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Parents & Families Program Division of Student Affairs

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Student Parents Resources


  • Hornet Family Study Care - childcare for students with Children

  • Newsletters - Sign up for the Parents & Families newsletter to stay up-to-date with the most recent news and updates.

  • CalWorks Paperwork - Need a signature to verify enrollment at Sacramento State for CalWORKs? Drop of your paperwork at our front desk at Lassen 2205 for signature, and email director Haley Myers Dillon with your request, needed turnaround time, and your student ID. Alternatively, you can make an appointment as well.

  • The Women's Resource Center - supports the Sac State community by bringing awareness and understanding of the contributions, opportunities, and barriers facing women in our society in the past and present

  • Sac State Basic Needs Initiative - Sacramento State helps students get food and emergency funds. Learn more about our Basic Needs Initiative, including the ASI Food Pantry and Pop-Up Pantry, CalFresh Sac State, and the Emergency Fund program.

  • Map of Mother's Rooms on Campus - a private space where lactating mothers are welcome to pump or nurse.
  • ASI Children's Center - on campus child care programming that works to support Sac State students with Children

  • Pregnant and Parenting Student Rights - are the rights that protect expecting students and students with children from discrimination or misconduct at Sacramento State.

  • Childcare Options for Student-Parents - location-based childcare services and resources around the Sacramento area.

  • Financial Wellness - Visit this website for budgeting and other useful information.

  • Student Parents at CSU Sacramento - Briefing on 2017-2018 Sac State Student-Parents, services provided, and other resources.

  • "Listening to Students: Student-Parents" - Donna Knifong, a lecturer in the Department of Communication Studies, conducted numerous surveys over the last several years, asking students about their college experience. This survey’s respondents are student-parents at Sacramento State.

In the Community

  • Chicks in Crisis - An Elk Grove nonprofit group that provides free diapers, formula, children's clothing, maternity clothing, car seats, and children's furniture to students in need. The mission of the organization is to help support students-with-children to stay in school. (Parents & Families Program can verify your enrollment for these services.)

  • Sacramento Crisis Nursery - Two locations offer temporary, emergency childcare for children ages newborn through 5 years old. We recommend you sign up for eligibility before you anticipate needing the service.

  • 211 Sacramento - Assistance for accessing city services including but not limited to affordable housing.

  • WIC - Parents & Families partners with Community Resource Project to improve our mother's rooms on campus and offer information brochures on the Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Nutrition Program. Find a WIC Clinic near you here.

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