• Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services

    • Non Profit-Medical/Health
    680 W. Beach St.
    Watsonville, CA 95076
    (831) 724-9100
    (831) 724-9101 (fax)
    Hours:
    9 am to 5 pm
    on- call for families as needed

    About Us

    Mission and Purpose:
    Jacob’s Heart exists to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses by supporting their families in the challenges they face. Since read more
    • About

      Mission and Purpose:
      Jacob’s Heart exists to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses by supporting their families in the challenges they face. Since 1998, Jacob’s Heart has provided emotional, practical, financial and peer support to 600 local children with cancer and more than 2,000 of their family members.
      Vision:
      We envision a community where every child with a serious or life-threatening condition has a strong, supported and informed family empowered to fully participate in their care. We strive to inspire compassionate action within local communities, to create a safety net of support for the unique needs of each child and family.

    • Highlights

      • Emotional support and counseling
      • Grocery and meal deliveries to homes and hospital
      • Practical and financial assistance
      • Transportation to and from treatment
      • Peer mentorship, social support, celebrations and memorials
    • Media

    • Whom to Contact

      • Lori Butterworth
        Executive Director
        680 W. Beach St.
        Watsonville, CA 95076
        Phone: (831)724-9100 x101