SFPD Operation Outreach: Resources

Homeless Outreach


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      Homeless Resource

Shelters | Free Meals | Substance Abuse Program | Mental Health | Dental | Free Medical
Veteran's Asst | Monetary Resources/California ID | Low Income Housing
Emergency Funds | Language | Storage of Personal Belongings | Clean Up Svc | Shower

To be placed on a wait list for a 90 days-shelter,
please call 3-1-1.


Click here for the "Link-SF" mobile homeless resource website
(for mobile phones)

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Mission Neighborhood RC:
165 Capp St x S.Van Ness. 869-7977
M-F 7am-12pm, 2pm-7pm, Closed Sat & Sun: Spanish/English

United Council of Services:
2111 Jennings/Van Dyke 671-1100
24 hr Drop in Center, Spanish/English

Glide RC:
330 Ellis St. x Taylor
Call 311 for 90 Day Wait List.
Check the status at 10am in-person or Call 674-6033 or 674-6012

MSC South RC :
525 5th St. x Bryant.

24 hr Drop in Center; Shelter 4:30 PM- 8:00 AM

Hospitality House RC:
146 Leavenworth 
7 - 7 Drop in Center

Youth Shelter:
Lark Inn, 869 Ellis x Van Ness, 749-2968
18-24 years old, 24 hours, 7 pm Curfew.
Emergency at 7 pm

Diamond Youth Shelter
12-17 yrs old (18 yrs old if in high school)
536 Central Ave at Grove
M-F 6:30pm - 8pm
(go to Glide and get a shelter ticket. Hold onto ticket and comeback at 4pm. Attempt to get a
1-day bed until 9:30pm)

Hamilton Family Center:
1631 Hayes, 409-2100
Transitional Housing

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Free Meal Programs

St. Anthony's
150 Golden Gate at Jones St. 241-2690
Lunch, 11:30am-1:30pm (10:00-11:45am people with childred
and seniors over 59 yrs)

Glide Church
330 Ellis St. x Taylor, 674-6045
Breakfast 8-9am daily. Lunch 12-1:30 pm daily. Dinner 4-5:30 Mon-Fri
(bag dinner weekends and holidays)

Martin De Porres
225 Potrero Ave. x 16th St,
Breakfast 6:30am-7:30am, Sunday Brunch 9-10:30 am,
Lunch (Tues-Sat 12-2pm

City Team Ministries
164 6th St. at Natoma
Dinner at 6 PM
tue,wed,thur, fri 6pm-7pm
sat 1pm-3pm (all you can eat)

United Council of Human Resources
2111 Jennings St at Van Dyke Ave, 671-1100
7pm - 9pm; Dinner 5pm - 7pm Everyday


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Substance Abuse Programs

Treatment Access Program (TAP):
1380 Howard St (at 10th St), 503-4730
call or drop-in, m-f 8am-4:30pm

Haight Ashbury Free Clinic/ Waiden House Healthright 360
815 Buena Vista West. 519-4185

Westside Community Services
1301 Pierce St. 563 8200
M-F 7am-10:45am, 12pm-1:45pm Everyday, Sat & Sun 8am - 11am (Holidays)
Methadone Maintenance and detoxification

Bayview Hunters Point Foundation
1625 Carroll Ave 822-8200
Methadone Maintenance and Detoxification
6am - 2pm M-F, 7am - 10am Weekdays

Engagement Specialist Team
1171 Mission St. 415-734-4233
24 hours

Baker Places
1000 Brannan #401, 415-864-4655
Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

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Mental Health Services (All accept Medical) *first come first served

Westside Crisis
M-F 8a - 5:30pm, Sat 9am - 4pm
immediate meds 

Dore Urgent Clinic
52 Dore St
24 hours, call first, 415-553-3100 

Access (City-Wide Mental Health Placement)
888-246-3333 or 255-3737
24 hours 

South of Market Mental Health
760 Harrison St. x 3rd St. 836-1700
Drop-in: mon,tues,thu, Fri 8:30am - 10:30am, M-F 1-3pm; wed 1pm - 2:30pm

OMI Family Center
1701 Ocean Ave. x Faxon, 452-2200
mon, tues, thu, fri 8:30am-5pm, wed: 12pm - 5pm

Mission Mental Health
2712 Mission St x 23rd St. 401-2700
Drop-in M-F 9-11am, Regular Appointments 8:30am - 4pm mon-fri

SFGH Psych. Emergency
1001 Potrero Ave. x 23rd St, 206-8125
24 hours
Suicide Prevention Hotlines
Crisis 781-0500

Drug Line 362-3400
HIV Nightline 434-2437

Mobile Crisis:
Emergency Mental Health, 970-4000
8:30am - 11pm M-F
12pm - 8pm Sat/Holidays
Closed Sundays

Emergency MH Meds (In-System)
Westside Crisis, 888 Turk St. (x Gough), 415-355-0311
Mon-Sat 9am - 6pm

Hospitality House Tenderloin Self-Help Center
146 Leavenworth St x Turk, 415-749-2143
Drop-In Center Mon-Fri 7am - 7pm (Closed Monday 10am - 1pm)

Hospitality House-6th Street Self-Help Center
169-6th St. (x Natoma), 415-369-3040
Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

HIV Crisis
1930 Market St, 415-476-3902
Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

Child Crisis
3801 3rd St. Suite 400, 415-970-3800
24/7, office hrs Mon-Thurs 7am - 9pm and Fri 7am - 7pm

Child Protective Services

Open 24/7 

Adult Protective Services
Open 24/7

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Sliding Scale Dental Clinics (MEDI-CAL)

