Local Resources

helplines

  • WomenSV helpline: 650-996-2200

  • Next Door Solutions to DV: (408) 501-7550

  • YWCA: (408) 295-4011

  • Community Solutions for Survivors of DV: 1-877-363-7238

  • Asian Americans for Community Involvement/AACI: (408) 975-2739

  • Superior Court Self Help Center/DV Restraining Order Clinic (408) 882-2926; For quicker help www.scscourt.org Click “Self-Help,” then “Free & Low Cost Legal Help” then “Self Help Question Form”

  • Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse/CORA (San Mateo Co.): 1-800-300-1080

  • Family Violence Appellate Project (FVAP): 510-858-7358, info@fvaplaw.org

  • Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC): 590 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040, (650) 965-2020, www.chacmv.org

  • Shalom Bayit (Jewish): Helpline (866) 742-5667 (SHALOM-7), P.O. Box 2883, Berkeley, CA 94702  

SHELTERS

  • Maitri: local helpline 1-408-436-8398, maitri@maitri.org, https://maitri.org/  

  • NextDoor: 234 E Gish Rd #200, San Jose, CA 95112, (408) 501-7550

  • Community Solutions: 16264 Church St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037, (408) 779-2113

  • AACI (Asian Americans for Community Involvement): 24hr Hotline: 408-975-2739

  • YWCA Linda Haskell Empowerment Center, 375 South 3rd St, San Jose, CA 95112, (408) 295-4011

  • CORA: 2211 Palm Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403, (650) 652-0800

  • Safe Alternatives to Violence Environments (SAVE): 1900 Mowry Ave #201, Fremont, CA 94538, (510) 574-2250

  • WOMAN Inc. (based in SF, keep census of bed count in Bay Area): 24hr Hotline: (415) 864-4722,

Faith-based organizations:

Food/clothing resources

  • Ecumenical Hunger Program (food bank/clothing): 2411 Pulgas Ave, East Palo Alto, CA 94303, (650) 323-7781

  • Opportunity Center: 33 Encina Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, (650) 853-8672

  • Communities Services Agency (CSA): 204 Stierlin Rd, Mountain View, CA 94043, (650) 968-0836

  • Second Harvest Food Bank: https://www.shfb.org/get-food/

  • St. Simon’s Church Los Altos (food bank): 1860 Grant Rd, Los Altos, CA 94024, (650) 967-8311

  • St. Athanasius Catholic Church (food bank): 160 N Rengstorff Ave, Mountain View, CA 94043, (650) 961-8600, http://stathanasiusparish.com/

Employment resources

  • NOVA Job Center (federally funded-free): 505 W Olive Ave #550, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, (408) 730-7232

  • Dress for Success (clothing): 504 Valley Way, Milpitas, CA 95035, San Jose, (408) 935-8299

  • MoveUp.org: non-profit, free assistance with job search.