As Kern County’s only non-profit hospice, our mission is to celebrate the sanctity of life, provide compassionate end-of-life care, and comfort the grieving.
Provides food, shelter, and clothing and comprehensive case management, counseling, licensed childcare, housing placement, and job training to homeless people in Kern County.
The Boy Scouts is committed to providing an educational program addressing the elements of healthy youth development, preparing young people to achieve their full potential.
Uniting the people of Kern County to build strong healthy communities by focusing on the building blocks for a better life: Education, Income and Health.
Provides services to adults with developmental disabilities including pre-vocational training, independent living skills training, self-advocacy, job coaching, supported employment and supported ilving services.
We provide primary and preventative medical, dental, and behavioral health care, health education and case management services to underserved, low income populations throughout Kern County.
Educate the public at large to the armament and technology history of China Lake, the Navy and the unique community supporting these great accomplishments.
ADAKC improves the lives of Kern County residents affected by Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders.
The Kern Literacy Council provides tutoring to residents in Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language, GED preparation, Citizenship, and Family Literacy.
Provides services for persons with developmental/intellectual disabilities since 1961. These include employment training, childhood programs and supported living.
Kern County’s zoo featuring California native species and the only local wildlife rehabilitation center. Voted Bakersfield’s Best Family Attraction & Annual Event (HolidayLights)
Providing a spectrum of services that support advocacy, community inclusion, daily living activities, vocational training, and employment for adults with intellectual and development disabilities
The organization responds to the unmet needs of local children and their families that may be Facing cancer or other catastrophic or life threatening illness.
Girl Scouts serves girls K-12 and strive to help them to become girls of courage, confidence and character to make the world a better place.
Offers residential outdoor science education for 5th and 6th graders at two beautiful ocean campuses in central California. Students learn about California’s unique ecology.
“Putting your money where the miracles are” helps children get the pediatric treatment they deserve locally by providing life-saving equipment and leading edge facilities.
To promote education and awareness of the genre of chamber music and to provide opportunities for community members to experience high quality chamber music.
empowers people with disabilities grow creatively, professionally, and personally to live as independently as they can; and educates the community about disability-related issues.
Utilizing a youth development strategy we build self-confidence, self-esteem and foster a sense of belonging for the over 7,200 youth served daily in Kern County.
We provide youth, adults and families with an effective Christian faith-based solution to life-controlling drug and alcohol problems.