Alameda County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Alameda County.

Youth Employment Partnership - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.yep.org
2300 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94601
510-533-3447

Provides many services to young adults 18-24 years old. Services include GED instruction, tutoring, case management, drivers license assistance, mental health & substance abuse treatment/prevention, housing assistance, job training in construction/customer service, community & leadership development and after-school/summer employment. All services are free. Clients must live in Oakland. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Womens Daytime Drop-In Center- Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

2218 Acton Street
Berkeley, CA 94702
510-548-2884

Provides a daytime drop-in center for homeless single women & women with children. Offers nutrition classes, women support groups, mom' club, housing assistance, health education groups, chemical dependency groups and counseling, yoga, domestic violence education and case management. Offers use of telephone and personal message & mail services. Breakfast and lunch provided. Services are free. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 4 pm

Women's Daytime Drop-in Center Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
https://www.womensdropin.org/
2218 Acton St
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 548-2884

Hours: M-F 8am-4pm. A safe daytime shelter for homeless women and children. Provides food, workshops, information personal hygiene items, and transitional housing options. Operates: The Bridget House: Bridget House provides up to six months of free housing for four families (a mother and up to two children under the age of ten). We focus on helping mothers who have a history of domestic violence and/or drug or alcohol addiction. How to apply: To be eligible for Bridget House, a mother must: Have one or two children in her care. Be homeless, with documentation of homelessness. To apply, applicants should contact The Hub by calling 211 to participate in an intake survey

St. Vincent de Paul Visitation Center for Women

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

2272 San Pablo Ave
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 444-3790

Services include showers, hygiene kits, laundry, clothing, infant formula, diapers, play area for children, transportation vouchers, phone and voicemail service, housing referrals, Community Center services referrals, classes, and training.

St. Mary's Center Senior Services

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

925 Brockhurst St
Oakland, CA 94608
(510) 923-9600

Hours: M-F 9am to 4pm closed 12pm-1pm for lunch. Provides senior services (55 and over), outreach and advocacy, Food for All Ages, preschool for low-income Oakland households, winter shelter for seniors from December 1st-April 30th, 25 beds, first come-first served. Substance abuse treatment, housing for clients, transportation for clients, general case management, and a vibrant Recovery 55 Program Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, Friday 9:30am-11am

Options Recovery Outpatient Services - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.optionsrecovery.org
1931 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
510-666-9552

Offers an outpatient substance abuse treatment program. Services include 12 step work, self esteem groups, anger management, acupuncture, yoga, life skills, relapse prevention, smoking cessation, individual and group counseling. Assists clients with applying for General Relief, food stamps and discount bus cards. Transitional housing for clients in the program. Services are free. Call for an intake appointment. Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am - 8:30 pm, Tue & Th 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Operation Dignity

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
http://operationdignity.org/
85 Eighth St
Oakland, CA 94606
510 208-5117

Assists homeless veterans and their families. Provides emergency, transitional and permanent housing for homeless in Alameda County. We also offer comprehensive support services, nutritious meals and a strong peer community.

Oakland Independence Support Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-21

PO Box 70010, Station D
Oakland, CA 94612
(510)465-7624

OISC is a self-help, client run organization in Downtown Oakland which provides a comprehensive network of services and peer support for mentally disabled homeless individuals. Over its eleven-year history, OISC has grown from a community center that provides meals and support groups to a multi-service agency with professional counseling, housing search assistance, job placement services, an adult literacy program, and computer classes.

Oakland Homeless Project

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
https://www.oaklandca.gov/
1820 Jefferson Street
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 465-0881

Housing assistance.

My Brothers Helper, Inc.- Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

1118 Wood Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-410-0196

Provide fully furnished housing and all basic living needs. Services include individual counseling, drug treatment, basic skills training, fatherhood skills training, job referrals, financial management, mentoring, and spiritual guidance. Fees based on sliding scale; minimum is $400 or $550 per month. One person per room. Provide your own food. Call for an intake appointment. Mon-Fri 10 am - 4 pm, Sat 10 am - 12 pm

Goldie's Care Home, Incorporated

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

27764 Mandarin Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544
510-265-1722

Offers a sober living environment for dually diagnosed (EOP/CCCMS) men & women. Provides 3 meals per day, transportation to appointments, and assistance with finding permanent housing. Fees based on a sliding scale. Call for an intake interview. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm

East Oakland Community Project

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

7515 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94621
(510)-532-3211

Provides a 33 bed women's shelter as well as an 85 bed men's shelter as well as a family unit. This is a 24 Hour Emergency Shelter and that provides a Literacy, Computer Training Program, Substance Abuse Counseling, HIV/AIDS program, Food, Clothing, Housing Assistance, Job Search assistance and Counseling, Life Skills Counseling, and Health Care advice.

