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Rental Assistance

San Jose Rental Assistance

The Salvation Army Golden State Divisional Headquarters

832 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 553-3500

Services

Provides Financial Assistance For Delinquent Rent, Mortgage Or Rental Deposit Through The Season Of Sharing (sos) Fund.

Eligibility

Family With Minor Children, Senior (age 60 Or Older) Or Disabled Individual.

Documents

Apply by phone

Hortencia Valles, MFT

1426 Fillmore St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 202-9770

Services

Offers Information And Referrals To Other Community Services, Case Management, Clothing, Housing Search Assistance, Prescreening For Rental Assistance For Catholic Charities, Parent Education Classes, And Parent Support Groups To Families.  also Has Counselors And Therapists Onsite To Provide Counseling Services Including General And Family Counseling.holiday Program Is Listed Elsewhere.emergency Food Service Is Described Separately.

Eligibility

Families

Documents

Apply by phone or walk in

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

1 Sansome St #1200
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 489-6400

Services

Provides Services To Increase Home Ownership, Support Community Development And Increase Access To Affordable Housing Free From Discrimination. Specific Programs Address Affordable Housing, Administrating Hud Owned And Units With Rental Assistance, Offers Help With Discrimination Complaints And Management Complaints. Services Include Housing Counseling And Referral To Local Housing Counseling Services, Foreclosure Assistance, Reverse Mortgages And Other Housing Related Issues. Website Has Extensive Information And Links To Local Resources. The Hud Scheduled Furlough Days Are: Friday, June 14; Friday, July 5; Monday, July 22; Friday, August 2; Friday, August 16; Friday, August 30.

Eligibility

Varies By Program.

Documents

Call or look on website for more information.

La Raza Community Resource Center

474 Valencia St # 100
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 863-0764

Services

Provides Information And Referral Services Primarily For Spanish-speaking People. Resources Include:help With Immigration Documentslegal Assistancebasic Needs citizenship And Voter Education Classesrental Assistance And Other Benefits

Eligibility

Spanish Speaking Individuals.

Documents

Walk-in or apply by phone

Hours

Closed For Lunch Noon-1pm . Also Available On Fridays 1pm-5pm By Appointment Only.

California LifeLine

505 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
(877) 858-7463

Services

Offers discounted basic telephone (landline) services to eligible California households. To see if you qualify please go to website or call.

Eligibility

Depends on houselhold's annual gross income

Hours

Mon.-Fri. 7:00am to 7:00pm

State of California Public Utilities Commission

505 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 703-2782

Services

Cable Television Complaints, Consumer Education, Energy Information Lines, Public Utility Regulation/Deregulation, Telephone Company Complaints, Utility Company Complaints

Eligibility

None

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30

Catholic Charities

990 Eddy St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 972-1200

Services

Rent Payment Assistance, Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance

Eligibility

Family with at least one minor child (age 17 or under) in the household

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5

Community United Against Violence

427 S Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 777-5500

Services

Abuse Counseling for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Call Center Volunteer Opportunities for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Certificates/Forms Assistance for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Domestic Violence Hotlines for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Food Vouchers for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Individuals, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Advocacy Groups, General Crisis Intervention Hotlines for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Hate Crimes Prevention for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Homeless Motel Vouchers for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Individuals, Sexual Assault Counseling for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Speakers/Speakers Bureaus for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Spouse/Domestic Partner Abuse Counseling for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Support Groups for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, Therapy Referrals for Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues

Eligibility

None

Hours

Monday-Thursday, 10-6; Friday, 11-5

Eviction Defense Collaborative

1338 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 947-0797

Services

Rent Payment Assistance

Eligibility

Individual or family with verifiable proof of income, able to pay ongoing rent after grant or loan funds have been disbursed, not living in San Francisco Housing Authority housing (Section 8 OK)

