Santa Cruz County Resource Directory
Studies suggest that household hunger negatively impacts the intellectual, physical, and emotional development of children and puts them at greater risks for obesity, diabetes, and other diseases. Research also indicates the affects of food insecurity follow children into the classroom, often resulting in poor academic performance.
Click, Call or Come In… www.GetCalFresh.org, 1-888-421-8080,
or 1020 Emeline Avenue, Santa Cruz and 18 W. Beach Street, Watsonville CA 95076
• Families with children, single adults, couples, and students, if they meet income and residence requirements.
Help you can count on:
• CalFresh benefits can be used to purchase food from participating grocery stores and farmers markets.
• Any money left on your EBT card at the end of the month rolls over for use the following month.
Be sure to visit Human Services Department website for a calendar of events
Cook together. Eat together. Talk together. Make mealtime a family time.
CPR For Parents