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La Manzana Community Resources

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General Agency Information
Name:La Manzana Community Resources
Address:521 Main Street, Suite Y
Watsonville, CA  95076
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-724-2997
Fax Number:831-724-2915
Email Address:lmcr@cbridges.org
Website:www.communitybridges.org/manzana.htm
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9am-12:30pm, 1:30-5pm
Description:La Manzana Community Resources is a neighborhood and community-based center where families can receive a broad range of direct services, as well as information and referrals to other programs that may be of assistance to their specific needs.

FUNDING SOURCE: City Government, County Government
Donations, First Five Santa Cruz County and foundations.
Mission:The mission of La Manzana Community Resources is to connect people to services. Our activities respect all cultures and support families in creating a strong, safe, and healthy community.
Programs:**NEW** Affordable Care Act
Certified Education and Enrollment Centers
Our advocates can connect your family to programs such as Medi-Cal and the Covered California Health Exchange.

Adelante Drop-in Center
* Legal and Financial Referral
* Access to Quality Childcare
* Family Advocacy
* Resource Parent and Relative Caregivers Support (Roots & Wings)
* Parent and Child Education and Support
* Assistance with various Public Benefit Forms, including, but not limited to:
* Medi-Cal
* Social Security
* Food Stamps
* Healthy Families
* Healthy Kids
* Passport Applications
* Unemployment
* Disability
* Comprehensive Information and Referral

Parent Education
* Positive Parenting Program (Triple P): Parenting strategies and tools provided individually or in a group setting.
* Play & Learn: Parents and their young children learn fundamentals through play.
* Renacer: Support group for parents of children with special needs.

Family Education
* Adult Spanish Literacy
* English Classes for Monolingual Spanish Speakers
* Entry Level/Basic Computer Navigation

Nutrition Education
* Food Distribution
* Summer Lunch

Leadership
* Advisory Council
Volunteer Info:Minimum Age: 16. We welcome and encourage volunteers of all ages, talents, and abilities. Volunteer opportunities include:
* Office Assistance
* Community Outreach
* Bilingual Client Advocacy
* Tutoring Spanish Literacy
* Spanish and English Language Tutors
* Advisory Council
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Open to All
Fees:Donations Accepted
Areas Served:Pajaro Valley
Watsonville
Physical Location:Watsonville
Funding Source:See Description Notes
 
Officials
 

Celia  Organista
Program Director
831-724-2997

Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Community Bridges
 
Subject Headings
 Advocacy
At Risk Youth
Caregiver Support Groups
Certificates/Forms Assistance
Child Abuse Prevention
Child Care Instruction
Child Passenger Safety Education
English as a Second Language
Families
Families with Children
Family Support Centers/Outreach
Food
Food Distribution
Food Stamps
Government Agencies
Health Insurance
Health Insurance Information/Counseling
Hispanics/Latinos
Information and Referral
Interpretation/Translation
Language Translation
Literacy Instruction
Low Income
Medicaid/Medi-Cal
Nutrition Education
Parent Counseling
Parenting Education
Parenting Skills Development
Parenting/Family Support Groups
Passports
Social Security Recipients
Summer Food Service Programs
Tutoring Services
Utility Bill Payment Assistance
Volunteer Opportunities
This record last modified October 9, 2013

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