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Community Resources

Community Resources

General Assistance and Referrals

There are many agencies and organizations offering a wide variety of assistance to Santa Clara County residents. Those listed below either provide information or referrals to get you the help you need, or are agencies that offer a wide variety of services.

Housing (Shelters and Rent Assistance)

Finding shelter and a place to live is the first thing everyone needs to stay healthy and safe. These agencies offer a variety of assistance and are providing services during shelter in place.

Free and Low Cost Medical Services

Staying healthy and accessing medical treatment can be stressful. Here are some places in the community that provide free and low cost clinics, dental care, and medication.

Food Assistance

During this Coronavirus pandemic, FREE food assistance is still going strong. There are many different food assistance programs such as food pantries, meals, and more. Here is a list of programs to help you navigate  and find what fits your situation.

Legal Services

Need legal help? The following resources offer services countywide.

Financial Assistance

Navigating financial resources can be extremely difficult during Shelter-in-Place, especially with information updating daily. Here is a concise list of direct links to information regarding essential services that you may need during these unprecedented times.

Family Services

Navigating resources for children and families can be extremely difficult during Shelter-in-Place, especially with information updating daily. Here is a list of direct links to information regarding essential services that you may need during these unprecedented times.

Domestic Violence Survivors

If you are impacted by domestic violence or intimate partner violence, Santa Clara County wants you to know that there are resources available to you even during this COVID-19 crisis.

LGBTQ+

Many national and community agencies have curated COVID-19 resources for members of the LGBTQ+ community. Our own County of Santa Clara Office of Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, and Queer Affairs is working hard to keep their resources updated

Immigration Help

If you need help with an immigration or citizenship issue, these organizations offer services county-wide in a variety of languages.

Help for Seniors

We want to make sure that our communities have the resources they need to stay happy and healthy, so here is a list of resources for Seniors. There are many organizations in Santa Clara County that focus on Seniors and are waiting to help.

Clothing and Hygiene Assistance

Several community agencies provide assistance with clothing and hygiene-related issues.

Mental and Behavioral Health Assistance

Staying healthy and having easy access to the resources that keep you well are especially important during times of stress. These agencies offer a variety of assistance and all are providing services during this time of Covid-19 shelter in place. You are not alone. Please reach out for assistance if you need it.

Community College Covid-19 Information

During the Covid-19 epidemic, each of the community colleges in Santa Clara County has developed resource pages for students and their families. The focus of these pages is to help the student community with meeting food, shelter, and financial need, and more.

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