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Health Projects Center

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General Agency Information
Name: Health Projects Center
Alternate Name(s): California Community Transitions (CCT)
Central Coast Area Health Education Center (AHEC )
Del Mar Caregiver Resource Center (CRC)
Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP)
Address: 1537 Pacific Avenue Ste 300
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-459-6639
Toll Free: 800-624-8304
Fax: 831-459-8138
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description: Health Projects Center (HPC), established in 1980 as a 503(c) non-profit organization, offers health-related and social programs to health professionals, older adults and family caregivers. Health Projects Center exists to address the health and human needs of individuals, families and communities of California's Central Coast by developing and implementing high quality programs and strategies.

ELIGIBILITY: Any member of the public may call for information and referral.

FEES: No charge for information, referral, needs assessment or family consultation. Sliding scale for respite and counseling service.

AREAS SERVED: Health Projects Center serves the Monterey Bay region of California, and hosts the Del Mar Caregiver Resource Center, Multipurpose Senior Services Program, and the Central Coast Area Health Education Center.

FUNDING SOURCE: State of California (Department of Mental Health); State of California (Department on Aging); Federal Family Caregiver Support Act (AAA); San Benito United Way; Sliding Scale Fees; Private Donations.
Volunteer Info: Health Projects Center is looking for interns and volunteers to help support our programs and our mission to help local seniors and caregivers. Please contact us if you are interested in volunteering your services with Health Projects Center.

We have openings for long-term interns and short-term volunteers in our Santa Cruz and Salinas offices. Please let us know what your area of interest is and we will try to match you with tasks to fit your goals and interests.

Please contact our volunteer coordinator Mitch Matthews at
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation: Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility: See Description Notes
Fees: See Description Notes
Areas Served: See Description Notes
Physical Location: Santa Cruz
Funding Source: See Description Notes
Officials/Contact Persons
Officials: John Beleutz
Executive Director
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Alzheimer's Disease
Brain Injuries
Caregiver Support Groups
Caregiver Training
Information and Referral
Parkinson's Disease
Private Nonprofits
Respite Care
Volunteer Opportunities
This agency was last updated on January 16, 2018.