Homeless Assistance Sacramento

Resource and Help for the Homeless in Sacramento

Sacramento Homeless Assistance

May 29th, 2015
Students, contact the homeless services of your school district or go to the front counter of your school of attendance. There are no homeless services for children with disabilities. Parents of children with special needs and/or disabilities apply for the services according to gender or family unit. If you enter a shelter, then you will need a TB test.

Homeless services and Programs for students, Veterans and people living in Sacramento:

  1. 1422 C Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
    Ph. (916) 443-2646
    Service times are Mon., Tue., Thurs., and Friday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Closed Wednesday.

    Numbers are drawn lottery style at 9:00 a.m. We serve numbers 1 through 25. 
    You do not need a number to enter the job development center on Mon., Tue., Wed., and Friday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Thursday 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
    Free Bus passes - California ID-Birth certificate-Notary services-Hygiene kits-Eyeglasses-Winter coats, scarves, hats, homeless assistance referrals, etc.

  2. Mercy Clinic
    1321 North C Street at 12th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
    Ph. (916) 446-3345 Mon. - Fri. 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 
    This location includes FREE TB testing for shelter placement. Free Health Clinic services for the homeless and families who do not have medical insurance.
  3. 1321 North C Street at 12th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
    Ph. (916) 443-7378 or (916) 446-9316 Homeless assistance information service center. Offers many homeless programs as help for the homeless including, showers, phone, meals, kennel, Library, Jail Visitation, on-site help for the homeless services and referrals for mental health, disability, housing and substance abuse. 
    Ø Mary House Ph. (916) 446-4961 The Mary House program is a Sacramento community daytime shelter for women and children only. Also, provides assistance for homeless dads, moms and their children.
    Ø Mustard Seed School Ph. (916) 447-3626
    The Mustard Seed School is a free school for Sacramento homeless children 3-15 age group.
  4. Ph. (916) 441-0123 - Administrative Office. or (916) 480-9000 TLCS. "Widening Opportunities for Rehabilitation and Knowledge (WORK) is a rel="nofollow" hUD funded program that provides for vocational support for homeless adults who are motivated to enter the workforce. This program works in collaboration with Crossroads Employment Services to provide employment services and job coaches as needed."
  5. Mission: To advance and support a network of human service provider organizations committed to assisting individuals and families who are in transition, or crisis, and are disconnected from their support systems.
  6. 1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838) to speak to a trained VA responder.
    Employment-Safe Housing-Health Care-Mental Health-Referrals. VA’s National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
    1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838) to speak to a trained VA responder. 
    Employment-Safe Housing-Health Care-Mental Health-Referrals.
  7. The Sacramento Stand Down Association
    Ph. (916) 646-6004

Homeless Students in Sacramento:

  1. P.O. Box 269003, Sacramento, CA 95826
    Ph. (916) 228-3904 or (916) 228-2392<
    FREE help to keep your child in school. Transportation, school supplies, other needed assistance.
    Resource for homeless families to stay connected with school. Includes assisting unaccompanied youth in staying in school. Services all County of Sacramento school districts.
  2. San Juan Unified School District
    7551 Greenback Lane, Room C-1, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
    Ph. (916) 971-7045
    Encina High School – West Area 1400 Bell Street, Room G-3, Sacramento, CA 95825
  3. Sac City Unified School District
    2930 21st Avenue, Citrus Heights, CA 95820
    Ph. (916) 277-6892
    Emergency homeless assistance for homeless students including help with transportation, food and referrals.
  4. Twin Rivers Unified School District
    5115 Dudley Boulevard, Bay B, McClellan, CA 95652
    Ph. (916) 566-1600 x50852 (Jane C., Coordinator) or (916) 566-1600 x5084 (Tracey W., Coordinator)
    Provides services and referrals for homeless student assistance.