With the support of community leaders and partners, the City of Lompoc has launched Caring Together Lompoc, a public awareness campaign to help people self-identify as a “caregiver” and understand they are not alone in their efforts
In Santa Barbara County, there are 70,000 unpaid caregivers that provide long-term care to their loved ones or family members suffering from a physical or mental illness, disability, or other serious condition. The care they provide is valued at $624 million annually – a responsibility and expense that would otherwise be placed on our healthcare facilities and community care organizations.
In Santa Barbara County, we are addressing the challenges that place our health, environment and community at risk. The Food Action Plan is the result of two years of collaboration and partnership, over a thousand hours of volunteer time, and the significant investment of local foundations and donors. Explore the plan
The Santa Barbara Foundation is committed to innovative solutions supporting people who need care and the people who care for them. The Community Caregiver Initiative (CCI) is increasing awareness and advancing support for the 70,000 unpaid family caregivers in Santa Barbara County.