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. You can also download a list in English here or in Spanish here (last updated 5/8/2018).

If you have already completed a Smart Path Assessment and need to update your contact information, or if you meet any of the following conditions, please contact the Smart Path Referral Specialist Habiba Rotter at (831) 226-2518.

  • If you have a life-changing event, such as
    • Having minor children join the household.
    • Being 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 the Smart Path Coordinated Entry Director Robyn McKeen at or (831) 200-3735.

To download a copy of our Smart Path Information Sheet, please click here.

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
Thursdays from 9 AM to 12 PM
Fridays from 10 AM to 12 PM
Sundays from 1 PM to 3 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