Last Updated: 7/14/2020
*Although we are updating this page daily, resources are changing quickly. If possible, we encourage you to double check on the resource before heading over.
Available Services in San Francisco
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Clothing (Immediate Needs)
- St. Anthony’s: Serving immediate clothing needs outside 150 Golden Gate Avenue Mon, Wed, Fri (10am-1:30pm)
Computer + Charging Stations
- St. Anthony’s: Access to computers, WiFi, and secure charging stations consultation at pop-up tent outside 121 Golden Gate Ave Mon, Wed, Fri (10am-1:30pm) (weather & staff bandwidth permitting)
- GLIDE Tenderloin Neighborhood Testing site. To schedule an appointment, go to 330 Ellis St on Thursdays and Fridays (10am-4pm). Testing takes place on Tuesdays (10am-4pm) and you must have an appointment to get tested.
Drop-in & Resource Centers
- Calming Corners Pop-Up with Code Tenderloin: food bags, hygiene kits, masks, job training info and job applications, plus community resources and referrals! Fridays (1pm-4pm) 144 Taylor Street
- Glide: Walk in Center will remain open in the lobby for essential services such as DMV voucher & hygiene kits. 330 Ellis St M-F
- Mission Neighborhood Resource Center: Drop in center open for first 10 individuals. Sign-up starts at 7am. 165 Capp St. Mon-Sat
- Hospitality House: Case management, DMV Vouchers and hygiene kits. Limited to 25 individuals at one time. Limited phone use available. M-F (Hours vary by day) at 146 Leavenworth
- St. Anthony’s: Connecting guests to information and referrals from the pop-up tent outside 121 Golden Gate Ave Mon, Wed, Fri (9am-12pm)
- Employment Development Division: If you have experienced any of the following due to COVID-19, you may be eligible to apply for benefits through EDD. You can file a claim or apply directly on their website if you think you may be eligible. (More program options through website) FAQ
- Unemployment Insurance: You have lost your job or had hours reduced due to COVID-19
- Paid Family Leave: You are caring for an ill or quarantined family member with COVID-19
- Disability Insurance: You are unable to work due to medical quarantine or illness related to COVID-19 (certified by a medical profession)
- Goodwill Job Openings! Learn about job openings at Goodwill
- Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA): Tax support. Call 415-282-3334 x143
- IRS Economic Impact Payment: If you are on SSI, SSDI, Social Security Retirement, or VA benefits you do not need to do anything. The payment should go directly into the account you receive your benefits through. For anyone else who does not receive these benefits and also did not file taxes in 2018 or 2019, file a “Non-Filers” application HERE. More information, HERE.
- View Tipping Point’s easy to follow form for more information on how to Access Your Stimulus Payment
- Smart Money Coaching: Smart Money Coaching provides free, confidential, one-on-one, personalized financial guidance. Call to schedule a free appointment with a certified financial coach: 877-256-0073. If you are an aging adult or an adult with a disability, please call 415-865-5534.
- California Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants (DRAI): Apply for a one-time, state-funded disaster relief assistance to undocumented adults who are ineligible for other forms of assistance due to their immigration status. Call the toll-free number 415-324-1011 (8 AM – 8 PM) Monday- Saturday to apply.
- SF Human Services Agency: Available by phone 855-355-5757
- Compass Family Services: Diaper bank, toiletries, community referrals & triage to shelter services and problem solving resources at 37 Grove St. Tuesday 10am-1pm & Friday 1pm-4pm. Available also by phone (415) 644-0504
- Glide: Glide-To-Go serving hot meals
- Breakfast every day (8am) with Senior & Family hours (7:30-8am)
- Lunch M-F (12pm) & Dinner M-F (4pm) served daily in their parking lot. On Sat & Sun you can take a to-go meal with you from breakfast since dinner is M-F.
- Mother Brown’s Kitchen: Breakfast Mon-Sun (7-9 am) Dinner Mon-Fri (5-7pm) & Sat-Sun (4-6pm) at 2111 Jennings Street.
- St. Anthony’s: Hot meals served daily from (10-11:45am for seniors & families & 11:30am-1:30pm for all) outside 121 Golden Gate Ave.
- San Francisco Free Eats Chart: List of free meals through San Francisco. (En Español)
- Homeless Youth Alliance: Hot meals. Mon, Wed, & Fri (5:30pm-7:30pm) at 558 Clayton and Tues & Thurs (3-5pm) at 1572 Haight St.
- Project Open Hand: Community Nutrition Program provides food pack pick-up or case-by-case delivery options once per week. Includes 7 frozen lunches, fruit and milk. Accessible for seniors (60+) and adults with disabilities, lost their job due to COVID or is currently unhoused. Sign-up at Take Out Center and bring ID or plan to provide name and DOB. Pick up at 730 Polk St Mon-Fri (1-4pm) or call 415-447-2310 to request delivery.
