Contra Costa County Commission for Women

Improving the economic status, social welfare, and overall quality of life for women in Contra Costa Count

Contra Costa County Commission for Women

Improving the economic status, social welfare, and overall quality of life for women in Contra Costa Count

Contra Costa County Commission for Women

Improving the economic status, social welfare, and overall quality of life for women in Contra Costa Count

Contra Costa County Commission for Women

Improving the economic status, social welfare, and overall quality of life for women in Contra Costa Count

Especially for Girls

Girl Scouts
http://www.girlscouts.org/
“Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.”

Girls Only
http://www.gogirlsonly.org/
“Girls Only is a fun and exciting Web site for girls 5-12. Brought to you by Girl Scouts of the USA, the site is a safe place for girls to play games, take quizzes, ask questions, share their favorite stories, or send e-cards to friends and family. Updated regularly and designed with girls' interests in mind, Girls Only gives girls a chance to express themselves and explore new ideas in a secure, fun environment.”

Afro Puffs and Ponytails
http://afropuffsandponytails.com/
“Afro Puffs and Ponytails is a positive website that provides  encouraging articles,  events, program listings, and resources for African American/Black teen girls, young girls, and their parents.”

Empowering Young Women
http://comminfo.rutgers.edu/professional-development/childlit/girllist.html
“The websites identified here are a sampling of those that celebrate the empowerment of young females in a variety of activities and disciplines. They have in common their recognition that gender is not an impediment to accomplishment.”

Contra Costa Youth Commission
http://www.contracostayouth.net

Teen Resources (lots of useful links for youth-oriented services and events)
http://www.pittsburgca.net/teen/index.html

Contra Costa Youth (more great resources for youth and youth services providers)
http://www.contracostayouth.com/