Davis Street Family Resource Center - San Leandro

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://davisstreet.org
3081 Teagarden Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-347-4620

Offers individual and family therapy, child development programs, access to subsidized childcare, parenting education classes, food, clothing, medical & dental services, mental health services, and emergency assistance with utility bills. All services are free. Clients must be a resident of: San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Hayward or Castro Valley. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 8 pm, Fri 9 am - 6 pm.

CID Project of the East Bay- Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
https://apeb.org/
1320 Webster Street
Oakland, CA 94612
510-663-7979

Provides advocacy and support to CID clients. Services include a Wellness Clinic that offers primary care, food pantry, housing, funds for utilities, access to counseling, crisis intervention, long-term case management and agency referrals. Services are free. Call to schedule an intake appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am - 12:30 pm & 1:30 - 5:30 pm

Berkeley Food & Housing Project Women's Overnight

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

2140 Dwight (& Shattuck)
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510)-649-4965

Services, dinner, and shelter beds for women up to 4 months. Works with people who are homeless to move them into affordable permanent housing as quickly as possible – and to help them remain housed. To facilitate this, we provide an extensive range of food, housing, and social support services over 5 counties – Alameda, Solano, Contra Costa, Sacramento, and Amador. Our portfolio includes programming specifically designed for the chronically homeless, those with disabilities and serious mental illness, and veterans.

Berkeley Drop In Center- Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

3234 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-653-3808

Helps mentally ill and homeless by helping apply for SSI and General Assistance. Provides peer counseling, group meetings and substance abuse counseling. They also offer assistance in referrals to job training programs, housing, clothing and food. Clients must be a resident of Berkeley or homeless. Daily snacks are available starting at 9am. All services are free. Call for the best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 4 pm, Fri 9 am - 2 pm.

Berkeley Drop In Center - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

3234 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-653-3808

Helps mentally ill and homeless by helping apply for SSI and General Assistance. Provides peer counseling, group meetings and substance abuse counseling. They also offer assistance in referrals to job training programs, housing, clothing and food. Clients must be a resident of Berkeley or homeless. Daily snacks are available starting at 9am. All services are free. Call for the best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 4 pm, Fri 9 am - 2 pm

Ark of Refuge/Walker House - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

9702 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94603
510-635-8422

Offers case management to clients living with CID. Services include emergency housing, counseling, financial resources, benefit advocacy, education and vocational training. This is a satellite office located at Allen Temple Church. All services are free. You must have a CA ID and proof of CID status. Call for additional information.

Alameda County Behavioral Health Services (PSN)- Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
http://bhcs.co.alameda.ca.us/
1900 Embarcadero Cove
Oakland, CA 94606
510-567-8112

Provides Alameda County residents with referrals to addiction and substance abuse treatment, mental health services, crisis & emergency services, disability assistance, education & instruction, employment & training, families & children, general health care, housing/homeless services, insurance & benefits and legal issues. Please call for more information. Part of the Parolee Services Network (PSN).

A Safe Place - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

P.O. Box 23006
Oakland, CA 94623
510-986-8600

Provides a domestic violence program for battered women and children. Services include: 24 hour crisis referral and information hotline (510-536-7233), emergency shelter, children's program, community counseling, support groups, community education & outreach, teen violence prevention, legal support services, permanent housing assistance, emergency food, clothing and transportation, and CAL works assistance. All services are free. Separate services for male victims also available.http://www.asafeplacedvs.org



Alameda County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Alameda County.

Youth Emergency Assistance Hostel (YEAH!)