Hours

Monday, 9:30-11:30, 1-3; Tuesday-Thursday, 1-3; Friday, 9:30-11:30, 1-3

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of San Francisco

1390 Market St suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94102
(800) 777-7526

Services

Bankruptcy Assistance, Credit Counseling, Debt Consolidation Services, Financial Management Workshops, HUD Approved Counseling Agencies, Money Management, Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling, Personal Financial Counseling, Reverse Mortgage Programs

Eligibility

None

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8-5

Hamilton Families | Hamilton Housing Solutions

255 Hyde St
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 614-9060

Services

Eviction Prevention Assistance for Single Room Occupancy Housing Residents, Homeless Financial Assistance Programs for Homeless Families, Rental Deposit Assistance for Homeless Families

Eligibility

Varies according to program

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5:30

Glide Memorial United Methodist Church

330 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 674-6000

Services

Mortgage Payment Assistance, Rent Payment Assistance, Rental Deposit Assistance, Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance

Eligibility

SOS - Family, senior (age 60 or over) or disabled individual with picture identification, proof of residency and delinquent notice or rental agreement. CFN - Family, senior (age 60 or over) or disabled individual

Hours

Monday-Friday, 10-5

Homeless Prenatal Program

2500 18th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 546-6756

Services

Rental Deposit Assistance for Homeless Families, Rental Deposit Assistance for Mothers and Low Income, Rental Deposit Assistance for Pregnant Women and Low Income

Eligibility

San Francisco resident who is homeless or low income pregnant woman or family with child(ren)

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5; (Closed 1st Friday of each month);

The Q Foundation

350 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 552-3242

Services

Rent Payment Assistance, Rental Deposit Assistance

Eligibility

Applicant must be San Francisco resident. Must have the ability to obtain and/or maintain stable housing through supportive services and direct financial assistance offered by the program, and successfully transition from services when the temporary assistance ends. Be at risk of losing housing and meet both of the following circumstances: No appropriate subsequent housing options have been identified, and the household lacks the financial resources and support networks needed to obtain immediate housing or remain in its existing housing.

Hours

Wednesday, 11:30-1

Independent Living Resource Center

649 Mission St # 3
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 543-6222

Services

Rent Payment Assistance for Disabilities Issues, Rental Deposit Assistance for Disabilities Issues, Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance for Disabilities Issues

Eligibility

CFN: Disabled individual

Hours

Monday-Thursday, 9-4:30; Friday, 9-4

Tenderloin Housing Clinic

472 Turk St
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 771-2427

Services

Case/Care Management for Single Adults, Outreach Programs for Single Adults, Rent Payment Assistance for Single Adults, Rental Deposit Assistance for Single Adults

Eligibility

Single adult, must be San Francisco resident. Must have the ability to obtain and/or maintain stable housing through supportive services and direct financial assistance offered by the program, and successfully transition from services when the temporary assistance ends. Be at risk of losing housing and meet both of the following circumstances: No appropriate subsequent housing options have been identified, and the household lacks the financial resources and support networks needed to obtain immediate housing or remain in its existing housing.

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9:30-4

San Francisco Health Center

1138 Sutter St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 673-0911

Services

Case/Care Management for Young Adults, Housing Search Assistance for Young Adults, Moving Expense Assistance for Young Adults, Rent Payment Assistance for Young Adults, Rental Deposit Assistance for Young Adults, Street Outreach Programs for Young Adults, Utility Deposit Assistance for Young Adults, Utility Service Payment Assistance for Young Adults

Eligibility

Young adult (age18-24), resident of San Francisco. Must have the ability to obtain and/or maintain stable housing through supportive services and direct financial assistance offered by the program, and successfully transition from services when the temporary assistance ends. Be at risk of losing housing and meet both of the following circumstances: No appropriate subsequent housing options have been identified, and the household lacks the financial resources and support networks needed to obtain immediate housing or remain in its existing housing.

