How do I apply for CAPI?

CAPI applications are available at the County of Santa Cruz Customer Service Centers located at 1020 Emeline Avenue in Santa Cruz and 18 West Beach Street in Watsonville.

A meeting with a County Benefit Representative will be scheduled once your completed application is received to gather documents and complete other requirements.

If you are unable to apply in person, call (888) 421-8080 (Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) and an application packet will be mailed to you.

Please note: County of Santa Cruz CAPI applications and payments are processed by San Mateo County.