Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||HSA Public Health Nursing Program|
|Address:||1080 Emeline Avenue|
P.O. Box 962
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Anytime (Answering machine available)|
Talk to a Public Health Nurse about various health issues, messages left after hours will be returned the next business day 454-4339. Phone consultations with Public Health Nurses to help individuals/families with a wide range of health problems and to provide referrals to other health and human service agencies. Multi-problem families, teens, those with high risk infants and individuals with communicable diseases, are priorities.
|Programs:||Communicable Disease Control and Prevention:
Immunizations, Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Control & Prevention and Tuberculosis (TB) Control **See Related Agency links below**
Family Health Programs:
Adolescent Family Life Program (AFLP)
Child Passenger Safety Program: community education and information about child passenger safety.
Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP):
provide prenatal care that also includes assessments, education, childbirth education classes, support and referrals for other needed services.
Families Together Program (FT: provide families with services and support to prevent children from entering the Child Protective Services 454-4222.
High Risk Infant (HRI) Program: provide home-based support, education, and professional assistance for families with premature and/or substance exposed babies, or moms with mental health issues.
Primeros Pasos Program (PP: provide comprehensive assessment, intensive case management and treatment opportunities to families where parental substance abuse is a significant concern.
Pregnancy Outreach and Education (POE): provides education, information, referrals and coordination to assist pregnant women in obtaining early and comprehensive prenatal health care and other needed services.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Program:provide support, referrals and coordination of services for families, child care providers and others who have experienced the loss of a baby from SIDS.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within One Block|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||County Government|
|Parent Agency:||Health Services Agency of Santa Cruz County|
|Child Agencies:||Adolescent Family Life Program|
HSA Public Health Department Communicable Disease Prevention and Control
HSA Public Health Department Immunizations and Vaccines
|At Risk Adults|
At Risk Families
At Risk Populations
At Risk Youth
Health Care Referrals
High Risk Infants/Children
Information and Referral
Public Health Nursing
Teen Parent/Pregnant Teen Education Programs
Teen Pregnancy Prevention
|This record last modified February 20, 2013|