- SF Marin Food Bank Pop Up Pantries: The locations that say “Open” do not require any prior enrollment. (The following chart is a simplified version of Open, no enrollment needed, pantries)
- SFUSD: Meals for children 18 and younger. Monday & Wednesday 11am-2pm. No ID required and child no longer needs to be present. Check website for location.
- The Dope Project: Naloxone/Narcan & Harm Reduction Supply Schedule. Last updated 3/24/2020
- Homeless Youth Alliance: Needle exchange & harm reduction supplies. Mon, Wed, & Fri (5:30pm-7:30pm) at 558 Clayton and Tues & Thurs (3-5pm) at 1572 Haight St.
Housing & Home Care Information
- Access Points for Coordinated Entry: Single Adults may visit 123 10th St. M-F (various hours) or 2111 Jennings St. M-F (9am-12pm) for information about supportive housing or if you have access to a phone, it is preferred if you can call 415‐487‐3300 x 7000.
- Bill Sorro Housing Program: Tenant Counseling. 415-513-5177 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Causa Justa::Just Cause: Tenant Counseling. 415-487-9203
- HSH Emergency Back-Up Home Care Program: Eligible to older adults and individuals with disabilities, this program includes critical personal care and domestic services that if not performed will result in an imminent health and safety issue. If you are an IHSS client, call your social worker in the program. If you are not an IHSS client, you may call 415-355-6700 to request support.
- Bathroom Access & Handwashing Stations: 24/7 Bathroom available at Eddy & Jones. Additional bathrooms and handwashing locations available HERE
- St. Anthony’s: Distribution of hygiene kits and socks from pop-up tent outside 121 Golden Gate Tues & Thurs (10am-1:30pm)
- Hospitality House: Hygiene kits at 146 Leavenworth Mon-Fri (Hours vary by day)
- DMV Services: SF office has re-opened to assist customers with existing appointments and with limited select transactions that require an in-person visit. DMV has extended all driver licenses that expire between March and May 2020 and has expanded eligibility to renew online. New appointments are not currently available.
- Renewal IDs continue to be available by mail with a No-Fee/Low-Fee Voucher using their DL 410 ID form. If you are eligible and in need of a DMV Voucher or would like support with your application, please reach out to a Service Coordinator for assistance.
- New CA IDs are available by drop-in. Customers are required to wear a facial covering to enter the office.
- Homeless Advocacy Project: Virtual Services Only. Legal Services, Immigration, and SSI Advocacy. Potential clients or providers can leave a message at 1(800)405-4HAP.
- Bay Area Legal Advice Line: Available by phone 800-551-5554
- Eviction Defense Collaborative: Open to individuals who have received a Summons & Complaint or Sherrif’s Notice to Vacate. 1338 Mission Street, 4th Call 415-947-0797 or email EDCRADCo@evictiondefense.org
- Legal Link: Use their “Referral Search” to find legal help in your area.
Medical & Urgent Dental (General)
- HealthRight360: Drop-in location at 1563 Mission, M-F arrive by 8:45am.
- Tom Waddell: 50 Ivy Street Monday-Thursday (8am-6:30pm) Friday (8am-5pm) Saturday (9am-5pm)
- San Francisco Health Network (SFDPH Clinics): Various days and locations. Visit online to learn about the location closest to you. https://www.sfhealthnetwork.org/
Mental Health Services
- Mental Health Association of SF: Call 415-421-2926 for more information.
- Peer-Run Warm Line: 1-855-845-7415 open 24/7 and through online chat
- Harm Reduction Mobile Therapy: Call their Talkline at 415-234-3707 Mon-Fri (10am-8pm) to talk and find out where in-person mobile services are offered.
- Westside Crisis Urgent Mental Health Care: Drop-In 245 11th Street Mon-Fri (8a-2pm) or call 415-355-0311.
- Full Belly Bus: Dog & Cat food available for pick-up.
- Mondays (3-4pm) at St. Anthony’s 121 Golden Gate Ave
- Please see their online calendar for all available dates and locations throughout the week.
- Families in need of immediate shelter can contact these shelters directly for availability:
- First Friendship: (415) 642-0221
- BVHM Stay Over Program: (415) 374-6332
- Youth 18 & under in need of immediate shelter can contact these shelter directly for availability:
- Huckleberry House (415) 621.2929
- Diamond Youth Shelter 1 (800) 669-6196
- All other Shelter Reservation Referrals are on pause. You can still add your name to the list for a future date, however, the list is on pause until further notice. If you are a family or under the age of 18 years old, please see the above options.
