Welcome to the County of Santa Barbara Community Services Department (CSD)
We are committed to providing quality services and facilities that meet the needs of our community. We hope that you will enjoy and take advantage of all the wonderful facilities and services we provide.
We encourage you to visit our beautiful County Parks, partake in cultural arts events and recreation, visit your local library, explore sustainable energy solutions and participate in affordable housing services. We are here for you and our goal is to connect people to opportunities.
— George Chapjian, Department Director
Come explore our 24 day use locations, 2 full-service camping and cabin facilities at Jalama Beach and Lake Cachuma, 45 open spaces and 12 beach areas totaling 8,595 acres of beautiful scenery and recreational enjoyment. See you soon!Visit Parks
The Housing and Community Development Division (HCD) administers federally- and locally-funded grant programs.Explore HCD
Arts & Culture
The Santa Barbara County Office of Arts & Culture manages public art programs, fosters creative partnerships, oversees grant programs, provides leadership in cultural services and serves as a bridge between local government and the arts.Explore Arts
Driving the most effective energy and sustainability solutions for the long-term benefit of Santa Barbara Country's residents and economy.More about ESI