Outreach Services - Specialized Services
Hope Services and Hope Senior Services
Once a month Outreach staff visit the Hope Center for Developmentally Disabled Adults in downtown Santa Cruz and Hope Senior Services in Aptos. They read stories, books and poems in a reader's theater style and bring materials for the clients to read and listen to.
Once a month Outreach staff visit the Santa Cruz County Jail to bring donated paperbacks to the inmates. The books are selected from donations to the Friends of Santa Cruz Public Libraries, and do not need to be returned.
Did You Know?
At 5:04 PM on October 17th, 1989, Outreach worker Catherine Steele and her assistant were about a hundred yards down the road from Murphy's Camp, a migrant farmworker housing facility. They drove into the camp and began translating into Spanish the ..." [More]