Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|General Agency Information|
|Alternate Name(s):||Centro de Familia|
|Address:||711 East Cliff Drive|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Description:||Advocacy, information and referral, translation, educational workshops, parent education, nutrition education, resumes, job searches, assistance with government forms and youth programs.
ELIGIBILITY: Low income and recent immigrant families.
AREAS SERVED: City of Santa Cruz and surrounding mid and north county area.
|Mission:||To empower those who struggle with poverty, exclusion and racism while assisting them to meet their basic needs.|
|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.
Contact Yolanda at firstname.lastname@example.org
Familia Center hosts workshops in Spanish on topics such as domestic violence, the signs of drug use, food stamps eligibility, and family values in a new culture. For information about upcoming workshops please contact Rosa Reyes at 831-423-5747 ext. 11.
Assistance in resolving landlord/tenant issues, access to health care and employment rights assistance.
Assistance in completing applications for jobs, rentals and government services.
HEALTH ADVOCATES/PROMOTERS: a service to encourage and support clients with chronic health issues. SCREENINGS: Free glucose, blood pressure and anemia screening is provided at that time.
Food and clothing distribution on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays 3-5pm.
YOUTH PROGRAMS: All youth programs are now at the Beach Flats Community Center. For information please call Edgar Landeros at 831-423-2322 or email@example.com
AFTER SCHOOL HOMEWORK CLUBS: for 5th-8th grade meets Monday-Thursday. Please call for times.
TEEN HOMEWORK CLUB:
Evening Home Work Club for 9th, 10th and 11th grades meets Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6-8:00 pm. Volunteers welcome to call 831-423-5747 ext 18 or Yolanda Henry at 831-423-5747 ext. 12.
Summer fun: a recreation program for children ages 7-15 provides safe and educational activities for low-income youth. Summer lunch is served to all participants and other low-income youth, ages 0-18.
|Meetings:||For the youth programs Please call Edgar Landeros at 831-426-2322 or firstname.lastname@example.org Delete Erika Lomeli and reference to pantry volunteers|
|Volunteer Info:||Minimum Age: 15. Tutors needed to assist youth ages 10-17 years. Help with recreation activities for Summer Fun youth program. For the youth programs please call Edgar Landeros at 831-426-2322 or email@example.com|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||See Description Notes|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
Child Abuse Prevention
Health Care Advocacy Groups
Health Insurance Information/Counseling
Homework Help Programs
Information and Referral
Resume Preparation Assistance
Summer Food Service Programs
|This record last modified March 19, 2014|