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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.

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.

Emergency Financial Assistance and Supportive Services

Bay Area Community Services (BACS)

510-238-5091

Catholic Charities East Bay (CCEB)

510-768-3100   

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

See Frequently Asked Questions for more information on eligibility.