There are many homeless services in the Bay Area region, including shelters of all types, bathing facilities, and mail facilities. And, if you want to help, there are also volunteer opportunities available.
Alcohol Dependency Support Groups, General Clothing Provision, General Health Education Programs for Breast Cancer, Homeless Drop In Centers, Occasional Emergency Food Assistance for Single Room Occupancy Housing Residents, Personal/Grooming Supplies, Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities for Men, Soup Kitchens, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Men
133 Golden Gate Ave San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 861-5848
Bedding/Linen for Homeless Individuals, Clothing Vouchers for Homeless Individuals, Homeless Drop In Centers, Homeless Shelter Volunteer Opportunities, Soup Kitchens for Homeless Individuals, Specialized Information and Referral for Homelessness Issues
559 Ellis St San Francisco, CA 94109 (415) 928-6209
Community Organizing Assistance for Homeless People and Low Income, Friendly Visiting for Homeless People and Low Income, Funeral Services for Homeless People and Low Income, Homeless Advocacy Groups, Homeless Drop In Centers, Housing Advocacy Groups, Leisure Activities for Homeless People and Low Income, Pastoral Counseling for Homeless People and Low Income and AIDS/HIV, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Sex Trade Workers
1049 Howard St San Francisco, CA 94103 (415) 487-2140
Homeless Shelter for Women, Transitional Housing/Shelter
24 hours daily
Emergency shelter - Single female (age 18 or over). Must be referred by one of the four homeless resource centers (see description for information). Transitional Supportive Housing Program - Single female (age 18 or over) must be seen by an intake worker for SHP, substance abuse or HIV+ care. Fees include 30% of income
260 Golden Gate Ave San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 292-9930
Homeless Shelter for Families, Transitional Housing/Shelter
24 hours daily
Parents or custodial guardians of children under 18 years, single pregnant woman or expectant couple, including same sex couple. Verification of pregnancy necessary within 24 hours of admittance. Woman must be seven months pregnant or five months pregnant if pregnancy is considered high-risk to qualify by pregnancy
1060 Howard St San Francisco, CA 94103 (415) 252-4788
Swords To Plowshares Is The Only Veterans Service Agency In The United States That Provides A Full Continuum Of Care. Helps Veterans, As Well As Families Of Veterans, In The Following Areas: Health And Social Services Provides Veterans With The Help They Need To Become Self-sufficient By Working Closely With Partner Community Organizations And The Department Of Veterans Affairs. The Health And Social Services Department, Known As The Frontline Drop-in Center, Provides Emergency Shelter, Mental Health Services And Referrals To Homeless Veterans. Supportive Housing Offers Permanent Supportive Housing At The Presidio In San Francisco Combined With Options For Counseling, Academic Instruction And Vocational Training For 102 Formerly Homeless Veterans With Disabilities. Additionally, Provide Homeless Veterans With Enhanced Transitional Housing On Treasure Island And Near San Francisco City College For 75 Veterans At A Time For Intensive Individual, Group And Peer Counseling And A Variety Of Recreational, Cultural And Community-building Activities. Both Housing Programs Provide Daily Hot Meals To Residents. Employment Support Offers A Comprehensive Services That Allow Veterans To Stabilize All Aspects Of Their Life And Become Job Ready. Helps Veterans From All Walks Of Life Realize Their Long-term Career Goals And Make Them A Reality. Also Helps Veterans Make The Transition To Gainful Employment By Offering Vocational Counseling, Job Training, Resume Preparation And Job Referrals. Legal Services Offers To Many Of Our Country's Veterans That Never Apply For Or Receive The Benefits They Deserve. Swords To Plowshares Is One Of The Few Organizations In The Country That Provides Free Attorney Representation, Case Management And Advocacy To Veterans Seeking Benefits. They Provide Free Legal Assistance With Va Claims And Discharge Upgrades To Residents Of: San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, Santa Clara And Marin Counties. Each Week Our Attorneys Have Open Office Hours When They Meet With Veterans To Give Advice On Their Claims. This Is Not A Guarantee Of Representation. So You Should Know That Coming In To Talk With An Attorney Won't Mean That The Attorney Will Necessarily Keep Working With You To File Your Claim. However, Their Attorneys Have A Lot Of Experience, So They Might Be Able To Better Understand What It Will Take For You To Submit An Effective Claim Or Discharge Upgrade Application. They Will Be Able To Explain What The Va( Or Relevant Office) Will Be Looking For, Where You Might Find The Information That They Will Look For, Where You Might Find The Information That They Will Look, And How To Present That Information As Clearly As Possible. They Do Not Make Appointments, But They Meet With New Clients Through A Drop In Clinic On Tuesdays And Thursdays, At 1060 Howard St. In San Francisco. There Is A Signup Sheet Available Between 9am And 10am. They Will Try To See Everyone Who Gets His/her Name On The List During That Hour. It Is A Good Idea To Bring In Copies Of: A Dd214, Any Military Records You Have On Hand, And Any Correspondence With The Va Regarding Your Legal Issue. The Iraq Veteran Project Launched In 2005 To Make Sure Systems Of Care Are Appropriate, Sufficient And Accessible To Meet The Needs Of Veterans Returning From The Wars In Iraq And Afghanistan, And The Needs Of Their Families As Well. These Are The Services That Are Offered At 1060 Howard Street, San Francisco, Ca 94103: Veterans Living In The Bay Area Are Homeless They Should Call 415-252-4788 And Social Workers Or Case Managers Can As For Stephen Kohlstrom At Extension 342. Veterans Living In The Bay Area Need Legal Assistance With Va Claims They Can Call 415-252-4788 And Speak With Michael Wolchansky, Paralegal At Extension 359. They Have A Team Of 6 Staff Attorneys To Serve Any Bay Area Veteran With Their Va Or Social Security Or Medical Or Employment Claims. They Have 7 Social Service Intake Coordinators That Will Help Bay Area Veterans Who Are Homeless, Addicted Or Have Mental Health Issues.
Drop-in Hours: Monday-friday, 9-5 (appointments Strongly Encouraged)appointment Only: Monday-friday-all Day
Walk in to drop-in center; call for appointment for legal services or counseling.