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Runaway and Homeless Youth Shelter for youth ages 12-17
StarVista Daybreak Shelter
Transitional housing program for homeless teens aged 16-21
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Emergency Rental Assistance Program
Offers one-time deposit and rental assistance to clients who qualify. The Rent Relief team also assists clients in need of their housing search and navigating applications.
Housing Industry Foundation – Emergency Housing Fund
Awards emergency aid fund money to low-income individuals/families that are at risk of losing their housing. Accepts applications from partner agencies and individuals. Online application only: https://www.hifinfo.org/emergency-housing-fund-how-to-apply/
Santa Clara County Homeless Prevention System
Provides assistance to low-income families or individuals who are at risk of losing their housing, including: temporary financial assistance, legal support, case management and other services. The local provider for Palo Alto is the LifeMoves Opportunity Center (650) 853-8672
For a full list of shelters, emergency housing, and homeless prevention services visit the Service for the Unhoused page.
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Santa Clara County
Last updated on January 07, 2023