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
https://covenanthousecalifornia.org/yeah-shelter/
1744 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510)-704-9867

Year-round counseling and case management services (jobs, education, government assistance program help). For youth 18-24 years old. Seasonal shelter (Nov-Apr). Call for availability. Meals, showers, mats with fresh sheets, clean socks and underwear. Separate quarters for women. No infants or children under 18. Pet friendly.

Valley Pregnancy Center (VPC) - Dublin

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06

5776 Stoneridge Mall Road, Suite 200
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 425-0414

Provides medical and counseling help to uninsured pregnant women. Services include medical care, prenatal education, individual and group counseling, pregnancy testing, parenting instruction, abstinence education, clothing pantry for clients, and referrals. Services are free. Call to schedule an appointment. Hours: Mon-Wed 9 am - 5 pm, Th 9 am - 7 pm

Sojourner House- Livermore

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.trivalleyhaven.org/get-help.html
3663 Pacific Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550
925-449-5845

Provides temporary shelter for two-parent families with children, including teenagers, single mothers with children and single fathers with children. There are separate bedrooms for family units, a stocked kitchen, three full baths and laundry facilities. Residents can stay up to 6 months. Services include case management, counseling, childcare when volunteers are available, budgeting, life skills development and job assistance. Services are free. Call to get on waiting list. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 5 pm.

Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.salvationarmyusa.org
601 Webster Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-451-4514

Offers a free residential substance abuse program for men. Program lasts 6-12 months. Shelter, food and clothing free of charge. Clients must work. Provides relapse prevention, life skills training, and anger management. Clients must attend seven 12 Step meetings per week. Call for intake interview. Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 12 pm

Family Emergency Shelter Coalition (FESCO)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-21

22671 Third Street
Hayward, CA 94541
(510)581-3223

FESCO- the Family Shelter- is a nonprofit organization which provides food, shelter, clothing, counseling and access to community resources in the Hayward, Castro Valley, and San Leandro areas. The 24-bed shelter is open all-day and houses approximately 100 families with children each year. FESCO's home page provides information on FESCO, nutrition and health programs, and links to other shelter programs and resources related to homelessness.

East Bay Community Law Center - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
https://ebclc.org/
2921 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-548-4040

Provides free legal services to eligible clients living in Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville. Services include cleaning up criminal records, assisting with appeals process relating to public benefits (CalWorks/ General Assistance/ SSI/ SDI/ MediCal/ FoodStamps), eviction defense, immigration issues, and to CID clients residing in Alameda County. Services are free. Call for an intake interview. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm

Community of Grace - Hayward

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-06
http://www.icgrace.org/
380 Elmhurst Street
Hayward, CA 94544
510-783-8062

Offer food pantry (Wednesday from 11am-12pm) Recovery programs for sexual addiction, co-dependency, and more. picture ID. Also serves Castro Valley and San Lorenzo. Call for more information.

City Team Ministries - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
https://www.cityteam.org/oakland/
722 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-452-3758

Offers a 90 day shelter for men and a residential drug and alcohol program. Clients must sign-up starting at 5pm every day. Two meals provided each day (breakfast & dinner). All residents must leave after eating breakfast and can return at 5pm. The fee per night is $5. Call for more information.

City Team Ministries

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

722 Washington St
Oakland, CA 94607
510-452-3758

Shelter that serves single men only. 50 beds. City Team provides hot meals, safe shelter, showers, and clean clothing. They also have a medical staff and recovery program for men who have drug or alcohol additions.

Centro de Servicios - Union City

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

525 H Street
Union City, CA 94587
510-489-4100

Provides food bank the last Thursday of each month (groceries) and on every Wednesday, except for the last Wednesday of the month) (produce), thrift store, job assistance, senior group (W: 10am-2pm), referral services, and interpretation and immigration services. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Alameda County Homeless Action Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
http://homelessactioncenter.org
1432 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 836-3260

Provides legal services to homeless, low-income and mentally ill people. Assists clients with applying for public benefit programs including, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Medi-Cal, CalWorks, General Assistance (GA), Food Stamps and Cash Assistance Programs for Immigrants (CAPI). Services are free. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon, Wed, Th 9 am - 5 pm, Tue 1 - 5 pm

Alameda County Homeless Action Center - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
http://homelessactioncenter.org
3126 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
510-540-0878

