Youth Services

Pleasanton Badge and patch 2.jpgPolice-related services for youth are offered by the Youth and Community Services Unit (YCSU).

The Youth and Community Services Unit are also responsible for several youth programs, including:

For youths arrested for minor offenses, there are two available referral programs for first time offenders in the community: the Pleasanton Police Department’s Juvenile Diversion Program and the Alameda County sponsored Tri-Valley Youth Court. Other resources that serve Pleasanton youth include:

  • Axis Community Health: Offers several programs including the Teen Male Anger Management program and the Teen Drug and Alcohol Recovery program.
  • City of Pleasanton Youth Commission: Advises the City Council on youth-related issues and promotes an understanding and appreciation of community affairs among Pleasanton youth.            
  • Ptown Life Resource Network: A “One Stop Shop” for youth resources and services in Pleasanton.