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General Agency Information
Name:Pajaro Valley Community Health Trust
Address:85 Nielson Street
Watsonville, CA  95076
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-761-5639
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 8-5
Description:The Trust is a 501(c)3 nonprofit public benefit health care foundation created in 1998 to serve the health care needs of Pajaro Valley residents. The Trust is the only health care foundation on the central coast.

ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit health care foundations.

AREAS SERVED:Encompasses all of the zip codes in the city of Watsonville, plus Freedom, Pajaro and Aromas.
Mission:Our mission is to improve the health and quality of life for all people of the greater Pajaro Valley, especially the most disenfranchised.
Programs:Diabetes Health Center see related agency below

Regional Diabetes Collaborative (RDC):
Their mission is to support, promote, and coordinate efforts to prevent and manage diabetes in Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey Counties.

The Central Coast Oral Health Collaborative (CCOHC) is made up of partnering organizations that are committed to improving the oral health of low-income and underserved populations on the Central Coast.

Dental Affinity Program:
The goal is to help connect low-income uninsured adults with access to quality, affordable dental care. Local dentists who volunteer to be Dental Affinity Program partners provide pro bono dental care to low-income patients who lack insurance and have complex dental needs. These services are free of charge to the patient with the exception of lab fees.

Mesa Verde Gardens (MVG): the aim is to enhance self-reliance and food security and to improve health among low-income families, primarily those living in the Pajaro Valley, south Santa Cruz County.
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:Watsonville
Funding Source:Donations

Kathleen King

Contact Persons

Kathleen King

Related Agencies
Child Agencies:Diabetes Health Center
Subject Headings
 Charities/Foundations/Funding Organizations
Community Gardening
Dental Hygiene
Dental Screening
Health Care
Health Care Advocacy Groups
Health Education
Private Nonprofits
This record last modified July 31, 2016