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:30-5

Tenants Together

474 Valencia St #156
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 495-8100

Services

Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling, Tenant Rights Information/Counseling

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5

The Salvation Army Chinatown Corps Community Center

1450 Powell St
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 781-7360

Services

Utility Service Payment Assistance

Eligibility

None for food. REACH Program - Must have a 48-hour or 15-day notice and not live in subsidized housing. Must contact LIHEAP first if bill is over $200

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8-5

Plaza Adelante

2301 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 282-3334

Services

Homebuyer/Home Purchase Counseling, HUD Approved Counseling Agencies, Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling, Organizational Consultation/Technical Assistance, Personal Financial Counseling, Small Business Development, Small Business Financing

Eligibility

None

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:30-5:30

Shanti Project

730 Polk St #3
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 674-4700

Services

Case/Care Management for Breast Cancer, Health Problems Counseling for Breast Cancer, Home Visit Volunteer Opportunities for Breast Cancer, In Home Assistance for Breast Cancer, Medical Appointments Transportation for Breast Cancer, Medical Expense Assistance for Breast Cancer, Peer Counseling for Breast Cancer, Prescription Expense Assistance for Breast Cancer, Rent Payment Assistance for Breast Cancer, Specialized Information and Referral for Breast Cancer, Utility Service Payment Assistance for Breast Cancer, Wellness Programs for Breast Cancer

Eligibility

Individual with breast cancer

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5

St. Anthony's Social Work Center

121 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 592-2855

Services

Rent Payment Assistance, Rental Deposit Assistance for Disabilities and Health Conditions, Rental Deposit Assistance for Families, Rental Deposit Assistance for Older Adults

Eligibility

Rental deposit: Family with minor child(ren) (age 17 or under), senior (age 60 or over) or individual with disabilities (age 18 or over); must not have accessed Season of Sharing (SOS) funds in over 10 years.

Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:30-12, 1-4:30;

San Francisco Housing Development Corporation

4439 3rd St
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 822-1022

Services

Credit Counseling, Financial Management Workshops, Homebuyer/Home Purchase Counseling, Housing Search and Information, HUD Approved Counseling Agencies, Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling, Personal Financial Counseling, Reverse Mortgage Programs, Senior Housing Information and Referral, Tenant Rights Information/Counseling

Eligibility

Low to moderate income

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-5

Salvation Army ALL NATIONS CORPS

4000 19th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 585-8877

Services

Clothing Vouchers, Furniture, Occasional Emergency Food Assistance, Rent Payment Assistance, Return to Point of Origin, School Supplies, Utility Service Payment Assistance

Eligibility

Resident of area served, low income.

Hours

Monday, Wednesday, 8:30-5; Friday, 8-4:30

Swords to Plowshares

1060 Howard St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 252-4788

Services

Provides counseling and case management, employment and training, housing and legal assistance to veterans in the San Francisco Bay Area.Frontline Drop-In Center: Provides services to homeless and indigent veterans with mental health services, including counseling for drug and alcohol problems and PTSD, as well as case management, income advocacy, referrals, sheltered nights and move in costs.Permanent Housing with Supportive Services: The Veterans Academy is the permanent home for 100 formerly homeless disabled veterans The services include individual and group counseling, academic instruction in the computer lab, vocational training, two hot meals a day and a myriad of recreational and community activities.The Transitional Living program: provides intensive individual counseling, peer counseling, volunteerism, education and vocational training, three hot meals a day and a variety of recreational, cultural and community-building activities.Employment Support: Helping veterans find jobs is key to Swords to Plowshares' mission Helps veterans by offering vocational counseling, life-skills training, resume and interview preparation, and job placement and follow up.Legal Services: Helps veterans receive the benefits that they deserve by helping them legally obtain the services that they are entitled too.Three residential program sites are located in the San Francisco area Please call for the information and referral will be based on the needs and the nearest location.CONTACT PERSON415-252-4788PHONE NUMBER:415-252-4788

Eligibility

Swords to Plowshares does not discriminate based on length of service, branch or discharge status.

