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Community Support Services

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General Agency Information
Name: Community Support Services
Alternate Name(s): Encompass Community Services
Address: 380 Encinal St Ste #200
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-469-1700
Fax: 831-459-0665
Description: We serve individuals who are challenged by loss, poverty, and stigma associated with a diagnosis of mental illness or experience as a foster youth. Services include dual diagnosis treatment, mental health counseling, residential treatment, emergency shelter, case management, permanent supported housing, transitional housing, peer support, money management, and independent living support for former foster youth, and HIV testing and support for those with HIV/AIDS.
Programs: Child & Family Development Programs
Providing early childhood education, social services and parent education to families with young children.

Community Recovery Services
Community Recovery Services provides residential and outpatient drug and alcohol recovery services for adults at facilities throughout Santa Cruz and Watsonville.

Community Support Services
Offering a place of acceptance, hope, and healing. CSS serves individuals who are challenged by loss, poverty and stigma associated with a diagnosis of mental illness or experience as a foster youth.

Youth Services
Youth Services helps children, youth and families find positive solutions to issues related to school, family conflicts, substance use, homelessness, emotional turmoil and juvenile justice involvement.
Volunteer Info: Check out current volunteering opportunities here:

We post new volunteer opportunities periodically so please check back often. If you have a particular skill or interest that you do not see listed in our postings please feel free to let us know. Thank you!

For questions/comments or to inquire further about volunteer opportunities, please contact us at or (831) 469-1700
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation: Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility: Contact for Information
Fees: None
Areas Served: Santa Cruz County
Funding Source: County Government
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Case/Care Management
Homeless Individuals
Homeless Mentally Ill
Homeless People
Homeless Shelter
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Mental Health Care and Counseling
Mental Illness/Emotional Issues
Psychiatric Case Management
Psychiatric Day Treatment
Psychiatric Support Services
Residential Treatment Facilities
Social Skills Training
Substance Abuse Day Treatment
Substance Abuse Services
Transitional Mental Health Services
This agency was last updated on January 10, 2018.