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Agency Name:Adolescent Family Life Program
Brief Description:Adolescent Family Life Program (AFLP) Public Health Nurses provide home visits to pregnant and parenting teenagers, male and female, under age 19 and their children. Services include assessments, edu...
Address:1060 Emeline Avenue Bldg. F
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:African American Community Health Project
Brief Description:Founded in spring of 1998, ABC responded to the need for culturally appropriate education and outreach to African-Americans on the central coast. Our goals are to make a healthier African-American co...
Address:303 Walnut Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Alzheimer's Association, Santa Cruz Office
Brief Description:Office is at the Elena Baskin Senior Center. Provides information and referral, support and education to people with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and their care partners. Speakers a...
Address:1777-A Capitola Road
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:American Cancer Society
Brief Description:Your local American Cancer Society office is your source for the most relevant information to help guide you. Appointments are needed for all services to ensure we have the right people available to m...
Address:945 S Main St Ste 201
Salinas, CA  93901
Agency Name:American Chronic Pain Association
Brief Description:Since 1980, the ACPA has offered peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain, family and friends, and health care professionals. The information and tools on our site c...
Address:P.O. Box 850
Rocklin, CA  95677
Agency Name:American Diabetes Association, Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties
Brief Description:The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading 501(C)3 nonprofit health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy. Educational information available in the off...
Address:111 W. Saint John St., Suite 1150
San Jose, CA  95113
Agency Name:American Heart Association
Brief Description:The American Heart Association in Silicon Valley is hard at work to make an impact on your life by empowering you and your loved ones to live healthier lives and enjoy more peace of mind about heart d...
Address: One Almaden Blvd. Ste. 500
San Jose, CA  95113
Agency Name:Birthright of San Jose
Brief Description:Birthright has been providing love, support and hope to women facing unplanned pregnancies for over 45 years. We operate nearly 300 locations, and have a 24/7 toll-free Helpline so help is only a phon...
Address:1210 Bascom Ave. suite 129
San Jose, CA  95128
Agency Name:Breathe California Central Coast
Brief Description:Breathe California Central Coast (BCCC) is dedicated to preventing lung disease, promoting lung health, and protecting air quality for all people living in the Central Coast Counties of Santa Cruz, Mo...
Address:971 N. Main St., 7A
Salinas, CA  93906
Agency Name:Cabrillo Extension and Community Education
Brief Description:We offer a variety of workshops and classes to the community for your personal and professional growth and enjoyment. Examples: Creative Arts, Health/Fitness, Business & Career, Computers, On...
Address:6500 Soquel Drive Building 2100A
Aptos, CA  95003
Agency Name:California Smokers' Helpline
Brief Description:Voicemail and recorded messages are available 24 hours a day. The California Smokers’ Helpline (1-800-NO-BUTTS) is a free statewide quit smoking service operated by the University of California San Di...
Agency Name:Central Coast Center for Independent Living
Brief Description:CCCIL promotes the independence of people with disabilities by supporting their equal and full participation in life. CCCIL provides advocacy, education and support to people with disabilities, their ...
Address:1350 41st Avenue, Suite 101
Capitola, CA  95010
Agency Name:City of Santa Cruz Commission for the Prevention of Violence Against Women
Brief Description:The vision of this city advisory body is to end sexual assault, sexual harassment and domestic violence in the City of Santa Cruz through prevention, programs and public policy. Purpose: to mak...
Address:809 Center Street, Room 10
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Clinica Del Valle Del Pajaro
Brief Description:Medical Department: Hours: Monday–Thursday 8:00am–7:00pm, Friday 8:00am–5:00pm Saturday: CLOSED Dental Department: Hours: Monday–Friday 8:00am–5:00pm Saturday:CLOSED Optometry Department: Hours: ...
Address:45 Nielson Street
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Community Bridges
Brief Description:Our Family of Programs not only meets the needs of local children, families, and seniors, but with over 27,000 participants each year, we are also able to anticipate emerging needs and find collaborat...
Address:236 Santa Cruz Avenue
Aptos, CA  95003
Agency Name:Davenport Resource Service Center
Brief Description:The Davenport Resource Service Center, or DRSC, aims to build a strong and integrated community on Santa Cruz County's rural North Coast. The Center serves as an advocate and resource for the are...
