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Created by United Way of the Bay Area, SparkPoint Centers are financial education centers that help individuals and families who are struggling to make ends meet. We help our clients address immediate financial crises, get them back on their feet, and build financially secure futures.
SparkPoint East Contra Costa is located in the Ambrose Community Center, a remodeled Health & Human Services building, which is also home to a recreation center.
Our one-stop centers bring together a full range of services, and we encourage clients to take advantage of two or more at a time. By combining services, SparkPoint clients reach their financial goals faster.
Every SparkPoint client gets a coach who helps create a step-by-step plan to set and achieve personal financial goals - from getting out of debt, to going back to school, or finding a job.