce and their families. The agency offers affordable counseling, mentoring, supervised visitation as well as parenting, anger management and substance abuse classes. Services are offered in many languages. It costs about $1,000 to put a family of 4 through one of the programs for a year, says Mary O'Connor, Executive Director.
F.A.C.E.S. will be serving up everything Hawaiian at their annual major capital campaign event Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Ridgeview Banquet Center & Garden, 1051 N. Meads Ave., Orange, CA. An evening of music, Polynesian dancers, great food, and a live auction are all planned for this exciting affair.
Tickets are $125 per person. Proceeds will help subsidize the operating costs of the 4 F.A.C.E.S. offices. These offices served over 1,700 families in 2006.
There is also an opportunity drawing for a grand prize of a vacation for two to Hawaii, valued at $10,000. Tickets for the drawing can be purchased from now until the evening of the event and cost $100.
For more information on the event or purchasing tickets, please contact Norma Rodriguez at (714) 985-9796.
About F,A,C,E,S, (Family Assessment Counseling and Education Services, Inc.)
Headquartered in Fullerton, F.A.C.E.S. (Family Assessment Counseling & Education Services) is the only non-profit agency in California that specializes in children of divorce. The agency was incorporated in 1992 as a non-profit corporation. There are currently 4 full time employees and 64 volunteers who work with families of divorce at 4 sites in Orange and Los Angeles counties. In 2006, F.A.C.E.S. served 1,700 families.
The mission is to provide safety and healing through professional counseling, education and other services for children and their families caught in the crossfire of divorce or other family trauma.
F.A.C.E.S. is the only non-profit agency in Orange County that offers mental health services on a sliding-scale basis for families of divorce. The family resource centers provide a variety of helpful services, including family and group counseling, single parent support groups; parenting and anger management groups, and monitored visitations and exchanges for families separated due to violence.
F.A.C.E.S. is headquartered at, 505 East Commonwealth Ave., Suite 200, Fullerton, CA 92832. Telephone: (714) 879-9616. Website: http://www.facescal.org
F.A.C.E.S. Federal Non Profit 501(c)3 # 33-0560054
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