Provides legal services to homeless, low-income and mentally ill people. Assists clients with applying for public benefit programs including, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Medi-Cal, CalWorks, General Assistance (GA), Food Stamps and Cash Assistance Programs for Immigrants (CAPI). Services are free. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon, Wed, Th 9 am - 5 pm, Tue 1 - 5 pm

A Safe Place

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
https://www.asafeplace.org
P. O. Box 23006
Oakland, CA 94623
(510) 986-8600

Shelter for abused and/or battered women and children. Provides a 24 hour Crisis Hotline and domestic abuse counseling as part of their services. Additionally, they offer legal assistance for clients, transportation for clients, and emergency food/clothes for clients.



Alameda County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

See our list of financial assistance programs. We list bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, mortgage assistance programs in Alameda County.

Union City Wonderschool

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-24
https://www.wonderschool.com/ca/union-city/unioncity
30746 Knight Court
Union City, CA 94587

Help for families in need of scholarships or financial assistance, we accept subsidy payment.

Second Chance, Inc.- Newark

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.secondchanceinc.com/
6330 B Thornton Avenue
Newark, CA 94560
510-792-4357

Offers drug and alcohol outpatient treatment for men and women, anger management/domestic violence classes, parenting classes, abstinence support groups, DUI classes, PC 1000 classes, emergency shelter for up to two weeks, and HIV and Hepatitis C testing. Most services are free except court ordered programs. The number listed is both for 24 hour hotline and the office during working hours. Clients walk in to attend an orientation. Hours: Mon-Fri 10 am - 8 pm.

Pacific Center for Human Growth- Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.pacificcenter.org
2712 Telegraph Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
510-548-8283

Offers counseling services for clients that identify as LGBT. Services include individual, couples, family and group therapy. CID Counseling, peer support groups, room rentals and referrals. Services are based on a sliding scale. Does accepts Medi-Cal. Call the counseling request line and leave a message or come in during drop-in hours. A counselor will return your call and conduct a 15 minute phone interview. Hours: Mon-Fri 10 am - 6 pm

Order of Malta Clinic

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
http://orderofmaltaclinic.com/
2121 Harrison St, Ste 102
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 587-3000

Free health care clinic. Only requirement is that you do not currently have any health insurance. Hours: Mon & Wed: 8:30 am-noon & 1-4 pm. Friday: 8:30am to 12 noon.

La Clinica Optical - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.laclinica.org
3060-B East 9th Street
Oakland, CA 94601
510-535-4141

Offers low cost optometry and ophthalmology services, including eye and vision analysis, glaucoma and cataracts evaluation, testing for eye disease, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescription eye glasses and frames. Accepts Medi-cal, private insurance and patients who are unable to pay. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5:30 pm, Sat 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Herald Family Rebuilding Center- Fremont

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

39155 Liberty Street, D450
Fremont, CA 94538
(510) 790-3366

Provides a faith-based organization that helps Asian divorcing families and assists single parents to rebuild their lives. Services include parenting classes, employment training, economic development, and counseling services. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Must call and schedule an appointment or come in to receive more information. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Tue-Fri 10 am - 5 pm

Healthy Oakland Wellness Center- Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02

2580 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
510-444-9655

Offers family planning services, general medicine, health education classes, STD/HIV testing, prostate cancer screening, and medical supplies & equipment. Also offers parenting classes, domestic violence/anger management classes, individual and group counseling, and life skills. All services are free and the clinic accepts walk-ins. Call for the best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Tue 9 am - 9 pm, Wed-Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm.

Healthy Oakland Wellness Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

2580 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
510-444-9655

Offers family planning services, general medicine, health education classes, STD/HIV testing, prostate cancer screening, and medical supplies & equipment. Also offers parenting classes, domestic violence/anger management classes, individual and group counseling, and life skills. All services are free and the clinic accepts walk-ins. Call for the best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Tue 9 am - 9 pm, Wed-Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

