Monday, October 24, 2016


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.

The Human Services Department will accept new foster care applications through September 30, 2016, but will be unable to accept any new foster care applications between October 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016.

Please contact Licensing Supervisor Trevor Davis at (831) 454-4687 or with any questions or concerns regarding these changes.