What is Connecting Point?
Connecting Point is a public agency connecting people to supportive programs, information, and services in Nevada County, Placer County, and beyond. About Us
We envision a community that values and supports the health and well-being of every individual.
We provide individualized services to parents participating in Nevada County’s CalWORKs to build the skills, confidence, and experience needed to develop their careers. We provide classes, training, temporary financial assistance, and job placement.
Youth Jobs Corps (Ages 16-30): We provide job readiness training, goal setting, and employment search support to young adults in Nevada County and Tahoe-Truckee.
Recovery Navigators assist those impacted by disaster with the long recovery process by helping them access aid and resources. We are currently serving the brave individuals and households impacted by the 2021 River Fire.
In-Home-Support-Services connects IHSS-eligible consumers with care providers to assist with everyday activities like bathing, meals, shopping, and cleaning. The IHSS program helps people live safely and independently at home.
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Our 24/7 call center is an information hub that connects people with local and regional programs and services. We serve Nevada County, Placer County, and the Tahoe-Truckee region by providing warm handoffs, enrollments, screenings, info and more.
Our free online portal connects community members with volunteering opportunities at eligible nonprofit organizations serving Nevada County. Search by organization, type of opportunity or area of interest – or list your organization’s volunteer positions!