Wednesday, February 22, 2017


Important Announcement Regarding Changes in Foster Family Approvals

On January 1, 2017, new State regulations for the approval process of new foster families will go into effect in Santa Cruz County.  In preparation for these changes, the Human Services Department will not be holding foster care orientations until after January 1, 2017.

On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, the Human Services Department will be holding an orientation meeting for anyone interested in learning more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. This meeting will run from 6 – 8pm at the Live Oak Family Resource Center in Santa Cruz: 1740 17th Avenue. The orientation is open to all residents of Santa Cruz County. There is no need to register beforehand.

Please contact Licensing Supervisor Trevor Davis at (831) 454-4687 or with any questions related to the above information.