Contact Us

If you or your family are experiencing homelessness and you have not yet completed a Smart Path Assessment (also known as a VI-SPDAT), please visit one of the Access Points listed below. For recorded information on Smart Path Access points in English and Spanish, call:
(831) 454-4122. You can also download a list in English here or in Spanish here (last updated 7/12/18).

Contact Smart Path Referral Analyst, Monica Lippi at (831) 454-4108 or by email: if you have already completed a Smart Path Assessment and you need to update your contact information, or you have a life-changing event, such as:

  • Minor child/ren joined the household.
  • You have been diagnosed with a chronic illness or disability.
  • You are no longer interested in being considered for housing.

If you are an agency interested in becoming a Smart Path Access Point, or if you have questions not related to the assessment and referral process, please contact Leslie Goodfriend or by phone: (831) 454-7543.

For questions about Smart Path committees or workgroups, contact Jessica Scheiner by email: or by phone: (831) 454-4088.

Access Points

Homeless Services Center
115 B Coral Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 458-6020
Se Habla Español

Adult Assessments are provided Mondays through Fridays, 1 PM to 4 PM.  Call, text, or email Brian Lands, Assessment Specialist, at (831) 350-1106 or for an appointment.  Appointments can also be obtained at the Homeless Services Center Safety Kiosk from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM.
Family Assessments are provided Tuesdays 1 PM to 3 PM at the Rebele Family Shelter.  Please bring photo ID for each adult member of the family.

Mountain Community Resources
6134 Highway 9, Felton, CA 95018
(831) 335-6600
Se Habla Español
Assessments provided by appointment only
on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

Santa Cruz Public Library, Downtown Branch
224 Church St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 427-7707
Assessments provided

Tuesdays 1 PM to 3 PM
Thursdays from 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Fridays from 10 AM to 12 PM
Sundays from 2 PM to 4 PM

Veterans Resource Center
1658 Soquel Drive, Suite B, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
(831) 477-7515
Assessments provided
Mondays from 1 PM to 4 PM
Fridays from 9 AM to 12 PM