Community Resources

A community can be many things. It is people who live in the same neighborhood, city or county.  To us, it is all of these. We work collaboratively to engage the community at all levels and focus resources to improve the lives of our residents. Each resource is made available to community members and organizations to help them become self-reliant and maintain well being.

2-1-1 Services: a program designed to assist residents of Santa Cruz County to easily connect to a wide variety of health and human services.

FamilyWize: prescription drug discount card lowers the price of eight out of 10 prescriptions for an average savings of 35% per prescription.

Health Care Outreach: enrolls children in low cost health insurance

Community Assessment Project: a consortium of public and private health, education, human service and civic organizations formed to design and implement a comprehensive annual project which reports on the state of our community.

Emergency Food and Shelter: program which augments the emergency food and shelter needs of county residents through qualified providers of services.

Program Partner Agencies: local organizations that support the health & human service efforts throughout Santa Cruz County.

Non-Profit Effectiveness Fund: grants available for two or more non-profit organizations to examine ways their organizations can achieve greater efficiency