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Outside Agency Directory

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Emergency 911
Graffiti Hotline 420-5303
Parent's Center 426-7322
Suicide Prevention 458-5300
Walnut Avenue Women's Center 1-866-269-2559 (toll free)
Women's Crisis Support/Defensa de Mujeres 1-888-900-4232 (toll free)
Youth Services Hotline 425-0771 or 728-2226

Community Services & Government Agencies
Adult Protective Services 454-4101
Animal Services Authority 454-7303
Child Protective Services 454-4222
Dept of Motor Vehicles 800-777-0133
Downtown Hospitality Program 428-9544 and 428-9552
Santa Cruz Neighbors -
Victim Witness Assistance Program 454-2010 
Walnut Avenue Women's Center 426-3062 

Law Enforcement Agencies
Anti-Crime Team 454-2320
Capitola Police Department 475-4242
Highway Patrol 662-0511
Scotts Valley Police Dept 440-5670
Sheriff's Office 454-3042
UCSC Police Department 459-2231
Watsonville Police Department 768-3300

Criminal Justice Agencies

District Attorney's Office 454-2400
Jail, Santa Cruz County 454-2420
Juvenile Hall 454-3800
Superior Court-Criminal 420-2200
Superior Court-Traffic 420-2200 

Substance Abuse/Counseling Programs

Nar-Anon Family Groups or 800-477-6291 - professional web guide that can connect addicts and families with recovery and treatment options.  
Alcoholics Anonymous 831-475-5782
Alto Counseling Center 831-423-2003 or 831-688-8100
Department of Rehabilitation 831-465-7100
Janus Residential Treatment Program 831-462-1770 (detox) or 831-462-1060
Methadone Detoxification and Maintenance 831-425-0112
Narcotics Anonymous 831-429-7436
Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center 831-423-3891

Other Information

Community Assistance Reward Fund Information
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Marsy’s Law Victim Rights Card

Marsy's Law Victim Rights Card en Español