Additional Resources In Santa Cruz County
CalFresh: assists low income individuals, families, and households with purchase of nutritional food.
Meals on Wheels for Santa Cruz County: delivers meals to home bound adults age 60+. Operates five dining sites for adults age 60+.
Women, Infants and Children (WIC): provides nutritional guidance and resources for families with low to medium income that include children under 5 and pregnant, breastfeeding, or post-partum women.
1-888-942-9675 or 1-831-722-7121
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz County: Community Food Hotline operates M–F, 8 am – 4 pm and provides information on neighborhood food pantries, food distribution sites, hot meal kitchens, CalFresh, and WIC.
Homeless Resource Center
115 Coral Street, Santa Cruz
Daily Breakfast: 8:00-8:30am,
Daily Dinner: 4:00pm
Pajaro Valley Loaves and Fishes: provides emergency food assistance to those referred by the Community Food Hotline. Offers free hot lunch M-F at 12:00 PM
150 Second Street, Watsonville.
Medi-Cal Health Benefits: are provided to eligible individuals and families and the cost to you depends on your income.
1020 Emeline Ave., Building B, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County Veteran's Services Office
842 Front St., Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz Public Libraries Community Information Database
Santa Cruz County Government
Workforce Santa Cruz County