About Us

Clay Counseling Foundation (Clay Counseling) is a holistic non-profit organization that is passionate about providing culturally responsive evidence-based services to the community. Our goal is to enhance resiliency in the children, individuals and families we serve. 

Founded in 2017, Clay Counseling has served as a resource for individuals and families. The majority of our services are offered to children and youth in the lower socioeconomic neighborhoods of San Bernardino and Riverside counties. Over the past 4 years, our work has included providing mental health counseling, behavior support and restorative interventions to individuals, schools and community organizations. Today, Clay Counseling has expanded to provide various social, education and emotional wellness services that support more than 1,500 children and adults each year.

Our Story

Developed in 2017, Clay Counseling Foundation is a subsidiary of Clay Counseling Solutions with the sole mission of providing resources and services to foster resiliency to underserved populations within San Bernardino and Riverside counties.  

After providing low cost and no cost services to residents in San Bernardino and Rialto for two years, Clay Counseling Solutions set out to formalize it’s a philanthropic effort.  Since 2015, Clay Counseling has provided services, resources and support to San Bernardino and Riverside county residents through Clay Counseling Solutions. Charitable services include community outreach, free training and resource sharing, offered donations and scholarships to local youth and community organizations, sponsored community training events and parent workshops, and more. 

The foundation has provided training and services in Spanish and with American Sign Language translation, provided low to no-cost counseling services including court ordered family reunification, court ordered anger management, and court ordered parenting classes. In 2017 and 2018 the foundation hosted parent trainings and a parent conference with an emphasis on connecting with African Americans parents, developed alliances with neighboring organizations for the LGBTQ community. Clay Counseling remains committed to serving the community with culturally competent and culturally responsive services.