Here are brochures and links for various non profit organizations that we may need to direct our neighbors in need to.
Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services For Catholic and non-Catholic families. If the links do not help contact Vincentian Services for additional contact information
Mother Teresa Program – Free Funeral Services for those in need
Precious Lives Program – Free Funeral Services for those families that have lost a child
All Souls Remembrance Program – For those families that need a place to put cremated remains for free
MFC_MI-CCCares-Flyer -English – Health Care Program for Uninsured Adults
MFC_MI-CCCares- Flyer – Spanish – Health Care Program for Uninsured Adults
This is a webinar given in July 2023 by the Contra Costa County Continuum of Care. It explains how someone can be helped by the following programs: CalFresh (SNAP/food stamps), Calworks, MediCal, General Assistance, SSI/SSDI, SOAR (SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery) on line course and by the Bay Area Legal Aid.
- Recording of the training: https://youtu.be/OWqRVAx7AyA
- Mainstream Benefits Training slide deck 7.10.23
Community Mental Health Services_Flyer_Final_7.12.2022 – Fred Finch Youth Center of John Muir Health
COMMUNITY CONNECT – Contra Costa Health Services’ holistic case management program
Class63_ACT flyer with Registration Link – Opportunity Junction Careers Training
JFK+SVdPFlyer 8-25-20 – Free and Confidential Counseling Services
Northern California Family Center – Counseling, Runaway Services, Foster Care, Mediation
Project Roomkey/Homelessness COVID Response– The purpose of Project Roomkey is to provide non-congregate sheltering for people experiencing homelessness, to protect human life, and minimize strain on health care system capacity.
CalWORKs Housing Support Program (HSP)- The CalWORKs Housing Support Program (HSP) fosters housing stability for families experiencing homelessness. HSP assists homeless CalWORKs families in obtaining permanent housing and can provide temporary shelter, help with moving costs, short to medium-term rental subsidies, and wraparound case management.
CalWORKs Homeless Assistance (HA)- The CalWORKs Homeless Assistance (HA) Program aims to help CalWORKs families meet the reasonable costs of securing housing. The CalWORKs HA program serves eligible CalWORKs recipients, or apparently eligible CalWORKs applicants, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. CalWORKs HA can provide payments for temporary shelter for up to 16 cumulative calendar days, as well as payments to secure or maintain housing, including a security deposit and last month’s rent, or up to two months of rent arrearages.
Bringing Families Home Program (BFH)- The Bringing Families Home (BFH) program helps reduce the number of families in the child welfare system experiencing homelessness, increase family reunification, and prevent foster care placements. BFH serves homeless families involved with the child welfare system and is designed to offer housing supports in order for families to successfully reunify.
Housing and Disability Advocacy Program (HDAP) – The Housing and Disability Advocacy Program (HDAP) assists homeless and disabled individuals apply for disability benefit programs, while also providing housing support. The HDAP requires that participating counties offer outreach, case management, benefits advocacy, and housing supports to all program participants.
Home Safe Program– The Home Safe Program supports the safety and housing stability of individuals involved in Adult Protective Services (APS) who are experiencing, or at imminent risk of experiencing, homelessness due to elder or dependent adult abuse, neglect, self-neglect, or financial exploitation by providing housing-related assistance using evidence-based practices for homeless assistance and prevention.
Community Care Expansion Program (CCE) – The CCE program was established by Assembly Bill No. 172 (Chapter 69, Statutes of 2021) and will provide $805 million in funding for acquisition, construction, and rehabilitation to preserve and expand adult and senior care facilities that serve SSI/SSP and Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI) applicants and recipients, including those who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness.