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CASA volunteer Advocates are everyday people, trained by CASA and then appointed by judges to advocate for the safety of children who have been removed from their homes because of abuse or neglect. CASA vo...[Full Record]
At Haven of Hope, children will enter a safe, structured, nurturing, 24-hour care environment.
Our homes provide an intensive level of supervision and therapeutic services in order to prepare children for the transition to non-institutional care in foster homes, adoptive homes, or the h...[Full Record]
The Independent Living Program (ILP) assists current and former foster youth aged 15-21 to develop independent living skills and achieve educational/vocational goals to successfully transition to self-sufficiency. The program offers a variety of services covering a wide range of life skill...[Full Record]
1400 Emeline Avenue Building K
Launch Pad Santa Cruz is a small, nonprofit, part-time, all-volunteer program that gathers age-appropriate new and used books and distributes them at no cost to foster, homeless, and low-income children and teens....[Full Record]
Each year we provide a variety of academic and other supportive services to over 5,000 students throughout the county. These services are rooted in the philosophy of Youth Development that emphasizes a caring and respectful community that values the contribution youth can make in determini...[Full Record]