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Disability Services

California Relay (CRS)
Toll Free: 1 (800) 735-2929   TDD to Voice
Toll Free: 1 (800) 735-2922   Voice to TDD
Relays telephone calls between TDD and voice callers.

Adult Protective Services
(831)755-8490
(831)899-8010
Receives reports of abuse of dependent adults

California Assistive Technology System (CATS)
Toll Free: 1 (800) 390-2699
Toll Free: 1 (800) 900-0706   TDD for deaf callers
Information on obtaining assistive devices and services.

California Council of the Blind
Toll Free: 1 (800) 221-6359

California Department of Rehabilitation
(831) 443-3100
Vocational rehabilitation, job training and placement

California State Library
Braille and Talking Books
Toll Free: 1 (800) 952-5666

Central Coast Center for Independent Living
(831) 757-2968
Advocacy, information and referrals for the disabled.

Crisis Line for the Handicapped
Toll Free: 1 (800) 426-4263
Volunteer counseling and support.

Del Mar Caregiver Resource Center
(831) 424-4359
Toll Free: 1 (800) 624-8304
Information and referral, counseling and respite for caregivers
of brain-impaired adults.

Deaf & Hard of Hearing Service Center, Inc.
339 Pajaro Street, Suite B
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 753-6540 (Voice)
(831) 753-6541 (TTY)
(831) 753-6542 (Fax)
ccinfo@dhhsc.org
Information and services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

San Andreas Regional Center
(831) 442-3061
Serves people with developmental disablities and offers multilingual
support groups for family members

Monterey County Department of Social Services
Salinas District Office
1000 South Main Street
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-8490
Case-management and limited personal and domestic services for
disabled people 18 and over.

Visiting Nurse Association (VNA)
(831) 758-8243
In-Home Health Care

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Emergency

Monterey County Emergency Communications

Ambulance
Emergency calls only 911

Salinas Fire Department
Emergency calls only 911
222 Lincoln Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 758-7261

Salinas Police Department
Emergency calls only 911
Main Office
222 Lincoln Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 758-7236

East Side Service Center
1200 North Sanborn Road
Salinas, CA 93905
(831) 758-7200

Poison Control
Toll Free: 1 (800) 876-4766   24 hours
Toll Free: 1 (800) 972-3323   TDD (for deaf callers only)

Disaster Services

American Red Cross
Monterey County Chapter
942 Lupin Drive
Salinas, CA 93906
(831) 424-4824 / (831) 375-5730

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Disaster Assistance Information
Toll Free: 1 (800) 525-0321
Disaster Assistance Registration
Toll Free: 1 (800) 462-9029

Monterey County Office of Emergency Services
(831) 755-3991
En Español: (831) 796-3349
Disaster preparedness information.

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Employment

California Conservation Corps (CCC)
Toll Free: 1 (800) 952-5627
Jobs for people ages 18-23

California Department of Rehabilitation
(831) 443-3100
Vocational rehabilitation, job training and placement

Mission Trails (ROP) Regional Occupational Program
867 East Laurel Drive
Salinas, CA 93905
(831) 753-4209
Computer, technical and other job training.

Joblink of Monterey County
730 La Guardia Avenue
Salinas, CA 93902
(831) 755-5860
Fax: (831) 755-3246

Monterey County Employment Opportunities
Human Resources Division
240 Church Street
Salinas, CA 93902
(831) 755-5116
En Español: (831) 755-5116
24-hour job line: (831) 7555126

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Family

Adoption and Foster Care

Monterey County Family and Children Services
1000 South Main Street, Suit 112
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-4475
Adoption Services

The Independent Adoption Center
Toll Free: 1 (800) 877-6736
Facilitates open adoptions

California Adoption and Foster Care Referral
Toll Free: 1 (800) 543-7487

Child Care

Trustline
Toll Free: 1 (800) 822-8490
Conducts background check on childcare providers exempt from licensing.

Monterey County Childcare Referral and Resources
(831) 757-0756
Toll Free: 1 (800) 339-9306

Child Abuse and Family Violence

Monterey County Family and Children Services
1000 South Main Street, Suit 112
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-4475

Community Human Services
(831) 373-4773   24 hours

Child Protective Services
Monterey County
(831) 755-4475
Toll Free: 1 (800) 606-6618

Family Resource Center
(831) 757-7915

Sunrise House
116 East Alisal Street
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 758-3302
Fax: (831) 758-8108
Youth and family counseling and crisis center

Women's Crisis Center
Toll Free: 1 (888) 757-1001