Foster Youth

Healthy Start Program

440 Arthur Road

Watsonville, CA 95076

Phone: (831) 761-6125

Fax: (831) 761-6130


Contact: Richard Puente, Coordinator, Services for At Risk Students


PVUSD Foster Youth qualify to the following services:

School Enrollment (Pre-Kinder - 12th), Insurance Enrollment, CalFresh Enrollment, Assistance with completing forms, Free breakfast & lunch at school, Transportation

Information & Referral to the following; Medical, Dental, Counseling, Education Programs, and Food


When funding is available; assistance with school supplies, backpacks, and clothing. 


All students are referred and encouraged to participate in the After School Program.


PVUSD Foster Youth Tutoring Process & Referral Form 

Foster Youth Education - Contacts

Alternative Education Contact Info:

Michael Paynter
Manager, Student Services Foster Youth Services, AEP
(831) 466-5729


Kim Corneille
FosterEd Program Manager
(831) 466-5665


Foster Youth Services (FYS) Resources and Links: