Starting August 1, 2021: the Solano County Emergency Rental Assistance Program is no longer accepting applications

A partir del 1 de Agosto 2021, el Programa de Emergencia de Asistencia de Renta del Condado de Solano no est

Counseling & Friendship


Life has its ups and downs. But sometimes the struggles and stress are just too much to handle on your own. Major problems can often be avoided through early intervention, better communication, and coping skills to equip you to deal with daily struggles.  Our counselors provide individuals, couples, and families a safe place to work through their problems before they become a crisis, helping them to establish and maintain emotional health and stronger relationships.  

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Catholic Charities provides professional and confidential counseling through individual, private, and group sessions. We welcome people of all religions, races, cultures and sexual orientation seeking personal growth, healing, and reconciliation. 


  • Individual Therapy

  • Couples Therapy

  • Family Therapy

  • Child/Adolescent Therapy

  • Group Therapy

  • School Counseling

  • Grief Groups

  • Parenting Education Classes (CPS Approved)

  • Batterer's Intervention Classes (Certified by Solano County Probation)

Fees are on a sliding scale, based on the income of the individual or family. 

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Triple P "Positive Parenting Program" is an evidence-based parenting program that has benefited tens of thousands of parents worldwide for more than 30 years. 

And the best part is -- it works!


Positive Parenting Program

In partnership with First 5 Solano, Catholic Charities of Yolo- Solano is a Triple P –
Positive Parenting Program provider.

Triple P strengthens families, promotes positive relationships, teaches simple
strategies for preventing and handling challenges and provides access to
parenting information in a one to one and group setting format.

There is no cost to participate and services are available to families in Solano
County with children 0-5 years old.

Interested in participating in this program? Click below to fill out our registration form.

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“The common good comprises the sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily.” 

-   Catechism of the Catholic Church 1924




We offer virtual check in services for seniors and shut-ins in our community.

If you have a smart phone or a laptop, we'd love to chat and see how things are going and what we can do to help!  


Couples & children

participated in sessions through our counseling department



learned to live healthier lives  through fitness and wellness classes



received low-cost counseling or skills training to up their game


We are staffed by social workers, marriage and family therapists, and trainees authorized to provide individual, couples, group, and family therapy under the direct supervision of the Licensed Clinical Director.

Call (707) 644-8909 for referral services or (707) 975-3828 for appointments at the Solano Family Justice Center (604 Empire St, Fairfield).


Claudia Espinosa Guiterrez

Counseling Coordinator


Luisa Shirzai

Group Facilitator

Catholic Charities is deeply committed to the mission of protecting the sacredness of human life and improving the quality of the lives of all individuals and their families. Moving into the future, I hope to see families together and vulnerable individuals move closer to independence. 

-Jim M. Lago, CCYOSO Board Chair

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Please help us continue to serve our neighbors full of hope but facing temporary hurdles. Our staff is trained to compassionately and professionally coordinate and advocate for the services needed by those impacted. This is only made possible by the care and generosity of people like you. 

See the impact Catholic Charities Yolo-Solano makes in the community through your support.

Please consider supporting CCYS by giving to our Fall Appeal.