495 Upper Park Road
Santa Cruz, CA
95065
Phone: (831) 458-7150
Fax: (831) 458-7139

 

Office Hours:
M-F
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


 
Community Resources.

The Office of Emergency Services with the assistance of many community based organizations, has compiled this list, to provide all County residents with another source of information that can lead to general and emergency assistance referrals.

 

Adaptability Unlimited
Provides services to the physically challenged and disabled people
Phone:  
(831) 475-8237

California Grey Bears
Phone:  (831) 479-1055
Address:
2710 Chanticleer Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Central Coast Center for Independent Living
Phone:   (831) 757-2908 or (831) 462-8720
Address:
1395 41st Ave., Suite B, Capitola, CA 95010  (Santa Cruz County)
                     
234 Capitol Street, Suite A, Salinas 93901  (Monterey County )

Child Development Resource Center
Phone:   (831) 479-5282 or (831) 476-8585
Address: 
809 Bay Avenue, Suite H, Capitola, CA 95010

Community Action Board of Santa Cruz County Inc.
Phone:  (831) 457-1741
Address:
501 Soquel Avenue, Suite E, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Community Options & Court Referral Program
Phone:   (831) 423-4592 or (831) 724-8799
Address: 
501 Cedar Street, Suite A, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
                
     42-A Brennan Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

Community Bridges
Phone:   (831)
688-8840 
Address: 
236 Santa Cruz Avenue, Aptos, CA 95062

Davenport Resource Service Center
Phone:  (831) 425-8115
Address:
100 Church Street, Davenport, CA 95017

Ecology Action of Santa Cruz 
Phone:  (831) 426-5925
Address:
125 Water Street, Suite A2, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
              
     
P.O. Box 1188, Santa Cruz, CA 95061

Family Service Association
Phone:  (831) 423-9444
Address:
104 Walnut Avenue, Suite 208, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Home Energy Assistance Program (H.E.A.P.)  
Federally funded energy subsidy program for low income households
Phone:  (888) 728-3637
Address:
Post Office Box #2707, Watsonville, CA  95077

Louden Nelson Community Center 
Phone:  (831) 420-6177
Address:
301 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Mountain Community Resources
Phone:  (831)
335-6600
Address:
6134 Highway 9, Felton, CA  95018

Parents Center
Phone:  (831) 426-7322
Address:
530 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

PG & E
Provides one time financial assistance with energy bills
Relief for Energy Assistance through Community Help (REACH)
Contact:
1-800-743-5000 or Salvation Army at (408) 848-5373

California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE)
Provides a
15% discount to qualifying households and non-profit-group-living facilities as homeless shelters, hospices and battered women's shelters.
Contact:
1-800-743-5000

Medical Baseline and Life Support Customers
Provides medical baseline quantities for people who use extra energy to operate life-support equipment 
Contact:
1-800-743-5000

Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center
Phone:  (831) 425-1830
Address:
195-A Harvey West Blvd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Santa Cruz County Immigration Project
Phone:  (831) 724-5667
Address:
406 Main Street, Suite 217, Watsonville, CA 95076

Senior Citizens Legal Services
Phone:  (831) 426-8824 or (831) 728-4711
Address:
501
Soquel Avenue, Suite F, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
              
   21 Carr Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

Senior Citizens Organizations of San Lorenzo Valley Inc.
Phone:  (831) 336-8900
Address: 
P. O. Box 136, Ben Lomond, CA 95005

Senior Network Services
Phone:  (831) 462-1433 or (831) 728-1751
Address:
177
7-A Capitola Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
              
   114 E. 5th Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

The Shelter Project C/O Community Action Board
Phone: 
(831) 457-0511 or (831) 728-4634
Address:
501 Soquel Avenue, Suite E, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
                
406 Main Street # 217, Watsonville, CA 95076

Suicide Prevention of the Central Coast
Santa Cruz County: 
(831) 458-5300  or Toll Free 1 (877) 663-5433
Monterey County: (831) 649-8008 or Toll Free 1 (877) 663-5433
                 

Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County

Phone: 
(831) 427-5070
Address:
1010 Emeline Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

City SERVE Volunteer Center
Phone: 
(831) 420-5403 or (831) 454-2600
Address
:
809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Community Connections
Phone: 
(831) 425-8132
Address:
300 Harvey West Blvd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Graffiti Removal Project
Phone: 
(831) 427-0462 or (831) 722-7771 Voice mail

Volunteer Center- San Lorenzo Center
Phone: 
(831) 335-6844
Address:
6116 Highway 9, Felton, CA 95018

Mental Health Resource Center
Phone: 
(831) 458-1923
Address:
300 Harvey West Blvd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Volunteer Center- Watsonville
Phone: 
(831) 722-6708
Address:
251 E. Lake Avenue, Suite 4, Watsonville, CA 95076

Volunteer Initiative Program
Contact:
(831) 454-2987

Women's Crisis Support & Shelter Services
Phone: 
(831) 477-4244
Address:
1658 Soquel Drive, Suite A, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

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