Medi-Cal Dental Referral Line, 800-322-6384
M-F 8-5pm, Referral service to Denti-Cal Dentist

UCSF School of Dentistry
707 Parnassus Ave, 1st Floor
M-F, 8am-5pm, Appt. only 

UC Buchanan Community Clinic
100 Buchanan St. at Waller St.
M-F 8:30am-5pm

University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
155 5th St at Mission St 
M-F 8:30-5pm


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Free Medical Clinics

Tom Waddell Health Clinic
50 Ivy St x Polk, 554-2950
Urgent Care M-Sat 8am-5pm; To be seen must appear 3:30pm

St. Anthony Free Clinic
150 Golden Gate x Jones,
M-T-Th-F 8am-12, 1-430pm; W 8am-12 

Glide Health Clinic
330 Ellis x Taylor,
Drop-In: M-W 8:30AM, Th, 12:30 or call for appt.

Larkin Youth
1050 Larkin x Sutter, 673-0911

Cole St. Youth Center
555 Cole St. x Haight, 751-8181
mon-fri 9am-5:30pm; drop-in 2pm-5pm, closed btw 1pm-2pm

South Of Market Health Center
229 7th St at Howard St, 503-6000
8am-5pm mon,tues,wed, thur; fri & sat 8am-2pm

Homeless Prenatal Program
2500 18th Street,


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Veteran's Assistance

Swords to Plowshares
1060 Howard St. x 7th St.,
M-F, 9am-12pm, 1pm-5pm, After 1pm call for appt.

SF VA Downtown Clinic
401 3rd St,
M-F 8am - 4:30pm 

Veteran's Admin Dental Services
4150 Clement St. x 42nd Ave.,
M-F, 8-4:30p; emer. 10-3

Veteran's Administration
1301 Clay St. (Downtown Oakland)
M-F 8-4:30pm

SF County Veteran's Service Office
27 B Van Ness, 415-503-2000


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Monetary Resources / Legal Help / California Identification

Homeless Advocacy Project
1360 Mission St.
575-3130 or 800-405-4427
Drop-In: T 1-4pm

Birth Certificates (SF)
101 Grove St. x Polk St., Rm. 105,
M-F 8am-4pm, closed major holidays 

CAAP/Food Stamps
1235 Mission St x 8th St.,
Applications Accepted M-F 8am - 5pm

1440 Harrison St. x 10th St.,
M-F, 9am-5pm

Social Security Admin.
800-772-1213, M-F 7am-7pm
Federal Building, 7th & Mission St

1377 Fell St. x Baker St., 800-777-0133,
M-T-Th-F: 8am-5pm, W 9-5pm; call for Sat Schedule

HSA Homeward Bound
(Greyhound Ticket in continental US to support network).
1235 Mission St at 9th; Show up by 8am and be packed and ready. 2 Suitcases, Duffle Bag, No Garbage bags,
50lb limit plus 1 small carry-on 25lbs
or less kids size backpack.

M-F 9-3p

Coalition on Homelessness
468 Turk Street at Hyde St., 346-3740
Homeless rights advocacy group.
Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm


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Low Income Housing Listings

Community Housing Partnership
20 Jones St., 563-3205
Intake Tuesdays 6:30am

Independent Living Resource Center
649 Mission St. x 3rd St. 3rd fl.
mon-fri 9am-4pm; Scent Free Agency, No perfume/Cologne

Tenderloin Housing Clinic
126 Hyde St x Golden Gate.,
M-F: 9-4:30 CAAP or SSI Income

SF Day Labor Program 
3358 Cesar Chavez, 252-5375
Mon-Fri 6:30am - 1pm; Sat 6:30am - 12pm

San Francisco Housing Authority
440 Turk St,
Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm
Subsidized housing waiting lists

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Emergency Funds

American Red Cross
1663 Market St,
427-8000 or 800-660-4272
Disaster Relief

Rental Assistance/Eviction Prevention
SF Rent Assistance Programs (outside site)
2-1-1 Bay Area ; Financial Assistance/Services (outside site) 
or call 800-273-6222

Catholic Charities
180 Howard St. x Main St. Ste.300, 972-1300 x 301

Evition Defense collaborative
995 Market #1200
947-0797, email: [email protected]
mon-fri 9:30-11:30am; 1pm - 3pm; closed 1st Friday afternoon of each month and all Court Holidays.

St. Anthony's Social Work Center
121 Golden Gate Ave. x Jones St.
1st come 1st serve.

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Supportive Services 

Arriba Juntos Center
1850 Mission St. x 14th St.
M-F, 830-5pm Vocational Services, Spanish

La Raza Centro Legal, Inc,
474 Valencia St. x 16th St. Ste.295,
M-F 10am - 4pm, Spanish 

Mission Mental Health
2712 Mission St. x 23rd St.,
Drop-In: M-F 9-11am,M-T-Th-Fr 1-4pm, Spanish

SF Day Labor Program
3358 Cesar Chavez St, 252-5375

Chinatown/North Beach Mental Health
729 Filbert St, 352-2000,
M-F 8:30-5pm, Chinese, Italian, Vietnamese


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Storage of Personal Belongings

Homeless Storage Facility:
350 Jones,
Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
Clothing/ Shoes Only, 2 Bags

Department of Public Works
2323 Cesar Chavez St., 311
Storage of abandoned property

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Clean Up Services

Department of Public Works (DPW)
28-CLEAN or Call 3-1-1
24 Hours for garbage clean up

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Martin De Porres
225 Potrero Ave (x 16th St), 415-552-0240
Tue and Thur, 9am - 1pm

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