Address:P.O. Box 97
150 Church Street
Davenport, CA  95017
Agency Name:Diabetes Health Center
Brief Description:The Diabetes Health Center Management Program is a multi-disciplinary program designed to meet the unique needs of the diverse population and those affected with diabetes in our community. This progra...
Address:85 Nielson Street Suite 201
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Dignity Health Dominican Hospital Center for Lifestyle Management
Brief Description:Ongoing medically based lifestyle programs that can be joined at anytime. See Pep Classes catalog for specific information....
Agency Name:Dominican Hospital
Brief Description:Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominican's services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint R...
Address:1555 Soquel Dr.
Santa Cruz, CA  95065
Agency Name:Dominican Hospital Personal Enrichment Program
Brief Description:Dominican Hospital's PEP catalog is the resource for community health and wellness education. Health and Wellness classes are under Community Education. Including CPR classes). Dominican's ...
Address:1555 Soquel Drive, Education Center Building
Santa Cruz, CA  95065
Agency Name:ETR
Brief Description:ETR offers science-based health and education products and programs, providing solutions that work for health professionals, educators and consumers throughout the United States. We employ proven m...
Address:100 Enterprise Way. Suite G300
Scotts Valley, CA  95066
Agency Name:Help & Education for Liver Patients
Brief Description:HELP! provides support, education, & advocacy at all stages of liver disease, from newly-diagnosed to end-of-life. Outstanding medical advisory board and resources on topics including liver hea...
Address:P.O. Box 2028
Santa Cruz, CA  95063-2028
Agency Name:HSA Alcohol and Drug Services
Brief Description:Treatment and early intervention objectives include reduction of substance abuse and criminality while increasing employment, educational achievement and health, and promoting family well-being. In a...
Address:1400 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:HSA Family Planning Clinic
Brief Description:1430 Freedom Blvd., Suite A, Watsonville Hours: 7:30AM-7:30PM, Monday-Thursday 7:30AM-5:00PM, Friday 763-8010 Pregnancy testing, all Family Planning methods, exams, male & female steril...
Address:1080 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:HSA Homeless Persons Health Project
Brief Description:The Homeless Persons Health Project (HPHP) provides services throughout Santa Cruz County to homeless or marginally housed youth, adults, and families with children through case management. ELIGIB...
Address:115-A Coral Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:HSA Public Health Department Communicable Disease Control
Brief Description:After hours/weekends (831) 471-1170 Ongoing goals of the Communicable Disease Unit includes the following: Conducts surveillance for over 80 diseases and disease syndromes including Sexual...
Address:1080 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:HSA Public Health Department Community Health Education
Brief Description:Public information and education available regarding the Health Services Agency services, community resources and various health topics. ...
Address:1070 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:HSA Public Health Department HIV/AIDS Services
Brief Description:The Resource Page contains information about HIV testing, education, treatment and care services. There are also web links to various local, state and national HIV/AIDS information. HIV Testing In...
Address:1070 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services
Brief Description:We are a local, one-of-kind grassroots organization. Our support services extend to families with children under 18 diagnosed with cancer within the counties of Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito and So...
Address:680 W. Beach Street
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Katz Cancer Resource Center
Brief Description:The Katz Cancer Resource Center is staffed by full-time oncology nurses and provides access to information and services relating to all aspects of cancer care and management. Individuals with cancer ...
Address:3150 Mission Dr, 1st Floor,
Santa Cruz, CA  95065
Agency Name:La Leche League of Santa Cruz County
Brief Description:La Leche League is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. Volunteers availabl...
Agency Name:LinCare, Inc.
Address: 401 Victor Way Suite 1
Salinas, CA  93907-2049
Agency Name:Live Oak Community Resources
Brief Description:Drop-In Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 1-5pm; Wednesday & Friday, 9am-5pm, closed 12-1 Information and links to community services on a drop-in basis, Second Harvest food distribution site, co...
Address:1740 17th Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:Lupus Foundation of Northern California
Brief Description:Provides the following services in order to provide health education about lupus: support groups and youth support groups, education program, newsletter, library of medical articles and brochures, res...
