The Alliance is part of a community of organizations that are here to provide programs and services to support you in living healthy. To view and download resources, please click on the resource name or select your preferred language.

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To request changes to these lists, please email us at livehealthy@alamedaalliance.org.

Resources

Behavioral Health (Mental Health and Substance Use)

Behavioral Health Care Services

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County

Substance Use Treatment Screening & Referrals

Domestic Violence

Are you in a hurting relationship?

Food, Housing, Utilities Assistance, and More

211 Alameda County

  • Call 2-1-1 at any time to speak with someone who can help you find what you need, such as food, housing, and utilities assistance.

24-Hour Line: 211 (all languages)
www.211alamedacounty.org

Alameda County Community Food Bank

  • Find groceries, meals, and help applying for CalFresh (food benefits program).
    Toll-Free: 1.800.870.3663 (all languages)
    FoodNow.net

Alameda County Resource Guide

Toll-Free: 1.888.604.4636 (all languages)

WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)

  • Nutrition program for pregnant or recently pregnant women, infants, and children up to five (5) years of age.
    Toll-Free: 1.888.942.9675 (English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese)
    www.myfamily.wic.ca.gov

LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer)

LGBTQ guide last updated May 2020

LGBTQ Centers

  • Oakland LGBTQ Community Center
    The Oakland LGBTQ Community Center promotes the well-being of LGBTQ people, their families, and allies. They provide support groups and health & wellness programs and services.

3207 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland
Phone Number: 1.510.882.2286
www.oaklandlgbtqcenter.org

  • Pacific Center
    The Pacific Center is an LGBTQ center that provides mental health and wellness services. They have programs and peer support groups for all ages.

2712 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley
Phone Number: 1.510.548.8283
www.pacificcenter.org

LGBTQ Parents

  • Our Family Coalition
    Our Family supports LGBTQ-headed families with children. They host parent education classes and playtime events in Berkeley and Oakland for families with children up to five (5) years of age. For providers and clinics that serve children, Our Family offers workshops for families and staff about LGBTQ+ inclusion, history, and health education.

Phone Number: 1.415.981.1960
www.ourfamily.org

Parents with LGBTQ Children

  • Gender Spectrum
    Gender Spectrum works with teachers, professionals, parents, and youth to provide gender-inclusive spaces for all children and teens. They offer online support groups for pre-teens, teens, parents & caregivers, other family members, and youth service providers, including a Spanish-language parent support group.

Phone Number: 1.510.788.4412
www.genderspectrum.org

  • Somos Familia
    Somos Familia supports Latinx LGBTQ youth and their families. They host events and a Spanish only monthly parent’s meeting.

Phone Number: 1.510.725.7764 (English, Spanish)
www.somosfamiliabay.org

LGBTQ Youth

  • Our Space
    Our Space is a community center for LGBTQ youth 12 – 23 years of age to build community, attend support groups and fun events, and get resources.

22245 Main St, Suite 102, Hayward
Phone Number: 1.510.727.9401
www.sidebysideyouth.org/programs/our-space

Older Adults and Persons Living With Disabilities

Alameda County Senior Resource Guides

Area Agency on Aging

  • Area Agency on Aging (AAA) services include Adult Day Care, Family Caregiver Support programs, Food and Nutrition programs, Senior Information and Assistance, Long Term Care Ombudsman Services, and Senior Center Services.

Phone Number: 1.800.510.2020  (all languages)

Alliance Resource Guide