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NextUp/Guardian Scholars (Foster Youth)


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Video chat with Guardian Scholars/NextUp Online Service Help Desk on Cranium Cafe

Guardian Scholars/CAFYES is designed to provide support for current and former foster youth attending Valley College. The program joins together the efforts of all campus student support services to assist students in reaching their academic goals.

Jessica Ruiz and Alex Ojeda

Alex Ojeda, M.A. Guardian Scholars, Coordinator
(818) 778-5763


Jessica Ruiz, MS Guardian Scholars/CAFYES Counselor
(818) 947-2432



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EOPS/CARE Office, 2nd Floor, Student Services Center