Address:2635 North 1st Street, Suite 211
San Jose, CA  95134
Agency Name:March of Dimes California Chapter
Brief Description:The March of Dimes California Chapter has one goal: to help babies in our community start life in the healthiest way possible. Our programs help moms-to-be learn how to take care of themselves before,...
Address:1101 S. Winchester Blvd., Ste E-155
San Jose, CA  95128
Agency Name:Mended Hearts, Inc., Santa Cruz Chapter #155
Brief Description:Service organization of people who have had heart surgery, whose members visit those facing pre-operative or post-operative heart surgery, in order to share information and experiences. The organizati...
Agency Name:Mount Madonna Center
Brief Description:Mount Madonna Center is a conference and retreat center located on 355 acres of mountain-top redwood forest and grassland overlooking Monterey Bay, between Santa Cruz and Monterey, in Northern Califor...
Address:445 Summit Road
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Mountain Community Resources
Brief Description:Monday-Thursday Walk-in 9am-12:30pm; Appointments 1-5pm Friday by Appointment only 9am-5pm Mountain Community Resources (MCR) is a local family resource center that has been serving the San Lore...
Address:6134 Highway 9
Felton, CA  95018
Agency Name:Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies
Brief Description:Non-profit research and education organization, specializing in research to develop psychedelics into prescription medication for use in psychotherapy. MAILING ADDRESS for PACKAGES: MAPS PO Box ...
Address:1115 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Brief Description:The National MS Society, Northern California Chapter provides a variety of programs, services and information for persons living with multiple sclerosis, their friends and families, and health care pr...
Address:2589 Scott Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA  95050
Agency Name:Northern California Arthritis Foundation
Brief Description:Arthritis Helpline 888-391-9389 Option 101 The Arthritis Helpline provides the opportunity to speak one-on-one with someone about your unique arthritis needs. We offer the latest information on type...
Address:P.O. Box 22258
Carmel, CA  93921
Agency Name:Nursing Mothers Counsel of Santa Cruz County
Brief Description:The Santa Cruz Chapter of Nursing Mothers Counsel is a non-profit, non-affiliated organization dedicated to supporting the personal breastfeeding goals of all families. Our services are provided by t...
Address:P.O. Box 66634
Scotts Valley, CA  95067-6634
Agency Name:Pajaro Valley Community Health Trust
Brief 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 ce...
Address:85 Nielson Street
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Pajaro Valley Prevention and Student Assistance, Inc.
Brief Description:Pajaro Valley Prevention and Student Assistance (PVPSA) is a nonprofit agency dedicated to providing education, training, and counseling and prevention services to students, families, and staff of the...
Address:335 E. Lake Ave.
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Palo Alto Medical Foundation Santa Cruz Community Education
Brief Description:Classes, support groups and community events designed to help you enhance your health and wellness. Classes are held throughout the year in various locations throughout the Santa Cruz area and are ope...
Address:2880 Soquel Avenue Suite 10
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Brief Description:Medical offices are open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm by appointment only. Urgent Care hours: 365 days a year, 8am to 9pm. The Santa Cruz Main Office provides a comprehensive range of primary and specia...
Address:2025 Soquel Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:Parkinson's Disease Support Group
Brief Description:Provides speakers, discussion groups and social activities for Parkinson's Disease patients, families, friends, and caregivers. ...
Agency Name:Planned Parenthood Mar Monte Watsonville Health Center
Brief Description:Mon. thru Fri. 8:45am-5:30pm PPMM Health Centers accept walk-in patients, however it is on a first come, first serve basis, and there is no guarantee you will be seen until you arrive at the Health...
Address:398 South Green Valley Road
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Planned Parenthood Mar Monte Westside Health Center
Brief Description:Monday 8:15am-5:30pm Tuesday 8:15am-6:30pm Wednesday 8:15am-5:30pm Thursday 8:15am-5:30pm Friday 8:15am-5:30pm Saturday 8:45am-2:15pm Note: This health center opens at 12:30pm on...
