San Mateo County Resources

How to Access Homeless Programs and Services in San Mateo County

If you are homeless or at-risk and need help, contact a referral service and request to speak to a social worker. Depending on your situation they may provide an overnight emergency shelter referral to Project WeHOPE. Referrals are for one night, and is dependent on availability. They will also suggest temporary resources and other programs that can help you. Below is a list of Referral Agencies to contact.

If you’d like to know more about other homeless services and resources in San Mateo County, please visit the County of San Mateo Human Services’ Center on Homelessness website.

Referral Agencies of San Mateo County

Coastside Hope
99 Avenue Alhambra, El Granada
Phone: 650-726-9071
Area Served: Montara, Moss Beach, El Granada & Half Moon Bay, Daly City

Community Services Center
350 90th St., Daly City
Phone: 650-991-8007
Area Served: Colma, Daly City & Broadmoor

El Concilio Emergency Services
1798-B Bay Road, East Palo Alto
Phone: 650-330-7432
Area Served: East Palo Alto & Menlo Park

Fair Oaks Community Center
2600 Middlefield Road, Redwood City
Phone: 650-780-7500
Area Served: Atherton, North Fair Oaks, Portola Valley, Redwood City & Redwood Shores

North Peninsula Neighborhood
Services Center
600 Linden Ave., South San Francisco
Phone: 650-583-3373
Area Served: Brisbane, San Bruno & South San Francisco

Pacifica Resource Center
1809 Palmetto Ave., Pacifica
Phone: 650-738-7470
Area Served: Pacifica, North of Devil’s Slide

Puente de la Costa Sur
620 North St., Pescadero
Phone: 650-879-1691
Area Served: La Honda, Loma Mar, Pescadero & San Gregorio

Samaritan House
4031 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo
Phone: 650-347-3648
Area Served: Belmont, Burlingame, Foster City, Hillsborough Millbrae, San Carlos & San Mateo