Family Resource Centers

Family Resource Centers:
Family Resource Centers are neighborhood and community-based places for families to come to for all kinds of help, information, sharing, and referrals to other programs that might be of help. They also offer events and activities.

Child Development Resource Center (CDRC)
www.cdrc4info.org/index.html
Offers Services to families and providers, Switchboard, Projects, Workshops, Lending Library, and other resources.

CDRC Childcare Switchboard
http://www.cdrc4info.org/switchboard.html
Database of child care programs and providers in Santa Cruz County, the Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (CCR&R) uses NACCRRAware, a software program to generate lists that are mailed to the requesting family.

Family Resource Centers Network of California (FRCNCA)
www.frcnca.org/
Find info and link to your local FRC.

Davenport Family Resource Center
www.cabinc.org/programs/davenport
425-8115

Familia Center
www.familiacenter.org/
711 E. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
831-423-5747
Familia Center is a Latino based family resource center serving low-income Latino residents of Northern Santa Cruz County.

La Manzana Family Resource Center
www.communitybridges.org/lamanzana.html
521 Main Street Suite Y Watsonville, CA 95076
831-724-2997

Live Oak Family Resource Center
www.cbridges.org/liveoak.html
1438 Capitola Road Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831-476-7284

Mountain Family Resource Center
www.mountaincommunityresources.org/
6134 Highway 9,
336-2553

Parents Center:
Santa Cruz: 426-7322
Watsonville: 724-2879
Call for low-cost family counseling and Support

‘Strategies’ Training for FRC’s
www.familyresourcecenters.net/
Offers training and other services to help strengthen Family Resource Centers and families.

Walnut Avenue Womens Center
www.wawc.org/
175 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
831-426-3062
Offers Domestic Violence services for women, (including a 24-hour hotline, legal advocacy, workshops and support groups) ‘Moms and Kids’ parenting class, ‘safe homes’ for battered women and children to stay temporarily, and other resources. Also offers youth support groups, empowerment program and Youth Adventures Club.