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SUPPORT

OUR PROGRAMS

Haven to Home (HTH)

The Haven to Home Program serves the unhoused members of the community. The HTH program was created to provide supportive services and resources and create a pathway to stability for those experiencing homelessness. The Haven to Home program offers to unhoused clients: access to WVCS Market for food needs, uplift bus passes for transportation needs, laundry quarters, hygiene kits, referalls to shelters, safe parking, employment, and housing.  

West Valley Community Services partners with the Rotating Safe Car Park, which operates from the North County Safe Car Park program (https://www.propeace.org/rscpshelter.html).

Special Programs

Throughout the year West Valley Community Services partners with donors, volunteers, and local organizations with programs to support underserved individuals and families during events, back to school and the holidays. Our annual special programs include:

  • Birthday Cakes for children of clients (in partnership with Cakes4Kids)

  • Back to School Program

  • Thanksgiving Meal Program (in partnership with the Rotary Club of Cupertino and St. Joseph's Cupertino Church)

  • Gift of Hope: Holiday Program

  • Summer Camp Vouchers

Financial Empowerment Program

Partially Sponsored By

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The Financial Empowerment Program helps families develop financial literacy skills in order to build their own safety net and move towards self-sufficiency. Participants work one-on-one with a case manager and volunteer financial coach to set long-term goals and develop new personal financial management skills.

 

VITA Program

WVCS offers free income tax preparation services for low-income households. Get help with special tax credits including earned income tax credits and child tax credits. Free electronic filing (e-filing) is available for your convenience. Appointments (virtual/phone/in-person) will be available from February to April (check for availability closer to the program dates).

Free Workshops and Resource Fairs

WVCS hosts resource fairs and offers workshops on budgeting, credit, counseling services, legal consultation, mindfulness exercises, cooking, and many more. The workshops and resource fairs are open to clients and the public.