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Board of Directors

BOARD MEMBERS

Greg Melton, President
Christina Roup, Vice President
Martha Magnia, Secretary
Deanna Mathies
Larry Solaegui
Ryan Stanley
Cathy Yun

 

 

Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Central Valley Children’s Services Network. 

CSN is a non-profit agency that provides services and programs to parents and child care providers in support of our mission to improve the …

Fernando Segura

Family Connections Program Coordinator

I have been employed by CSN for more than 7 years. My personal interests and hobbies include listening and playing music, natural history, Astronomy and the most important is taking trips with my family.

I…

Lou Hernandez

Parent Outreach Coordinator

I have been working with the agency for over 22 years in various capacities such as Resource and Referral Counselor, R&R Coordinator, Child Care Initiative Project Recruiter, Family Services Manager, and finally yet…

Marco Jimenez

Subsidized Program Manager
 
Hello, my name is Marco Jiménez and I am the Subsidized Child Care Program Manager. I began working for Central Valley Children’s Services Network on November 26, 2001. I have worked in subsidized child care programs si…

Ofelia Gonzalez

Public Relations Director
When I first came to CSN in 2002, I was hired to work as a community advocate for the Malaga Children and Families Project and later moved on to becoming a Home Visitor. I quickly realized that I had a passion for building…

Our Mission

MISSION & PRINCIPLES

OUR MISSION

Children’s Services Network stands by its mission of “Improving the quality of care for children of the Central Valley .”

OUR VISION

High quality care and supportive services are provided to all children i…

Privacy

PRIVACY STATEMENT

Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected…

Programs

For Parents

We are dedicated to improving the quality of care for all children in our community. To achieve that, we support and assist parents in that endeavor. Although we are primarily focused on issues of child care, finding child care, and improving …

Susan Gotthardt

Accounting Manager
I have worked in the field of accounting for 35 years but have found the last 13 years at CSN to be the most rewarding.  The staff here at CSN “get it” when it comes to meeting the child care needs of their clients.  They also know …

Community Opportunities

CASA of FRESNO & MADERA COUNTIES:

CASA has an immediate opening for a full-time Operations Manager who will administer the operations function in supporting the organization’s fulfillment of its mission to recruit, train and support volunteers t…

Contact Us

1911 N. Helm Ave
Fresno, CA 93727
Phone: (559) 456-1100
Fax: (559) 475-7266
info@cvcsn.org

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Department Listings

F.I.N.D. CARE provides child care referrals to parents.
(559) 456-8195

The CSN CHILD CARE FOOD PROGRAM supports nutritious meals for children in child care, five days a week, all year.
(559) 456-3429

The CSN TOY LENDING LIBRARY sustains an inventory…

Media Press Kit

Information For Journalists
Children’s Services Network is a valuable resource for journalists when researching information regarding children and family issues in Fresno County. We invite journalists and the news media to contact us:

Ofelia…

COVID-19 EMERGENCY CHILD CARE APPLICATION

SELF-CERTIFICATION OF ELIGIBILITY FOR COVID-19 EMERGENCY CHILD CARE
 

Download Self- Certification Application

Download COVID-19 2020 Application

 
AUTO CERTIFICACIÓN COVID-19 SOLICITUD DE CUIDADO INFANTIL COVID-19
 

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CSN Gingerbread Wonderland 2016

CSN Gingerbread Wonderland 2016

CSN’s Gingerbread Wonderland is a fun and engaging event for individuals, families, and groups of all kinds regardless of age or experience.
Chef Caroline will show you how to create a masterpiece that can be eaten or displayed!! 
*Prices w…

CSN Job Opportunities

CSN currently has no job openings please check back at a later time for upcoming opportunities.
For general questions in regards to employment at CSN please contact Human Resources at (559) 456-1100.  Thank you!
 