East Oakland Recovery Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

7200 Bancroft Avenue, Suite 176
Oakland, CA 94605
510-568-2432

Offers outpatient substance abuse treatment. Services include case management, drug treatment and counseling services. Anger management, life skills, self-esteem, alcohol/drug education, men's issues, women's co-dependency, parenting and living sober classes also offered. There is an on-site therapist. Other services include AA/NA meetings offered daily. Payment is mostly self-pay based on a sliding scale. The cost ranges from $5 to $50 per month. Hours: Mon-Th 8 am - 9 pm, Fri 8 pm - 12 am, Sat 1 - 9 pm

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
https://dredf.org/
3075 Adeline Street, Suite 210
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-644-2555

Offers education, training, legal advocacy, and technical assistance to persons with disabilities and parents of children with disabilities. Call for more information. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm

Cronin House - Hayward

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
https://www.horizonservices.org/cronin-house
2595 Depot Road
Hayward, CA 94545
510-784-5874

Offers a 45-day, co-ed residential substance abuse program. Services include assessment & treatment planning, stabilization, education & information, individual & group counseling, discharge planning & referrals. Accepts dual diagnosis clients. Must have a picture ID and current TB test. Fees based on a sliding scale. Also accepts Medi-cal. Call for an intake interview. Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am - 5 pm

Alameda Family Services - Alameda

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.alamedafs.org
2325 Clement Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
510-629-6300

Offers Early Head Start and Head Start programs, emergency shelter and support for runaway youth, counseling, drug and alcohol treatment for adolescent & adults (Prop.36, PC 1000), anger management, 52 week domestic violence treatment (co-ed) and parenting classes. Fees based on a sliding scale. Call for more information. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 8 pm, Fri 9 am - 5 pm.

Alameda Family Services - Alameda

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.alamedafs.org
2325 Clement Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
510-629-6300

Offers Early Head Start and Head Start programs, emergency shelter and support for runaway youth, counseling, drug and alcohol treatment for adolescent & adults (Prop.36, PC 1000), anger management, 52 week domestic violence treatment (co-ed) and parenting classes. Fees based on a sliding scale. Call for more information. Hours: Mon-Th 9 am - 8 pm, Fri 9 am - 5 pm



Alameda County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

See our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs. The list contains free clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Prescott Joseph Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://prescottjoseph.org
920 Peralta Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-835-8683

Offers a drop-in medical clinic. Services include immunizations, flu shots, TB screening, tetanus shots, screening for diabetes and classes about prenatal and infectious diseases. Service fees based on sliding scale, but TB shots are free. Clinic is open on the second Monday of the month from 1 pm - 3 pm.

Organization to Achieve Solutions in Substance Abuse - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.oasiscliniconline.org
520 27th Street
Oakland, CA 94612
510-834-5442

Provides free Hepatitis C education group every Tuesday at 12pm, free Hepatitis C testing and treatment. Fees for other clinic services are based on a sliding scale. There is no longer substance abuse services being provided. No fee required for group meetings. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Tue & Wed 9 am - 4 pm

Highland Ambulatory Care Clinics - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.acmedctr.org
1411 East 31st Street
Oakland, CA 94602
510-437-8500

Offers primary and specialty medical services to Alameda County residents regardless of ability to pay. Services include general medicine, adult immunology, breast & cervical cancer program, dental, family planning, gynecology, HIV services, nutritionist, obstetrics, pediatrics, podiatry, emergency care and trauma center. Call to schedule an appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 6 am - 7 pm

Hayward Wellness

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

664 Southland Mall Dr.
Hayward, CA 94545
510-266-1700

Provides adult medicine, family planning, health maintenance, immunizations, nutritionist, pediatric clinic, podiatry clinic, pregnancy testing, refugee health screening, STD testing, women services and radiology. Fees are based upon a sliding scale depending upon income. Accept Medi-Cal and Medicare. Call and schedule an appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 6 am - 7 pm

Eastmont Wellness Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.acmedctr.org
6955 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94605
510-567-5700

Offers primary and specialized health care, including adult medical clinic, chest clinic, dental clinic, gynecology, immigration clinic, nutritionist, obstetrics, orthopedics, pediatrics, podiatry, women's s services and a senior health care program. Accepts Medi-Cal. Uninsured clients should call for an appointment with a billing technician for eligibility. Bring a picture ID. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 7 am - 7 pm

