Basic Needs

Food
Downtown Streets Team
650-325-3663
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
South Palo Alto Food Closet
650-494-9310
St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room
650-365-9664
Hot Meal Programs
Bread of Life EPA
650-961-9796
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
La Comida at Stevenson House
650-322-3742
LifeMoves
650-853-8672
Meals on Wheels
408-350-3246
Self Help for the Elderly
650-342-0822
St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room
650-365-9664
Grocery Programs
Downtown Streets Team
650-325-3663
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
South Palo Alto Food Closet
650-494-9310
Clothing
Bread of Life EPA
650-961-9796
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
LifeMoves
650-853-8672
St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room
650-365-9664
Housing (for Fair Housing & Mediation and Legal Services, see Community Resources)
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
Community Housing Developers
408-279-7677
Housing Authority, Santa Clara County
408-275-8770
Mid-Peninsula Housing Coalition
650-356-2900
Palo Alto Housing Corporation
650-321-9709
Palo Alto Mediation Program
650-856-4062
Project Sentinel
408-720-9888 or (888) 324-7468
Self Help for the Elderly
650-342-0822
Rental Assistance
Community Housing Developers
408-279-7677
Housing Authority, Santa Clara County
408-275-8770
LifeMoves
650-853-8672
Mid-Peninsula Housing Coalition
650-356-2900
Palo Alto Housing Corporation
650-321-9709
Homeless Shelter/ Emergency Housing
Downtown Streets Team
650-325-3663
Ecumenical Hunger Program
650-323-7781
Goodwill of Santa Clara County
408-998-5774
LifeMoves
650-853-8672
Momentum for Mental Health
(408)-254-6828
SJFS Family Supportive Housing
408-926-8885
Temporary Financial Aid
City of Palo Alto
650-329-2161
Income Maintenance
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
408-755-7100 Spanish: 408-793-8800
Social Security Administration
800-772-1213
Special Supplemental Nutrition for Women Infants and Children (WIC)
(408) 792-5101
Employment
Abilities United (Formerly C.A.R.)
650-494-0550
Bill Wilson Center
408-243-0222
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
Goodwill of Santa Clara County
408-998-5774
JobTrain
650-330-6429
North Valley Workforce Board (NOVA)
408-730-7232
Project Hired
408-557-0880
Santa Clara County Social Services Agency
Sourcewise
(408) 350-3200
Transportation
Access Options, Inc.
408-734-5438
California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)
408-277-1355
Chinese Community Center of the Peninsula
650-324-4786
OUTREACH
408-678-8585
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)
408-321-2300
Self Help for the Elderly
650-342-0822