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COVID-19 Resources


December 2020 Bilingual Family Resource Calendar Santa Cruz County
November 2020 Bilingual Family Resource Calendar Santa Cruz County

Reduce Spread of Covid-19

Information about Financial and Rental Assistance

Local Resource Centers:

Other Resources:

Eviction Information from Local Partners About the New State Law AB 3088

Healthcare Assistance

Crisis Support

Meal Delivery for Older Adults

Unemployment Assistance

The California Department of Employment Development provides financial assistance to workers who have lost employment, experienced illness, or are caring for a sick family member.

  • There are multiple ways to file an Unemployment and Insurance Claim:
    • Online here
    • By phone: Representatives are available at the following toll-free numbers, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon Pacific time except on state holidays.
      English 1-800-300-5616, Spanish 1-800-326-8937
    • By Mail or by Fax: File your UI claim by accessing the paper Unemployment Insurance Application (under Fill-in Forms). For faster and secure processing, fax the completed application to the number listed on the form. If you mail your application, use the address on the form and allow additional time for processing.
    • How to Apply for UI Benefits Videos English | Spanish

Legal Assistance

Mutual Aid