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1231 Bay St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 429-3995

WPENS is a nonprofit parent cooperative that offers “quality education to both child and parent.” Parents and caregivers learn through daily activities, seminars and speaker meetings.

Founded in the 1970s, WPENS (Westside Parent Education Nursery School) builds a support system for families and a learning community that involves parents and children in hands-on learning and creative activities. Parents are involved in every aspect of running the school.

Connecting With Community Groups in Santa Cruz County

Santa Cruz County community groups and nonprofits play a fundamental role in making this a safe and thriving place.

Consider getting involved by volunteering your time, donating money, or both. Above you can learn about what services WPENS provides to the community and easily volunteer, donate, register for services, or connect with them on social media. Visit the Santa Cruz County Community Groups directory to see a comprehensive list of organizations on all subjects that are relevant to creating a vibrant local community.

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