Employment

CALIFORNIA STATE DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
1350 41st. Avenue, Suite 101
Capitola 95010
Santa Cruz 465-7100
www.dor.ca.gov
Evaluation, retraining and job placement assistance for persons with vocational handicaps.

FOSTER GRANDPARENT/SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM
Seniors Council of Santa Cruz and San Benito County
234 Santa Cruz Avenue
Aptos 95003
475-0816 ext.112
1-800-945-0099 ext.112
www.seniorscouncil.org
Pays non-taxable hourly stipends and travel reimbursement to low-income seniors for providing one-on-one assis­tance with children, youth or frail elderly.

PENINSULA FAMILY SERVICE  (Formerly NCOA)
2045 40th Ave., Suite B
Capitola 95010
464-6280
Fax: 462-4369
18 W. Beach Street
Watsonville 95076
464-6280
www.peninsulafamilyservice.org
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. Funded by the Dept. of Labor.
 
SENIOR NETWORK SERVICES REGISTRY
Home Help for Seniors Respite Care Registry
1777-A Capitola Road
Santa Cruz 95062
462-0880
www.seniornetworkservices.org
Assists persons seeking employment in home help, home maintenance and respite care.
 
WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD
Workforce Santa Cruz County
Career Centers
Human Resources Department
Capitola Career Center
2045 40th Avenue, Suite B
Capitola 95010
464-6286
Goodwill Central Coast Santa Cruz Career Center
350 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz 95060
600-0211
Watsonville Career Center
18 W. Beach Street
Watsonville 95076
763-8933
Offers universal access to core employment services, referrals directly to jobs, training, education or other employment services.
www.workforcescc.com