SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC is a community based partnership designed to help individuals become financially sustainable. We help students advance their knowledge on budgeting, credit, and overcoming financial challenges. You'll get the support you need with free financial workshops and coaching!
A one stop financial coaching center helping individuals overcome financial challenges
– we’re here to help!!!!
Our goal at SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC is to help you by increasing income, managing credit, and building assets.
ALL services are FREE. Workshops are open to all students. We offer:
In-person SparkPoint services are available in Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 am - 3 pm in the EOPS office suite located on the first floor of the Student Services Center at the Pleasant Hill campus.
SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC provides individuals the opportunity to learn about the benefits of budgeting by working with our financial coach. Students can advance toward their near and long term future goals by getting help in:
A SPCC – DVC financial coach may also help individuals enroll in health coverage programs, such as Contra Costa CARES and Covered California, and enroll in benefits based on eligibility and requirements.
Our credit coach at SPCC – DVC understands the importance of good credit and how good credit can positively help you in the long-term.
Work with our credit coach to:
As a one-stop center, SPCC – DVC also works with consumer law attorneys to assist with consumer legal issues or if you are considering bankruptcy. Issues include:
In-person appointments are available Mondays and Wednesdays on Mondays and Wednesdays between the hours of 11 am and 3 pm in the EOPS suite located on the first floor of the Student Services Center at the Pleasant Hill campus.
Virtual appointments are available Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.
Make sure you file your taxes! You have until October in California to file and you may be eligible for cash back tax credits to pay for the back-to-school expenses. Free tax prep is available near you.
File online or call the SparkPoint Contra Costa East office for more information. See if you qualify for the Child Tax Credit and/or Earned Income Tax Credit: (925) 252-2331.