Address:1119 Pacific Ave., Suite 200
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Pregnancy Resource Center of Santa Cruz
Brief Description:Administration: 831-475-9255 24-Hour Helpline: 831-475-2200 Call or schedule appointment online Services Provided: Information on Pregnancy, Pregnancy Testing, Pregnancy Verification, Ultrasound...
Address:1570 Soquel Drive, Suite #3 & 4
Santa Cruz, CA  95065
Agency Name:Prevent Blindness Northern California
Brief Description:Blindness is catastrophic to an individual and in many cases sight loss is preventable. Prevent Blindness Northern California (PBNC), a 501(c)(3) organization, provides services to prevent vision impa...
Address:1388 Sutter Street, Suite 408
San Francisco, CA  94109
Brief Description:Listed on the website are four basic approaches to the treatment of addiction, with options listed to the left. 12-Step (12 step) Programs — These programs assist users with a step-by-step path to ...
Agency Name:Salud Para La Gente
Brief Description:Salud focuses on providing cost-effective, high quality primary health care to the underserved low-income communities, in the Monterey Bay area, primarily Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County. ...
Address:195 Aviation Way, Suite 200
Watsonville, CA  95076
Agency Name:Santa Cruz AIDS Project
Brief Description:The Santa Cruz AIDS Project (SCAP) serves men, women and children who are HIV positive living in Santa Cruz County. Our mission is to promote and participate in a comprehensive and compassionate respo...
Address: 542 Ocean St.
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Santa Cruz County Breastfeeding Coalition
Brief Description:Promote breastfeeding-friendly policies and practices in Santa Cruz County, including those promoted by mother friendly and baby friendly initiatives. Conduct outreach and education to health care pro...
Address:1070 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Santa Cruz County Chapter, American Red Cross
Brief Description:The American Red Cross Santa Cruz County Chapter helps individuals and families recover from, prepare for, and prevent disasters. We also provide other critical community services that are detailed be...
Address:2960 Soquel Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:Santa Cruz Women's Health Center
Brief Description:The Santa Cruz Women's Health center (SCWHC) is a private nonprofit primary health care and health education center operated by and for women. The center provides quality health care services for...
Address:250 Locust Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Agency Name:Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County
Brief Description:Hotline Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm Warehouse/Receiving 8:00am to 3:00pm Office 8:00am to 5:00pm Second Harvest Food Bank has a network of 200 member agencies and direct service programs pr...
Address:800 Ohlone Parkway
Watsonville, CA  95076-7005
Agency Name:Sobriety Works
Brief Description:Sobriety Works provides professionally operated outpatient treatment services and supportive sober living environments that are warm, nurturing, and focused on the people they serve. Based on the 1...
Address:105 Post Office Dr. Suite F
Aptos, CA  95003
Agency Name:Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.
Brief Description:T.L.C. is a locally based, but national resource center that serves sufferers, family, and doctors of people who compulsively pull out their hair. The Center provides referrals to treatment providers ...
Address:207 McPherson Street Suite H
Santa Cruz, CA  95060-5863
Agency Name:Unblind My Mind
Brief Description:Unblind My Mind is a nonprofit that believes the chronic illnesses plaguing modern society are due to our foods. We educate people of the connection between food and managing chronic illnesses....
Agency Name:United Cerebral Palsy Association
Brief Description:United Cerebral Palsy of the Golden Gate provides and facilitates services and resources to empower people with disabilities to be independent and achieve total integration into their communities. The...
Address:1521 Webster Street
Oakland, CA  94612
Agency Name:Visiting Nurse Association of Santa Cruz County
Brief Description:Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year Home Health Care is good medicine and that's why the Visiting Nurse Association continues its over 50 year commitmen...
Address:2880 Soquel Avenue, Suite 10
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
Brief Description:Provides personalized nutrition education, special checks to buy healthy food, breastfeeding information and support, referrals to health care and other community services, Fathers only classes and Fa...
Address:1105 Water Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Agency Name:WomenCARE
Brief Description:WomenCARE is a community of women, which provides advocacy, resources, education and support to all women with cancer, their families, friends and health practitioners throughout diagnosis, healing, s...
Address:2901 Park Ave. Suite A1
Soquel, CA  95073