Other Resources

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  1. Housing, Shelter, and Emergency Resources and Referrals
  2. Legal, Financial, and Housing RIghts Services
  3. Foreclosure Resources
  4. Public Housing Authorities

 

Housing, Shelter and Emergency Resources and Referrals 
Temporary and emergency housing assistance. For general housing referrals, services and assistance for Alameda County, call 211.

Bay Area Community Services (BACS)
(510) 613-0330
www.bayareacs.org
East Oakland Community Project
(510) 532-3211
www.eocp.net

 

 

A Safe Place Domestic
Violence Services
(510) 536-7233
www.asafeplacedvs.org

 Bay Area Rescue Mission

(510) 215-4555
www.bayarearescue.org

 

Eden Information & Referral/
211 Alameda County 
211
www.edenir.org
SAVE (domestic violence)
24-hour Crisis Hotline: 
(510) 794-6055
Community Office:
(510) 574-2250
save-dv.org
Bay Area Rescue Mission
(510) 215-4555
www.bayarearescue.org
Family Emergency Shelter Coalition (FESCO)
(510)581-3223
www.fescofamilyshelter.org
SHELTER, Inc. of
Contra Costa County

(925) 335-0698
www.shelterincofccc.org
Building Futures with Women and Children
1-866-A-WAY-OUT (2929688)
www.bfwc.org
 

Greater Richmond Interfaith Program
(510) 233-2141
www.gripcommunity.org

 

The Society of St. Vincent
de Paul of Alameda County
(510) 638-7600
www.svdp-alameda.org
Center for Independent Living
(510) 841-4776
www.cilberkeley.org

 

Housing CHOICES for Alameda County
www.achousingchoices.org
 

STAND! Against Domestic Violence (Contra Costa)
Crisis Hotline:
(888) 215-5555
General Hotline:
(925) 676-2845
www.standagainstdv.org

Contra Costa Crisis Center/Contra Costa 211
211 or (800) 833-2900
www.crisis-center.org

www.211database.org

A Safe Place Domestic Violence Services
(510) 536-7233
www.asafeplacedvs.org

 

Legal, Financial, and Housing Rights Services

Information and support regarding eviction, unlawful discrimination in housing, and other legal and financial issues.

Bay Area Legal Aid
Alameda County: (510) 663-4744

Contra Costa
(510) 250-5270
Contra Costa County:
(510) 233-9954

Legal Advice Line:

(800) 551-5554
www.baylegal.org

Community Resources
for Independent Living
(510) 881-5743
www.cril-online.org
ECHO Housing Assistance Center
Hayward: (510) 581-9380
Oakland: (510) 496-0496
Livermore: (925) 449-7340
www.echofairhousing.org
Centro de Servicios
(510) 489-4100
www.centrodeservicios.org
Money Management
International

(800) 308-2227
www.moneymanagement.org
Eviction Defense Center
(510) 452-4541

 

Centro Legal de la Raza
(510) 437-1554
www.centrolegal.org
East Bay Community
Law Center

(510) 548-4040
www.ebclc.org
Family Violence Law Center
(510) 208-0220

Hotline: (800) 947-8301
www.fvlc.org

 

Foreclosure Resources

Additional counseling and legal and financial guidance related to foreclosure and tenancy.

Causa Justa :: Just Cause
(510) 763-5877
www.cjjc.org
Project Sentinel
(510) 574-2270
www.housing.org
Unity Council
(510) 535-6943
www.unitycouncil.org
Lao Family Community
Development, Inc.
(510) 533-8850
www.lfcd.org
Tri-Valley Housing
Opportunity Center

(925) 373-3130
www.tvhoc.org
Asian, Inc.
(510) 535-6900
www.asianinc.org
Operation Hope
(510) 535-6700
www.operationhope.org

 

Tenants Together
(888) 495-8020
www.tenantstogether.org

 

Foreclosure prevention
program hotlines:
Keep Your Home California

(888) 954-KEEP (5337)
www.keepyourhome
california.org
Oakland Housing Assistance Center
(510 238-6182
250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 6301 Oakland, CA 94612
Pacific Community Services
(925) 439-1056
www.pcsi.org

 

Community Housing Development Corporation
(510) 412-9290
www.chdcnr.com
Home Affordable
Modification Program
(HAMP)

(888) 995-HOPE (4673)
www.makinghome
affordable.gov

 

Public Housing Authorities
Management of affordable housing and administration of Section 8 programs.

City of Alameda
(510) 747-4300
www.alamedahsg.org
Oakland
(510) 874-1500
www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/BHA/
Contact the County Housing Authority if your city is not listed here.
Berkeley
(510) 981-5740
www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/BHA/
Richmond
(510) 621-1300
www.ci.richmond.ca.us/rha/
Alameda County
(510) 538-8876
www.haca.net
Livermore
(925) 447-3600
www.livermoreHA.org

Pittsburg
(925) 252-4830
www.ci.pittsburg.ca.us
index.aspx?page=150
Contra Costa County
(925) 957-7000
contracostahousing.org