Community Resources

Santa Cruz, California is known for its beaches and beautiful redwoods, but is also a place providing excellent resources and activities for community members with special needs. Provided below are links to some of the most useful resources offered in the Santa Cruz county.

Other local Supported Living and Independent Living Services:

Shared Adventures Shared Adventures provides recreation services to people with developmental disabilities by creating ”opportunities to enjoy arts and social interaction, as well as engage with the natural environment through outdoor recreation. Our diverse Calendar of Activities includes kayaking, art classes, surfing, trips to local venues, sailing, indoor rock-climbing, river rafting, dance parties with live music, archery, camping trips, whale watching, bowling, horseback riding, table tennis and much more.” You can visit their website by clicking here or check out what activities are happening this month on their calendar. 

Additional Resources for Life-Sharing Communities: