Local Resources & Updates

Contra Costa Resources

Here are list of resources for Contra Costa resident's during the COVID-19 crisis:

Housing Resources and Updates

  • Contra Costa's Sheriff's will not be executing any evictions until April 1st.
  • The Director of Emergency Services ordered a moratorium on all coronavirus related evictions (evictions due to loss of income due to covid-19) for 30 days but can be extended.

Additional Housing Resources and Updates

  • Singles only housing Contra Costa County Emergency Shelters Concord/Richmond Call 211
  • Housing search assistance, screening & referrals for housing/utility assistance laundry, showers Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) "Richmond (GRIP) 165 22nd Street" (510) 233-2141 M-F, 9 am-5 pm
  • Bay Area Rescue Mission Richmond, 200 Macdonald Ave, (510) 215-4555
  • Housing search assistance, screening & referrals for housing/utility assistance laundry, showers Trinity Center "Walnut Creek (Trinity Center)
    1300 Boulevard Way" (925) 949-8712 M-F, 8 am-4 pm Wenesday: 12-4 pm is Women Only
  • Women/families Bay Area Rescue Mission Shelters (510) 215-4860
  • Family housing Berkeley Shelter Bed Hotline (866) 960-2132
  • Shelter and services for homeless youth ages 18-24 Calli House (800) 610-9400
  • Domestic Violence Shelter (STAND!) (888) 215-5555
  • Shelter for single parents with children, pregnant woman with or without partner GRIP Family Emergency Shelter (510) 233-2141
  • Transitional housing for homeless women and women with children Shepherd's Gate (925) 308-7507
  • Transitional housing & rapid rehousing SHELTER, inc. (925) 338-1038

Food / Meals Access Resources and Updates

  • Grocery stores and pharmacies will remain open so there is no need to jam stores or hoard items.
  • Those engaged in or requiring essential services can continue their tasks while practicing good sanitation habits and social distancing.
  • Exercising out-of-doors at our local parks while practicing social distancing is good for the body and mind.  
  • If you are able to offer assistance, or need assistance, two of the organizations that may help now are Meals on Wheels and Contra Costa & Solano County Community Food Bank.
  • Contra Costa schools are closed during this time and providing free ‘grab n go’ meals to the many students who rely on them at specific sites.
  • Contra Costa County Aging and Adult Services - Assistance with Food Programs in any City in Contra Costa. This Specialist can give out key information for food, home meals, and hours for Department stores open for Seniors 
    • Call (925) 229-8434 Then press 5 to speak with a Sr. Information Specialist that can give out key information for food, home meals, and hours for Department stores open for Seniors.  
  • Free Grocery Pick-up - for anyone by Monument Crisis Center call 925. 825.7751 Groceries can be picked up for neighbors or someone other than yourself as well. 
    • Monday March 30th 9am-12pm
    • Tuesday March 31st 9am-12pm
    • Friday April 3rd 9am-12pm
  • Home Delivered Meals Program by California Department of Aging - Local Area Agency on Aging (AAA) 
    • Call 925. 229.8434 Contra Costa County Services OR 1-800-510-2020 County Number - Message is bi-lingual. Message will ask you to leave a voicemail and include your City and County.

Reminders for those who live and/or work in Contra Costa:


 HOW TO HELP


Monument Crisis Center accepts donations of perishable and non-perishable food during these times. To donate without leaving home, text MCC to 41-444.


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