Veteran

Hours

Drop In Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hamilton Families | Hamilton Transitional Housing and Administrative Offices

1631 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 409-2100

Services

The mission of Hamilton Family Center is to end homelessness for the families and individuals that they serve by providing a safe, home that promotes the dignity of each person. They offer food, shelter, and guidance to more than 250 people each day (60% of whom are children) through their two emergency shelters and transitional housing program. They offer tutoring and recreational activities to hundreds of kids a year through their Children?s Services. They help countless families find housing through First Avenues ? Housing Solutions for Families, their housing program. And, at their permanent supportive housing facility, they offer comprehensive on-site support services to help 125 residents maintain stable housing. Hamilton Family Center provides a continuum of services for families and individuals seeking shelter and support to rebuild their lives, including the only 24-htheir access family shelter in San Francisco.

Hamilton Family Center is an organization that offers these families in crisis a place to call home, along with important support services and encouragement, to assist them while they work to escape homelessness and the damaging effects that often accompany housing loss. They do this important work through six programs, including: ? Hamilton Family Emergency Center (260 Golden Gate Avenue, SF, 94102) offers newly homeless families 24-htheir access to emergency overnight shelter, or a place to stay for up to 60 days. This site provides basic services that include a warm bed, three meals each day, and crisis intervention counseling and support. Additionally, the Tom Waddell Health Clinic provides a doctor and nurse to clients twice a week. (After careful consideration Hamilton Family Emergency Center was relocated to 260 Golden Gate Avenue on June 28, 2006 and is now housed in the same building as Hamilton Family Residences. They believe they will be able to better serve their families in one convenient location.) ? Hamilton Family Residences (260 Golden Gate Avenue, SF, 94102), the largest homeless shelter for families in San Francisco, offers families a place to stay for six months while they receive comprehensive support services that include case management, substance abuse support, money management assistance, advocacy, family counseling, three meals a day, employment and life skills training, referrals, children?s services, and crucial assistance to secure permanent housing. ? Hamilton Family Transitional Housing Program (1631 Hayes Street, SF 94117) offers families housing in their own apartments and wide-ranging support services for up to 18 months, giving them time to identify and address the root causes of their homelessness. Families improve budgeting, parenting, and other skills while preparing for a life of economic and housing stability. The Children?s Program at this site offers enriching recreational and educational activities for the youngest members of the program.

Salvation Army

3950 Clayton Rd
Concord, CA 94521
(925) 676-6180

Services

Provides summer camps, music instruction, community choir and a food pantry. Administers the REACH (Relief for Energy Assistance through Community Help) program in collaboration with PG&E. REACH can provide assistance with energy bills.

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9-4:30pm

St. Bonaventure Catholic Church

5562 Clayton Rd
Concord, CA 94521
(925) 672-5800

Services

Grants clients who are experiencing a financial hardship with partial payment assistance for utility, gas, food, furniture, vehicle registration, driver's license fees and others. Grant amounts vary by emergency and need. Offers food pantry.

Hours

Food Pantry: Tues, 10-11am; Financial assistance: 24 hour voicemail

Shelter Inc

1333 Willow Pass Rd #206
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 335-0698

Services

The mission of SHELTER, Inc. is to prevent and end homelessness by promoting self-sufficiency among low-income residents of Contra Costa.

SHELTER, Inc. Homeless Prevention Program helps prevent homelessness for families and individuals on the verge of losing their housing, as well as helps end homelessness for those struggling to regain housing.

Christ the King Church

199 Brandon Rd
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
(925) 682-2486

Services

Provides a food pantry for Pleasant Hill residents and needs based services which may include utility and partial rental assistance, and vouchers for clothing that can be used in lieu of cash at St. Vincent de Paul thrift stores for discounted clothing and furniture.

Hours

Food Pantry: Mon-Fri, 3:30-4:30p; Financial assistance: 24 hour voicemail