Employment

CALIFORNIA STATE DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION

1350 41st. Avenue, Suite 101, Capitola, CA 95010

(831) 465-7100

Evaluation, retraining and job placement assistance for persons with vocational handicaps.
www.dor.ca.gov

 

FOSTER GRANDPARENT/SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM

Seniors Council of Santa Cruz and San Benito

Counties

234 Santa Cruz Avenue, Aptos, CA 95003

1-800-945-0099 ext. 112 (831) 475-0816 ext.112

Pays non-taxable hourly stipends and travel reimbursement to low-income seniors for providing one- on-one assistance with children, youth or frail elderly.
www.seniorscouncil.org

 

SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
A program of Peninsula Family 
Service

2045 40th Avenue, Suite B, Capitola, CA 95010

(650) 520-6976 (temporary until COVID-19 is lifted)

On-the-job training with nonprofit and government agencies for low-income persons 55+ who are 100% unemployed. Fifteen hours per week at minimum wage for a maximum of 4 years.
www.peninsulafamilyservice.org

 

SENIOR NETWORK SERVICES REGISTRY Home Help for Seniors Respite Care Registry

1777-A Capitola Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

(831) 462-0880

Assists persons seeking employment in home help, respite care and home maintenance.
www.seniornetworkservices.org

 

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD Workforce Santa Cruz County Career Centers Human Services Department

Capitola Career Center

2045 40th Avenue, Suite B, Capitola, CA 95010

(831) 464-6286

Student Resource and Support Network at Cabrillo College

SAC West Room 110, Aptos, CA 95003

(831) 479-6344

Watsonville Career Center

18 West Beach Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

(831) 763-8933

Offers universal access to core employment services, referrals directly to jobs, training, education or other employment services.
www.workforcescc.com