Western Regional Training Center for FASDs
Semel Institute
760 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles CA 90095

Support for the WRTC for FASDs has been provided by the CDC

SEEDS Program for School Readiness

Study Detail

SEEDS Program for School Readiness

child classroom

This FREE program is a family school readiness program:

  • for children 3, 4, or 5 years old and their parents/caregivers
  • meets two days per week (3 hours each day) for 15 weeks

Children's play-based classroom includes:

  • circle time to practice listening and following instructions
  • activity centers to practice sharing, turn-taking, expressing feelings, and cooperating
  • skill-building for early reading and math

Parents' education group includes:

  • hands-on workshops for how to best work with schools and teachers
  • weekly tool kits with books and games to guide at-home play

Who can participate?

  • Foster parents, adoptive parents, birth parents, and relative caregivers (English-speaking) with a child 3, 4, or 5 years of age.

  • Child has possible prenatal alcohol (and/or drug) exposure.

Families may earn up to $90 for visits before and after the program.

Foster parents and caregivers can receive DCFS parent training credits.

To learn more, please call 310.206.5254.

Visit SEEDSprogram.blogspot.com

Conducted by:
Blair Paley, Ph.D.
UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
760 Westwood Plaza, Rm. 48-241, Los Angeles, CA  90024
SEEDS Program
Review and Approval
Renewal Date: 
2013, December 4