This resource list is provided as courtesy and does not endorse or recommend any one resource over another. Arrangements, costs and verification of licensing, bonding are the responsibility of the Interested party.

Hired Caregiver Resources

Motherhealth Caregiver: 408-854-1883               Victorian Home Care: 662-3093

Lifespan Care Management: 469-4900                           ComForCare Senior Services: 427-1553

Visiting Angels: 430-0616                                            Quality Home Care: 684-2570

Innovative Care Advocates: 471-5183                           Motherhealth Caregiver: 408-854-1883

Safe at Home Senior Care: 462-3500

Touched by Angels: 687-0444                                       Ruth Martin Home Care: 234-1484

Meadowood Home Care: 824-7676                               Capitola Home Care LLC: (831) 277-3983

Care from the Heart: 476-8316                                      Home Helpers: 471-5183

Familiar Surroundings: 480-3990                                  Myrna Smith’s Group: 234-9685 (live-in rate)

In Home Support Services (IHSS) (caregiver program only Medi-Cal): SC 454-4101 / Wats 763-8800.

          IHSS Public Authority (registry/timecard for IHSS providers): 454-4036

Home Health Agencies & In Home Care                  Hospice Care Agencies

Sutter Care at Home: 831-455-8901                            Hospice of Santa Cruz County: 831-430-3000

Sutter VNA / AIM: 831-455-8901                               Heartland Hospice: 831-373-8442

Dominican Home Health: 831-465-7988                     Bridge Hospice: 831-216-5585

Choice Home Health: 844-335-649

*Home health and Hospice agencies require a doctor’s order for eligibility / covered by insurance when applicable

Miscellaneous Resources:


Liftline (low income with application): 425-1558, Metro Para Cruz: 425-4664, Volunteer Center (seniors): 427-3435 / 722-6708. Courtesy Cab: 761-3122 (Watsonville, Senior / disabled discounts and wheelchair access),

Gogo Grandparent: 855-464-6872 ( To use Uber/Lyft with no smart phone access),

American Cancer Society Transportation: 1-800-227-2345 (with cancer diagnosis)

**For Medi-Cal recipients only: Central Coast Alliance without wheelchair: 430-5577. Central Coast Alliance with a wheelchair: 430-5640. Gurney Transport: Central Coast Ambulance: 685-3200, AMR: 888-650-8549.

Freedom Medical Transportation: 920-0687

Health Care Coverage: Medi-Cal: 888-421-8080, Medicare 800-633-4227, HICAP (Medicare Insurance advocacy): 462-5510, Covered California

Meals/Food: Community Food Hotline: 662-0991, Second Harvest Food Bank: 722-7110, Cal Fresh: 888-421-8080, Meal on Wheels: 464-3180, Teen Kitchen Project: 316-4540, Grey Bears: 479-1055

Housing: Housing Authority of Santa Cruz County: 454-9455, Homeless Services Center: 458-6020, Social Network Services: 462-6788 / 728-1751, Smart Path Assessment: 454-4121 (must be homeless)