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General Agency Information
Name:Youth Services
Alternate Name(s):Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center-Youth Services
Address:709 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-429-8350
Email Address:youthservices@EncompassCS.org
Website:www.encompasscs.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description:Watsonville location:
241 E. Lake Avenue
Watsonville, CA 95076
Phone: 831-688-8856

Youth Services offers a broad spectrum of services that help heal and nurture the mental and social well-being of children, youth and families.

ELIGIBILITY: Youth (3-20) and their families living in Santa Cruz County are eligible for our counseling services.

FEES: Sliding scale fees, Medi-Cal accepted.
Mission:The mission of Youth Services is to provide culturally relevant services to Santa Cruz County youth and families, in collaboration with other community organizations. These services are designed to address the developmental and emotional needs of our clients while supporting them in creating and maintaining positive roles in their communities.
Programs:COUNSELING: We provide individual, group and family counseling for youth and families facing the challenges that arise in the process of growing up. 429-8350 x0
Nuestro Futuro-bilingual for immigrant/migrant families. 728-6390 x6482; 688-5300 x110
Youth on Probation-OASIS (Outpatient Alternative with Supportive Intensive Services) program provides support through Juvenile Court process

SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELING & EDUCATION:
YES Recovery High School 429-8350 x113
**see related link below**
Tyler House Residential Substance Abuse Treatment
688-6293 x117
Intervention and Education Groups
688-8856 x0/429-8350 x0
Minor DUI Diversion Program
429-8350 x107
Minor in Possession Diversion Program
688-8856 x103

PREVENTION ACTIVITIES:
Familias Fuertes offers free prevention classes for the whole family in Spanish. 688-8856

FOSTER YOUTH:
Crossroads Group Home 724-9333
Foster Youth Development

SCHOOL-BASED COUNSELING:
Escuela Quetzal 688-8856

LGBT YOUTH:
STRANGE provides supportive, educational and social activities for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer and questioning (LGBTIQ) youth and their allies. 325-0656 or email strange@EncompassCS.org or strange@diversitycenter.org

SEE WEBSITE FOR MORE DETAILS
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
 
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Encompass Community Services
Child Agencies:YES Recovery High School
 
Subject Headings
 Adolescent/Youth Counseling
Adolescents
Advocacy
Alcohol Abuse Education/Prevention
Alcohol Abuse Issues
Alcoholism Counseling
Alternative Education
Alternative Schools
Anger Management
Assessment for Substance Abuse
At Risk Youth
Dropout Prevention
Drug Abuse Counseling
Drug Abuse Education/Prevention
Drug Day Treatment
Emergency Shelter
Families with Adolescents
Family Counseling
Gang Members
Gang Programs
Gay/Lesbian Advocacy Groups
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues
Group Counseling
Homeless Families
Homeless Individuals
Individual Counseling
Juvenile Delinquents
Juvenile Offenders
Parent Counseling
Parent Support Groups
Parents of Teens
Prevention Programs
Private Nonprofits
Residential Treatment Facilities
Runaway Counseling
Substance Abuse Education/Prevention
Suicide Counseling
Transgendered Advocacy Groups
Truancy Counseling
Volunteer Opportunities
This record last modified December 4, 2013

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