Food and Meal Programs


COMMUNITY BRIDGES
236 Santa Cruz Avenue
Aptos 95003
688-8840
www.communitybridges.org
Administers the following programs serving seniors (see separate entries for each program in the directory):
Elderday – 458-3481
La Manzana Community Center 724-2997
Lift Line – 425-1558
Live Oak Family Resource Center
– 476-7284
Meals on Wheels – 464-3180, ext 100
Mountain Community Resource
– 335-6600
Nueva Vista Beach Flats Community Center – 426-2322
Nueva Vista Familia Center 423-5747
 
ELENA BASKIN LIVE OAK SENIOR CENTER
1777 Capitola Road
Santa Cruz 95062
475-7177
Meals Monday through Friday at 12:30 p.m.
 
FOOD BANK
Second Harvest Food Bank
800 Ohlone Parkway
Watsonville 95076
722-7110 — Distributes USDA commodities to Santa Cruz County residents; call to find out about food distribution schedule. Assists with CalFresh applications.
662-0991 — Community Food Hotline
www.thefoodbank.org
 
FOOD STAMPS (Cal Fresh)
Program for low income qualified people to purchase food. Apply by phone at 1-888-421-8080 or online at www.benefitscalwin.org
 
GREY BEARS
2710 Chanticleer (near Soquel Drive)
Santa Cruz 95065
479-1055
www.greybears.org
Yearly membership $30. Distributes free bags of food to designated sites and homebound seniors.
 

HIGHLANDS SENIOR DINING CENTER
Senior Center of San Lorenzo Valley
Highlands Park
8500 Highway 9
Ben Lomond 95005
336-5366
Meals Monday through Friday at noon.

LOUDEN NELSON COMMUNITY CENTER
301 Center Street
Santa Cruz 95060
427-0901
www.communitybridges.org
Meals Monday through Friday at noon.
 
MEALS ON WHEELS
Community Bridges
1777-A Capitola Road
Santa Cruz   95062
464-3180, ext. 100
www.communitybridges.org
Provides daily meals to homebound adults and 5 senior dining centers throughout the county.
 

SCOTTS VALLEY SENIOR CENTER
370 Kings Village Road
Scotts Valley 95066
438-8666
Meal Wednesday at 11:30

WATSONVILLE SENIOR CENTER

114 E. 5th Street
Watsonville 95076
724-2024
Meal Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. All other days the meal is served at 11:45.