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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz Veterans Resource Center
Alternate Name(s):Veterans Resource Center of America
Address:1658 Soquel Drive Suite B
Santa Cruz, CA  95065
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-477-7515
Email Address:scvrc@vetsresource.org.
Website:www.vetsresource.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Description:To help reduce veteran homelessness and assist extremely low income veterans. Our goal is to obtain sustainable, permanent housing for our veterans and their families.

ELIGIBILITY: We serve veterans from all eras
Programs:At this time the Santa Cruz office offers the SSVF Program (Supportive Services for Veterans and their Families). The focus of SSVF is housing stability. Contact: 831-295-8166 ssvf@santacruzhsc.org As part of the housing first model the focus is on supportive services that assist placing homeless veterans in permanent housing, and providing low-income at-risk veterans temporary financial assistance to prevent homelessness. Staff is active in the community and participates with the Homeless Coalition of Monterey and San Benito Counties, as well as collaborating with the Veterans Administration and other veteran organizations that have a direct connection to veteran service. Santa Cruz VRC will be assisting with the bi-annual Stand-Down scheduled for August, as well as job-fairs and other events.
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:None
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Funding Source:Federal Government
 
Subject Headings
 Government Agencies
Homeless Veterans
Veteran Support Groups
Veterans
This record last modified November 28, 2016