San Diego Center for Children provides mental health services to children and families. Its services are contracted to the County of San Diego mental health services and to the school districts in San Diego County. The organization s school readiness program, ReadiKids, is designed to socially, emotionally and behaviorally prepares children for re-entry into traditional preschool activities, childcare and kindergarten. Its Children s Learning Academy, a California Department of Education-certified, is a private, nonpublic school serving up to 75 students with special education needs, including behavioral problems and learning disabilities. The organization s outpatient services address emotional disturbances that can interfere with academic functioning. San Diego Center for Children also provides services, such as day and family treatment, therapeutic foster care and family services.