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Special Parents Information Network

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General Agency Information
Name: Special Parents Information Network
Alternate Name(s): SPIN
Address: PO Box: 2367
Santa Cruz,  CA  95063
Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-722-2800
Secondary Phone: 831-423-7713
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description: SPIN is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help children with special needs by offering support, information and resources to strengthen and empower their families and professionals who serve them. Through parent volunteers and paid staff, it provides phone support, information, resource referrals, educational and networking events.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to parents, guardians and family members of children with special needs of any age. Call for more information.
Meetings: 'All Disabilities' Parent Support Group:
Meets the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10am-12pm at 820 Bay Ave. Capitola
For more info or to RSVP, please call and leave a message at 423-7713 or email Heidi Lister at

Please visit the website to see the full list of support groups and their meeting times.
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation: Not Applicable
Eligibility: See Description Notes
Fees: None
Areas Served: San Benito County
Santa Cruz County
Officials/Contact Persons
Officials: Cece Pinheiro
Executive Director
294 Green Valley Rd., Ste. 313
Watsonville , CA  95076
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Children
Developmental Disabilities
Information and Referral
Mutual Support Groups
Parents of Children with Disabilities
Private Nonprofits
This agency was last updated on March 8, 2018.