Deferred Judgment Program/PC 1000

Deferred Judgment (Court Diversion) provides an alternative to incarceration for first-offenders. Counseling services are offered by trained, professional staff in a relaxed, comfortable environment. We are an authorized PC1000 provider for Santa Cruz County. The program consists of ten (10) two-hour group sessions and two individual sessions.

The program satisfies the requirements of most California courts.

Your confidentiality is assured by our compliance with all Federal and State confidentiality laws.

Costs: Sliding fee scale based on income

Flexible appointment hours are available.

To schedule an appointment call 831-423-2003 in North County, or 831-728-2233 in South County


ALTO Counseling Center
716 Ocean St,
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

To schedule an appointment in Santa Cruz call 831-423-2003

ALTO Counseling Center
585 Auto Center Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076

To schedule an appointment in Watsonville call 831-728-2233