Early Childhood Programs
Happy 5 is a 6-week public education program with parenting workshops focused on encouraging safe and nurturing parenting techniques, bridging cultural gaps, and promoting discussion of child abuse/neglect to help children gain maximum development in the first five years.
SEEDS (Sensitive, Encouragement, Develop through Self Image) is a workshop geared towards Vietnamese American parents to educate them about the importance of a child’s developing years (ages 0-5) and prepare them with the necessary tools to help their child succeed in the American education system.
Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) is a workshop that educates Vietnamese American parents about positive discipline and how to build healthy relationships with their child while raising their children in America and still keeping their traditional values.
Daddy & Me (24/7 Dad)
Daddy & Me is a 6-week public education program with parenting workshops for fathers to encourage them to engage in their children's lives and learn parenting techniques to have a positive impact.
Baby Care educates parents on how to take care of themselves and their newborns in the early months of parenthood. Topics include how to dress, bath, feed, prepare older siblings for a new family member, and postpartum care. While parents are in the workshop, their children will be in the Kindergarten Readiness Program.
Family Engagement Workshops
Art Activities, Story Time, Music and Movement
Youth and Young Adult Programs
Prepping for College
Prepping for College is a series of workshops that helps high school students prepare to transition into adulthood and the obstacles of the real world.
Prepping for Career
Prepping for Career is a new program that exposes young adults to networking resources and workshops.
ICAN INSPIRE Scholarship
Scholarship program for Vietnamese high school and undergraduate college students in our local communities! We aim to award ICAN INSPIRE scholarships of $500-1000/year, renewable up to 4 years to full-time undergraduate students at an accredited 4-year university ($1000) or community college ($500).
Healthy Youth (Giúp Con Vào Đời)
This program helps parents/grandparents nurture better communication with their pre-teens and teens, gain a better understanding of the challenges faced by their children, and guides them to raise healthy, caring, responsible, and successful young adults.
Youth Life Skills Workshop (Pilot)
Families and Communities Programs
Cultural Bridge Program
Our Cultural Bridge Program bridges the cultural gap between social workers and Vietnamese American families referred from Emergency Response of the Santa Clara County Department of Family and Children's Services.
Tune in every Saturday from 3:00-3:30 PM on the 1500 AM radio to hear about about topics ranging from school readiness to your child's health. Live shows are scheduled on the first Saturday of each month.
Outreach and Education
Details coming soon!
Women’s Support Group (Chị Em Sống Vui)
Chị Em Sống Vui is designed to assist Vietnamese women in sharing, reframing, and addressing issues related to parenting, marriage, relationships, etc. The group inspires and empowers Vietnamese women to live a happier and healthier life, care for their children and family, and take charge of their own destiny.
Our service is to help community members gain access to free or affordable health insurance.