How To Get Help

Oakland residents who have a household income at or below 50% of the Area Median Income and are experiencing a housing crisis can contact any of the three collaborative organizations for help, or call 211.

See Frequently Asked Questions for more information on eligibility.

To access program services, please reach out to the following:

For emergency financial assistance

 

Bay Area Comunity Services (BACS)

510-899-9289 (call)

510-759-4877 (text)

KeepOaklandHoused@bayareacs.org

Catholic Charities East Bay (CCEB)

510-768-3100   

BACS and CCEB provide emergency financial assistance and case management services to Oakland residents so that their housing is stabilized for the long-term.

For legal representation

East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC) 

510-548-4040

- ask for housing intake -

 

EBCLC represents tenants in eviction lawsuits to keep people housed in their current apartments.

For supportive services

Bay Area Community Services (BACS)

510-899-9289 (call)

510-759-4877 (text)

KeepOaklandHoused@bayareacs.org

Catholic Charities East Bay (CCEB)

510-768-3100   

BACS and CCEB provide a range of services—from case management, access to resources, employment/financial counseling, to health services—to Oakland residents.

 

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