Job Discription: Subsidized Site Visitor

POSITION: Subsidized Site Visitor

SALARY RANGE CATEGORY: Program Staff

ACCOUNTABLE TO:  Subsidized Departmental Assistant Manager

DURATION OF JOB: on-going

PURPOSE OF THE JOB:   To work with providers who care for children on the CFCC/CCTR/CMIG s…

KC’s Korner

CVCSN Quarterly Newsletters

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4TH QTR 2013
4TO TRIMESTRE 2013

 

Parent Outreach

Linking Parents To Community Resources
The Parent Outreach Program was established in July of 2005, as a result of an effort to reach out to at-risk families and the need to join a collaborative effort to mobilize people and communities to support children…

Parent Survey

Parent Resources Questionnaire
 

Here at CSN we understand that being a parent is one of the hardest and most rewarding jobs there are. We also know that as parents we can use all the resources we can get in order to help support our families…

Parent Workshops

Online Child Care Professional Education Center
CEUs are not transferable to California universities or colleges at the moment.

Our training courses are designed to help early childhood professionals complete annual training requirements and acquire…

Parenting Education Conference

Parenting Education Conference
Call for Workshop Proposals
Central Valley Children’s Services Network and First 5 Fresno County host the:
2nd Annual Parenting Education Conference
Call for Workshop Proposals
Conference Date: Saturday, May 3…

Parents

We are dedicated to improving the quality of care for all children in our community.
To achieve that, we support and assist parents in that endeavor. Although we are primarily focused on issues of child care, finding child care, and improving the quality…

Advocacy

“Never doubt that a small group of people can change the world.
Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has”
– Margaret Mead, American anthropologist

Who Will Speak for the Children?
In the United States there are millions of children who go…

Get Help Now

Need Help? Please refer to our extensive listing of community resources available.

Online Referrals

THIS PAGE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION – DO NOT USE YET 🙂

Online Referrals

F.I.N.D Care must know specific child care requirements to find child care that matches your needs. F.I.N.D Care lists up to four child care referrals at any…

Parent Workshops

Click here for a list of Parent Workshops

Coming Soon

About F.I.N.D. Care Listings Network

One of the services CVCSN provides is to help connect parents with quality child care professionals in the area. We keep a database of licensed child care providers who meet our standards as quality providers. We keep detailed information about space,…

Become A Provider

Central Valley Children’s Services Network wants to help you get your child care business started. We provide all the training and assistance you need to become licensed and accredited. We will even help match you up with parents in need of child care….

Update Your F.I.N.D. Care Listing

UPDATE YOUR F.I.N.D. CARE LISTING
If you are a child care provider who is listed with F.I.N.D. Care, and you have any changes or additions, such as:

Vacancies
Change of address
Increase or decrease in capacity
Any changes within…

Workshops

Online Child Care Professional Education Center
CEUs are not transferable to California universities or colleges at the moment.

Our training courses are designed to help early childhood professionals complete annual training requirements and acquire…

Staff Directory

 
STAFF
ADMINISTRATION

Marco Jimenez, Executive Director

Susan Gotthardt, Accounting Manager
Irene Alvarado, Administrative Assistant II

Ofelia González, Public Relations Director
Bernice Huebert, Bookkeeper Specialist …

Support Us

“If not me, who? If not now, when?”- Rabbi Hillel

Everyone who gives to help another human being is a Philanthropist, whether it is one dollar or one million. In the United States 82% of all money given to non-profit charitable organizations comes…

Volunteer

VOLUNTEER
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Children’s Services Network. We do not provide direct services to children, but support those who do. Volunteer opportunities at the CSN office could include preparing information packets for…

Ways To Give

“If not me, who? If not now, when?”- Rabbi Hillel

Everyone who gives to help another human being is a Philanthropist, whether it is one dollar or one million. In the United States 82% of all money given to non-profit charitable organizations comes…

Welcome

WELCOME

Central Valley Children’s Services Network (a public benefit, non-profit, 501 (C) (3) agency) welcomes you to the premier source for child care referral and resource in Fresno County.

CSN promotes high quality care for all children in Fresno…