COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDEBOOK


SAN MATEO COUNTY & ALAMEDA COUNTY RESOURCES


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— Dalai Lama

SAN MATEO COUNTY RESOURCES

WORKFORCE

NOVA Job Center
Assists with the job search, provides feedback on resumes and interview assistance, and assists with building strong communication skills.
Address: 295 89th Street #308, Daly City CA 94015
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (650) 581-0071
Languages Spoken: English

NOVA Job Center
Provides referrals to community resources and access to computers with Internet connection, and one on one work with career advisors.
Address: 1777 Borel Place Suite 500, San Mateo CA 94402
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (650) 581-0058
Languages Spoken: English

Peninsula Works
Certified career coaches can assist with seeking out your first job; provide help with running a new start-up and looking for talent; and assist with getting you to the next phase in your career.
Address: 271 92nd St, Daly City CA 94015
Hours: Monday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Telephone: (650) 301-8440
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Daly City Community Service Center
Promotes and improves the quality of life for the residents of Daly City, Colma and Broadmoor by providing quality crisis intervention services, either directly or by referral to the appropriate provider. Persons needing assistance meet with a community caseworker to have their situation or needs thoroughly assessed. Immediate needs are addressed and a long-term service plan is developed. Each person's case is then monitored to completion.
Job seekers who are interested in training can request additional information from a career advisor.
Other Human Service Agencies located at the Center are: Child Care Coordinating Council La Raza Centro Legal Emergency Food Pantry Program & Hot Meal Site San Mateo Health Plan, and others by appointment.
Address: 350 90th St, Daly City CA 94015
Hours: Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM; Thursday: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM; Closed for lunch: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Telephone: (650) 991-8007 (Due to the large demand for our services, clients are seen by appointment.)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish and Tagalog (Persons speaking other languages can be assisted by the Center with aid from the Language Bank and AT&T Language Line.)

MEDICAL

San Mateo County Mobile Health Clinic
Provides confidential medical care for the homeless, uninsured, or insured with Medi-Cal, Medi-Care or San Mateo County health insurance.  Multiple services provided. No appointment needed.
Address: Mobile Health Clinic
Hours: Call for Office Hours
South San Francisco: Monday - Thursday
San Mateo: Tuesday / Thursday
San Bruno: Friday
(Schedule is subject to change, confirm time & place)
Telephone: (650) 573-2786
Languages Spoken: English

ALAMEDA COUNTY RESOURCES

WORKFORCE

Eastmont Career & Employment Center
Address: 7200 Bancroft Avenue Suite 140 Oakland, CA 94605
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Telephone: (510) 328-4505
Languages Spoken: English

The Unity Council Multi-Cultural Career Center
Address
: 1900 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland CA 94601
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM-  6:00 PM; Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (510) 535-6101
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Berkeley Adult School
Address
: 1701 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley CA 94702
Hours: Monday / Tuesday / Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Telephone: (510) 644-6636
Languages Spoken: English

College of Alameda
Address
: 555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Parkway, Alameda CA 94501
Hours: Monday / Tuesday / Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Telephone: (510) 748-2208
Languages Spoken: English

Eden Area Multi-Service Center
Address
: 24100 Amador St Hayward, CA 94544
Hours: Monday / Tuesday / Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM; Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM; Friday: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Telephone: (510) 670-5700
Languages Spoken: English

Tri-Cities
Address
: 39399 Cherry St Room 1211, Newark CA 94560
Hours: Monday / Tuesday / Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (510) 742-2323
Languages Spoken: English

La Familia/East Bay Community Services (Fremont)
Address
: 39155 Liberty St Suite D450, Fremont,CA 94538
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (925) 961-8045
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

La Familia/East Bay Community Services (Hayward)
Address
: 22100 Princeton St, Hayward CA 94541
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (925) 961-8045
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

The Hayward Center/Hayward Adult School
Address: 22100 Princeton St, Hayward CA 94541
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (925) 293-8595 x 5430 / daas@sfgov.org (email)
Hotline: (415) 355-6700
TTY: (415) 355-6756
Languages Spoken: English

YOUTH SERVICE PROVIDERS

Civic Corps Academy
Address: 
101 Myrtle St, Oakland CA 94607
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (510) 992-7800
Languages Spoken: English

Berkeley Youth Alternatives
Address
: 1255 Allston Way, Berkeley CA 94702
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (510) 845-9010
Languages Spoken: English

 

ADDITIONAL SECTIONS FROM THE EXCELSIOR WORKS! COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDEBOOK: