Santa Cruz County SNAP Benefits (California)

Santa Cruz County Food Stamp Offices provide nutrition benefits through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP, also known as food stamps, provides nutrition assistance for income-eligible households in Santa Cruz County, California. Local Food Stamp Offices process applications for Santa Cruz County SNAP benefits, determine whether individuals or families meet the eligibility requirements, and provide nutritional education resources. Food Stamp Offices also help administer monthly food benefits, distribute food assistance, and accept applications for Santa Cruz County SNAP benefits. Food Stamp Offices provide information about their services or making an appointment online.

Santa Cruz Human Services Department Food Stamp Office Santa Cruz CA 1020 Emeline Avenue 95060 831-454-4165

Watsonville Human Services Department Food Stamp Office Watsonville CA 18 West Beach Street 95076 831-763-8500


Santa Cruz County Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer programs and services to assist children and families, such as emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Many offer children's welfare services, including nutritional assistance in Santa Cruz County, California. Food assistance can include monthly food benefits, access to food banks, and other nutrition assistance resources. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices provide information on applying for SNAP benefits, meeting income eligibility requirements, and receiving food assistance. Santa Cruz County Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices list their resources and services on their website.

Pajaro Childrens Services Watsonville CA 420 Main Street, 210 95076 831-763-8100

Santa Cruz County 4-H Youth Program Watsonville CA 1432 Freedom Boulevard 95076 831-763-8040

Watsonville Youth Center Watsonville CA 30 Maple Avenue 95076 831-728-6126