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BABIES
Everything for babies in San Diego: http://sandiego.parentzone.com/localtopic.asp?rtid=1125456


CAMPS

http://sandiego.parentzone.com/parentresources.asp?prid=89 (click
on each below)


CHILDCARE
YMCA Childcare Resources:  http://www.ymca.org/?jumpSection
California Child Resource and Referral Network: http://www.rrnetwork.org/


COOL PLACES
TO BEAT THE HEAT
Santee Aquatic
Center:  http://www.ci.santee.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=178
La Mesa Recreation Center: http://www.cityoflamesa.com/DocumentView.asp?DID=894
Ice skating at Kroc Center: http://www.kroccenterice.com/
Miner’s diner in Julian – old-fashioned
soda fountain, oldest in SD County: http://www.julianca.com/dining/index.htm
Sprayground at Santee Lakes: http://www.santeelakes.com/SprayPark2.htm
Waterskiing, wakeboarding and float tubing at Lake Vicente: http://www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/vicente.shtml
Jet ski at El Capitan Reservoir: http://www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/elcap.shtml
Rent a sailboat, motorboat, pedalboat or rowboat at Poway Lake: http://www.ci.poway.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=632
Rent
a canoe or rowboat at Lake Murray or Lake Miramar (Saturdays and Sundays) or
bring your float tube: http://www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/fishbulletin.shtml   

Welk Resort:
Boulder Springs Club House and Waterslide:  Vacation
guests can enjoy an interactive water playground for children, 140 ft. waterslide
encased in rock, an outdoor living room fire pit area, 2 swimming pools,
clubhouse with TV, Internet access,  library, and Kid's Game Room. http://www.welksandiego.com/default.asp?idno=5062
(click “tour the resort” and “photo gallery” to view
the slide”)


DRUG ADDICTION:
Meth Strike Force (for of drug addiction): www.No2meth.org
(East County Youth Advocacy Coalition): http://www.publicstrategies.org/PHAST/East_County_Youth_Coalition.htm


EVENTS FOR KIDS

Parent Zone Events
Calendar: http://sandiego.parentzone.com/calendar.asp


FAMILY AND YOUTY RESOURCES AND SERVICES
Youth Connect Resources in East County: http://www.sdcommunities.org/Category.aspx?zip=92019&cat=YouthConnect
San Diego Workforce Partnership for Youths: http://sandiegoatwork.com/generate/html/Youth/youth_connect_network.html
San
Diego Youth & Community Services: http://www.sdycs.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home
Parent
Zone (includes camps, career resources, childcare, kids’ classes,
education, family finance, family fun, family planning, safety, health and
fitness, holidays, party planning, photography, playgroups, parent groups,
pregnancy, birth, relocation guide, shops and services, support and special
needs, vacation guide, volunteering: http://sandiego.parentzone.com/


HOMELESS SERVICES
East County Teen Recovery Center (for teens with substance abuse issues)
7733 Palm St., Suite 108
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 667-3333

Youth and community services (helps homeless, abused and at-risk youths): http://www.sdycs.org/site/PageServer?pagename=programs


LIBRARIES IN EAST COUNTY
http://www.sdcommunities.org/sandiego/lamesa/libraries.aspx


MEDIATION FOR PARENTS & TEENS
San Diego Mediation Center (free parent-teen mediation in English and
Spanish): http://www.scrconline.con


PARKS AND LAKES
San Diego County Parks and Recreation: http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/parks/
California
State Parks: http://www.parks.ca.gov/

Federal
lands: 

Recreation.gov: http://www.recreation.gov/
U.S. Department of the Interior: http://www.doi.gov/
US Forestry Service: http://www.fs.fed.us/
Reservoirs in San Diego County: http://www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/index.shtml

Also check local park listing at your city or town’s website.


RECREATION

Poway Parks:  http://www.ci.poway.ca.us/index.aspx?page=92
Poway Recreation: http://www.ci.poway.ca.us/index.aspx?page=93
Poway recreation classes:  http://www.ci.poway.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=338
La Mesa family fun:  http://www.cityoflamesa.com/index.asp?NID=409
La Mesa youth classes and sports:  http://www.cityoflamesa.com/index.asp?NID=549
El Cajon Department of Recreation:  http://www.ci.el-cajon.ca.us/dept/rec/
Santee
Parks and Recreation areas:  http://www.ci.santee.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=174
Santee Aquatic Center: http://www.ci.santee.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=178
East
County YMCA (aquatics, sports, summer day camp, fitness,  and childcare): http://eastcounty.ymca.org/
Community and Teen Centers in San Diego County: http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/parks/centers/teens.html
Ray and Joan Krocs Corps Community Center (San Diego near La Mesa)
(aquatic center, gym.  ice arena, recreation field, challenge course,
rock climbing wall, family entertainment center, skate park, performance arts
center, and education center.): http://www.kroccenter.org/


SPORTS & SPORTS CAMPS
Soccer:  http://www.objectivo.com/directories.php?Site_City_id=24
Pop
Warner football and cheerleading:  http://www.sandiegopopwarner.net/locations.htm
Little
League baseball and softball:   http://www.eteamz.com/llb/finder/
Grossmont La Mesa Warriors Football and Cheer: http://www.glmwarriors.net/
National
Youth Sports – San Diego and East County: http://www.nysonline.org/San%20Diego.html
North County (including inland areas): http://www.nysonline.org/North%20County.html
San
Diego Youth Football Conference: http://sandiego.parentzone.com/linkinfo.asp?lid=97879&prid=478
San Diego County sports classes: http://sandiego.parentzone.com/parentresources.asp?prid=478