Downtown Youth Clinic - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

3100 Summit Street; 2nd Floor
Oakland, CA 94609
510-921-6680

Provides a CID primary care clinic for young adults 13-25 years old. Other services include STD/CID testing and treatment; counseling & education, and peer advocacy. Services are free. Call to schedule a same day appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm

Berkeley Free Clinic

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

2339 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
510-548-2570

Provides free dental, general medical, CID testing, hepatitis services, men

Berkeley Free Clinic

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
http://www.berkeleyfreeclinic.org/
2339 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 548-2570

Open Mon-Fri from 3pm-9pm; Sat. 12pm-3pm and 6pm-9pm. TB services are only offered on Tuesday’s from 3pm-9pm. The BFC is open for telephone calls and first-come-first-served general medical services. Please call before 5:45 PM to arrange a same-evening appointment. The clinic is prepared to treat basic men's STDs, colds and sore throats, simple rashes, and skin concerns. Also tests for TB and pregnancy testing. Limited treatment for ear problems, lower respiratory concerns and urinary tract infections in women. Note: Not for long-term problems, like diabetes or HIV, or possibly life threatening problems.

Alameda County Health Care for the Homeless - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.acphd.org
1900 Fruitvale Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
510-532-1930

Provides general health care only to the homeless. Also offers Tuberculosis (TB) skin test, optical services and dental services. Services are free. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm



Alameda County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

See our list of homeless programs. We list homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for me, women, and families.

Turning Point - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
https://www.fredfinch.org/
3404 King Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-601-8966

Provides residential and outpatient services to young adults ages 18-25 years old. Serves clients that suffer from mental or emotional impairment, developmental disability, homelessness, trauma, substance abuse and transitioning from foster care. Services include short and long-term treatment, mental health counseling, vocational training, educational support, independent living skills and case management. Services are free. Call and request an application packet.

Tri-City Health Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-27

40910 Fremont Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94538
510.770.8040

Tri-City Health Center provides homeless citizens living in our community with access to critically needed health care. We have community case workers, who are able to assist homeless individuals and families living in our community by keeping them informed about the medical and social services we can provide for their health care needs.

Jobs for Homeless Consortium

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-21

2807 Telegraph Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94705
(510)251-6241

The Jobs Consortium is a pioneer in partnering comprehensive, client-centered, one-stop training and employment services with disabled and non-disabled homeless people in Alameda County, California. Their walk-in centers in Oakland and Berkeley have served over 8,000 homeless persons since 1988, and placed over 2,000 of them in jobs.

Harrison House Emergency Shelter

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

711 Harrison St
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 649-1930

You must be referred through the Berkeley Shelter Hotline at (866)-960-2132. Shelter is closed from 9am-5pm every day, open 24 hours for families. There is a separate wing for women and children. No minors are allowed unless accompanied by guardian. Facilities can accommodate 90 people. Free breakfast and dinner. Showers available Mon-Fri 7-10pm. Try to bring your own towel and soap. Wheelchair accessible.

Fred Finch (Turning Point) - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
https://www.fredfinch.org/
3800 Coolidge Avenue
Oakland, CA 94602
510-482-2244

Provides residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment services to young adult ages 18-25 years old. Serves clients that suffer from mental or emotional impairment, developmental disability, homelessness, trauma, substance abuse and transitioning from foster care. Services include: short and long-term treatment, mental health counseling, vocational training, educational support, independent living skills and case management. Services are free. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

Fred Finch (Turning Point) - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
https://www.fredfinch.org/
3800 Coolidge Avenue
Oakland, CA 94602
510-482-2244

Provides residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment services to young adult ages 18-25 years old. Serves clients that suffer from mental or emotional impairment, developmental disability, homelessness, trauma, substance abuse and transitioning from foster care. Services include: short and long-term treatment, mental health counseling, vocational training, educational support, independent living skills and case management. Services are free. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Covenant House

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22

200 Harrison Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(510)-379-1010

Youth Shelter. Shelter provides services for youths ages 18-24 years old. 30 beds, some of the resources they provide include a shelter, case management, life skills, employment services, substance abuse workshops, and money management.

