A “one-stop shop” of student resources from the California Community College Chancellor’s Office. Get information on how to apply to college, qualifying for financial aid, transferring schools, career education, etc.


California Chafee Grants

Foster Youth may qualify for up to $5,000 per year in financial aid grants for college or career and technical training.

Beyond Emancipation

Beyond Emancipation offers education, employment, and housing support to transition-age foster youth in Alameda County.

Bay Area Rescue Mission

The Rescue Mission helps meet the basic needs of homeless men, women, and children in the Bay Area with food and a clean, safe place to sleep.


211 is a national, toll-free phone number to call for information about health and social services. Calls are answered 24/7 by trained information and referral specialists.

Phone: 211