Oakland Women's Center closed April 5, 2018

 

Please check out the community resources below.  Let us know resources to add.

 510-823-2120 

 


Resources for Homeless Women

 

Shelter

Berkeley Food & Housing Project Women’s Overnight

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

Services, dinner, and shelter beds for women up to 4 months. 

 

Berkeley-Oakland Support Services (BOSS)

711 Harrison St. (at 4th.) in Berkeley. 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. (510) 843-3700 

 

211.org

Information, resources and referrals for non-profit agencies and social services available 24/7 in any area accessible by dialing 211 from any phone or visiting the 211.org website. Berkeley specific hotline available at 1-(800)-273-6222.

 

Women’s Daytime Drop-in Center

2218 Acton St. (at Bancroft Way), Berkeley. M-F 8am-4pm.

A safe daytime shelter for homeless women and children. Provides food, workshops, information personal hygiene items, and transitional housing options. 510-548-2884 

 

Health

Health Care for the Homeless

HCH has provided health care and case management services to persons experiencing homelessness throughout Alameda County.

1404 Franklin Street, Suite 200  Oakland, CA 94612-3208

510-891-8950

 

Meals and Food

Food Not Bombs, East Bay (FNB)

People's Park: 2556 Haste St., Berkeley. M-F 3pm

 

Sunday meals are served 3pm in front of the Sutter Hotel

584 14th St, Oakland. Hot vegan meals six days a week.  

 

Alameda County Community Food Bank

To find a location to pick up groceries or a hot meal, call the helpline  (510)-635-3663 

 

 Resources for Women

 

Looking for Affordable Housing?

Check these links for announcements of availability

 

http://ebaldc.org/how-to-apply/

 

https://www.sahahomes.org/apply

 

https://www.mercyhousing.org/california-properties#San Fran Properties

 

https://www.cityofberkeley.info/BHA/Home/Affordable_Housing.aspx

 

http://rcdhousing.org/our-properties/property-search/

 

http://achousingchoices.org/

 

https://www.onehomebayarea.org/  mostly wait lists

 

Support Group

Healthy Black Families   510-285-6689

24-hour hotline 555-343-456-7891

 

 

Domestic Violence and Rape

Progressive Transitions    510-917-0666

 

BAWAR (Bay Area Women Against Rape)

24-hour hotline  510-845-7273

 

 

Clothing Donations

Urban University   510-835-3165

Supports on-the-job training for low -income single moms

 

Bambino Shop   510-658-7473

Benefits Children's hospital

 

Bananas  510-658-7353

Kids clothing, toys, and books