Berkeley Oakland Support Services (BOSS)

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
https://self-sufficiency.org/boss-programs/
1931 Center St
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510)-843-3780

Drop-in center for men & women; limited services until intake complete. Services include homeless employment assistance, substance abuse treatment, advocacy, showers, washer/dryer, counseling, and adult education. Mail and message service available. Telephone use is permitted. Hours: Mondays through Wed 8am-4pm, Thurs 8am-noon, Fri 8am-2pm, Sat-Sun 8:30am-3pm. (Signups on Thursdays, 8am)



Alameda County Alcohol and Drug Rehab Assistance Programs

See our list of drug rehab programs. We list free rehab center, sliding fee scale, alcohol and drug assistance programs and more..

Alameda County, CA Alcohol and Drug Rehab

Local Rehab Assistance: 855-401-7007

Specialists trained to find the best treatment solutions at little to no cost. Call for location and rates for rehab.

Wistar R and R Program - Oakland (Women)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

273 Tunis Road
Oakland, CA 94603
510-689-9607

A Christian based residential substance abuse treatment facility with the following services being offered: Life skills classes, GED program, high school diploma program, counseling, anger management classes and job training. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Call for more information. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 6 pm

Wistar R and R Program - Oakland (Men)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08

9670 Empire Road
Oakland, CA 94603
510-562-8370

A Christian based residential substance abuse treatment facility with the following services being offered: Life skills classes, GED program, high school diploma program, counseling, anger management classes and job training. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Call for more information. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 6 pm, Sat 9 am - 1 pm

West Oakland Health Center, Adeline Street - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.wohc.org
700 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-835-9610

Provides medical, mental health, and substance abuse treatment. Medical services include adult medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, family planning, pediadrics, dentistry, optometry/ophthalmology, cancer and other health screening. They also have pharmacy, laboratory, health education and perinatal support, social services, Women, Infants and Children

West Oakland Health Center, Adeline Street - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.wohc.org
700 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 835-9610

Provides medical, mental health, and substance abuse treatment. Medical services include adult medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, family planning, pediadrics, dentistry, optometry/ophthalmology, cancer and other health screening. They also have pharmacy, laboratory, health education and perinatal support, social services, Women, Infants and Children's Program (WIC), Substance abuse treatment includes methadone maintenance. Outpatient substance abuse programs. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Victory Outreach Men's Recovery Home - Hayward

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.voheart.org
621 Schafer
Hayward, CA 94544
510-783-1022

Offers a residential Christian substance abuse program for men. Services include 12 step, anger management, addiction support services, leadership training, mentoring and aftercare. This is a 2 phase program. Phase 1 is the 12-16 months supervised residential care; phase 2 is the 3-6 months reentry program. Call for an intake interview. All services are free.

Second Chance - Hayward

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://secondchanceinc.com/
107 Jackson Street
Hayward, CA 94544
510-886-8696

Offers an outpatient substance abuse program. Services include individual and group counseling, co-dependency classes, 52 week anger management/domestic violence classes, HIV/Hepatitis C testing and a tattoo removal service. Registered sex offenders and arsonists accepted on a case-by-case basis. Fees based on income. Accepts walk-ins but prefer appointments. Call for an appointment or best times to come in. Hours: Mon, Tue, Th, Fri 12 - 8 pm, Wed 4 - 8 pm.

East Bay Community Recovery Project - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.ebcrp.org
2545 San Pablo Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94612
510-446-7100

Provides outpatient substance abuse treatment. Dual Diagnosis and CID clients served here. Services are based on a sliding scale. Call to schedule an intake appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Community Recovery Center West - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.wohc.org/crcw.html
451 28th Street
Oakland, CA 94612
510-273-4900

Provides a 60-day residential substance abuse treatment program for men, outpatient substance abuse treatment for men and women that includes methadone maintenance, domestic violence counseling for men. There are no day passes. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Funding available. Requires recent TB results. This is a non-smoking facility. Call for intake interview. Hours: Mon-Th 8 am - 7 pm, Fri 8 am - 5 pm

Cherry Hill Detox Program - San Leandro

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
https://www.horizonservices.org/cherry-hill-detoxification
2035 Fairmont Drive
San Leandro, CA 94578
866-866-7496

Offers an inpatient drug and alcohol abuse detox. This is a co-ed facility. The program lasts either 3 days (72 hours) or up to 5 days (120 hours). There is a $50 service fee, but the program will waive fee if client is unable to pay. Call the number listed for a phone screening, and you will then receive an appointment.