- YWAM: Showers at 357 Ellis St. Mon, Wed, Fri (9am-12pm)
- Mission Neighborhood Resource Center: Showers at 165 Capp St. Mon- Fri (7am-7pm), Sat (7-12pm)
- Dignity on Wheels: Mobile showers at Vehicle Triage Center 500 Geneva Ave Mon, Wed, Fri (7pm). For times in Oakland and the greater Bay Area, please see their online schedule.
- Swords to Plowshares: Service Center providing limited services at 1060 Howard Street. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (1:00pm-4:30pm)
- VA Drop-in Health Clinic: Available by video or phone conference. 415-281-5100
Women Services, Domestic Abuse Support
- Casa de Las Madres: Essential services remain open: 24/7 Crisis Lines, Text Line, Emergency Shelter &Permanent Supportive Housing Services. For support, call La Casa’s 24/7 hotlines at 877-503-1850 (adults), 877-923-0700 (teens), or message our text line at 415-200-3575.
- SafeHouse: Drop-in Hours for services such as screenings, computer use, hygiene & phone use. Other services, such as case management are offered by appointment only. 254 Hyde St (between Eddy & Turk)
- Mon (2pm-6:30pm) & Tues-Fri (1pm-4:30pm)
- Needle Exchange is Monday (5pm-6:30pm only)
- Mon (2pm-6:30pm) & Tues-Fri (1pm-4:30pm)
- Women, INC.: 24/7 Support Line (877) 384-3578
- Larkin Street Youth: Meals & hygiene kits issued “To-Go” at 134 Golden Gate Ave & Haight Street Referral Center 1317 Haight St.
Please visit LinkSF for additional information regarding service availability.
Looking for resources in Spanish? The Freedom Community Clinic has created a guide. COVID-19 Recursos para la Comunidad del Área de la Bahía + Información actualizada sobre salud
COVID-19 Health Updates
- COVID19 Symptoms
- Text COVID19SF to 888-777 to receive text updates from San Francisco City Hall.
Call 911 if you or a friend is having an emergency like chest pain, gasping for breath, unconscious, or cannot get up.
For symptom testing, contact your regular doctor if you have one. If you don’t have a doctor call 415-713-1963 or go to Tom Waddell Urgent Care 50 Ivy Street Monday-Thursday (8am-6:30pm) Friday (8am-5pm) Saturday (9am-5pm) or ZSFG Adult Urgent Care Center 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 5, 1st floor 1E Monday-Friday (8am-8pm) Sat-Sun 8am-4pm
City Department & Misc. Announcements
- SF City COVID-19 Resource Page
- Department of Homelessness & Supportive Housing Updates
- HSA Coronavirus Updates
- SFMTA announced that the City will resume enforcement for parking violations related to street sweeping beginning on Monday, June 15.
- “Apply for general housing costs support & information about the eviction moratorium.” Complete information all, HERE.
- Food Assistance Resources. If you are looking for additional food resources, you can find supportive ways to find the resources closest to you on this flyer. (Multilingual)
- CalFresh/EBT now offers online availability! Starting today, you can use your EBT card to purchase groceries online at www.Amazon.com to be delivered. Please note, your order must be $35 or more to be eligible for a free delivery charge. If your order is below $35, you may be charged a delivery fee that can not be paid for through your EBT card. Visit Amazon’s website here!
- “Shelter-In-Place” extended to May 31, 2020
- HSH Emergency Back-Up Home Care Program: Eligible to older adults and individuals with disabilities, this program includes critical personal care and domestic services that if not performed will result in an imminent health and safety issue.
- CAAP Benefits have begun to provide up to $588 per month for new applicants that are experiencing homelessness. If you are already on CAAP and experiencing homelessness, you can call to request the full amount.
- Essential Trip Card Application subsidizes 2-3 round trips per month by taxi for individuals 65+ or with disabilities. Eligible participants will pay 20% of the cost of a regular cab ride fare for essential trips. Call 3-1-1 to apply.
- Requirements waived for Benefits and Emergency Food Assistance. You do not need to renew benefits through June 2020 and you will keep receiving your current benefits without interruptions. CalFresh is providing them maximum allowable benefits per household for March and April.
- IRS Stimulus Package. “Non-Filers” application here for folks on who did not file taxes in 2018 or 2019.
- *Update on 4/15/2020 – SSI, SSDI & Social Security retirement recipients do not need to fill out this form and will receive their payment automatically.
- Legal Aid at Work: Employment FAQ
- Real ID deadline extended to October 2021
- Tax Deadline is extended to July 15th, 2020
- AT&T to Not Terminate Service during this time & offers new Lost Cost Phone Plan
- SFMTA updates; All Metro MUNI stations will be closed & replaced by bus.
- SFMTA updates regarding towing/ticketing
- Moratorium on Evictions Related to COVID-19
- PG&E not disconnecting service during this time
- Paid Sick Leave for employees
We will continue to update the list of available services. Please continue to visit this page for updates. Please visit website to see updates and additions over the next few days.