BAART - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
https://baartprograms.com/
1124 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94606
510-533-0800

Provides drug addiction treatment and mental health services. Their services include methadone maintenance, individual counseling, group therapy, case management and relapse prevention, CID testing and other services. Clients are accepted on a first come first serve basis and must be at least 18 years of age. Fees based on a sliding scale. They accept- Medi-Cal. Call for an appointment. Drop-ins welcome.

Axis Community Mental Health - Pleasanton(Owens Drive)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.axishealth.org
6666 Owens Drive
Pleasanton, CA 94588
925-462-1755

This site provides mental health counseling for individuals, couples, families and children, drug and alcohol recovery program for teens and adults, DUI program, domestic violence (52 weeks) and anger management classes, Fees based upon a sliding scale. Private insurance and Medi-cal accepted for most programs. Call for additional information. Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm

Axis Community Health - Livermore (Lindbergh Avenue)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.axishealth.org
446 Lindbergh Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
925-462-1755

Offers primary medical care, outpatient substance abuse, anger management, and domestic violence programs for men and women. The substance abuse programs include Driving Under the Influence, drug diversion, and Drug Court (Prop 36). Mental health counseling is also providing. Low and no income clients accepted for initial interview. Call for an appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 1 - 9 pm

Axis Community Health - Livermore (Lindbergh Avenue)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-09
http://www.axishealth.org
446 Lindbergh Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
925-462-1755

Offers primary medical care, outpatient substance abuse, anger management, and domestic violence programs for men and women. The substance abuse programs include Driving Under the Influence, drug diversion, and Drug Court (Prop 36). Mental health counseling is also providing. Low and no income clients accepted for initial interview. Call for an appointment. Hours: Mon-Fri 1 - 9 pm



Alameda County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Alameda County.

Women Organized to Resist Life Threatening Disease (WORLD)- Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.womenhiv.org
449 15th Street Suite 303
Oakland, CA 94612
510-986-0340

Provides support services for women living with CID. Services include weekly support groups, confidential counseling, practical & emotional support, 24 hour emergency emotional support, information & referrals and bilingual & multicultural peer advocates. Services are free. Call for best times to come in. Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

Turning Point - Berkeley

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
Provides residential and outpatient services to young adults ages 18-25 years old. Serves clients th
3404 King Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
510

601-8966

East Bay Food Not Bombs

Date Added/Updated: 2019-01-22
http://ebfnb.org/
2700 Dwight Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 332-6535

Eat with Us rain or shine. Monday – Friday: People’s Park 2556 Haste St. Berkeley by the corner of Dwight Way & Telegraph 3pm. Thursday Oakland Serving National Recycling Center (by the entrance) 1312 Kirkham St. by Mandela Pkwy and 14th St. 1:30pm. Sunday Oakland Serving 14th & Jefferson St. by Sutter Hotel 3:30pm.

Earth Circles Counseling Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-02
http://www.earthcirclescenter.com/
560 Oakland Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
510-601-1929

Offers psychotherapy services for individuals, couples, families and groups. The program addresses depression, relationship conflicts, addictions, eating disorders, childhood trauma, sexual abuse, panic disorders, concerns of aging, spiritual growth and gender issues. Accepts Medi-Cal. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Call for an appointment.

Earth Circles Counseling Center - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-08
http://www.earthcirclescenter.com
560 Oakland Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
510-601-1929

Offers psychotherapy services for individuals, couples, families and groups. The program addresses depression, relationship conflicts, addictions, eating disorders, childhood trauma, sexual abuse, panic disorders, concerns of aging, spiritual growth and gender issues. Accepts Medi-Cal. Fees are based on a sliding scale. Call for an appointment.

Alameda County Bar Association - Oakland

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06
https://www.acbanet.org/
70 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510-302-2222

Provides a legal service called Volunteer Legal Services Corporation which offers legal assistance to low-income residents in Alameda County with certain non-criminal legal issues such as: divorce, general family law advice, custody, visitation, and immigration/citizenship and landlord eviction assistance. Volunteer attorneys provide all the legal work free of charge. Call for additional information.