COVID-19 Links and Resources
(This page is not complete and is expected to be built and changed during the COVID-19 crisis. I thought this would be a good place to put information as I can)
Services and Resources for Unsheltered
Sacramento Loaves & Fishes: 1351 North C Street –limited services– http://sacloaves.org/
Loaves & Fishes is open to provide breakfasts, supply survival items, and lunch tickets. Some showers. Friendship Park is closed. Some delivery to area unsheltered folks is starting as of April.
The Dining Room will remain open to distribute “to-go” or bag lunches for guests.
Sister Nora’s overnight residential program will remain open, but residents have been communicated to practice social distancing.
Maryhouse, daytime hospitality shelter for women will limit traffic inside, but continue services and dispense survival supplies.
The Washhouse will minimize congestion inside, but remain open.
Mustard Seed School will run a limited half-day program on campus from 8:15-11:30 am for unsheltered children living in cars or outside and the front office will stay open until noon for intakes.
The Warehouse will remain open until noon to receive donations.
All other programs are closed for the time being.
Salvation Army Sacramento Drive-thru food pickup:
Family Services: 3213 Orange Grove Ave, North Highlands, CA – Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Sacramento Citadel Alhambra Campus: 2550 Alhambra Blvd, Sacramento, CA – Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Rancho Cordova Community Center: 10309 Folsom Blvd, Rancho Cordova, CA – Mondays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the parking lot
Salvation Army DHQ: 3755 North Freeway Boulevard, Sacramento, CA – Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services: https://www.sacramentofoodbank.org/find-food
Sac Safe Space – Tuesdays, 9am to noon, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 1430 J street. Temporary sanctuary for young adults (ages 18-30) from the streets of Sacramento. Breakfast, hygiene items and other supplies when available. For more information: http://www.engage.us.org/
St. John’s Lutheran Church is closed but they are offering hand washing and showers from a trailer in the parking lot from Mondays through Fridays 10AM to 6PM and weekends 12 to 5 PM
Tommy Clinkenbeard Legal Clinic is closed. Call the Legal Services of Northern California: https://lsnc.net (916) 551-2150
Hand Washing Stations:
North 18th Street and Basler Street, 21st Street between X and Y streets, Northgate Exit & 160 Freeway, Cesar Chavez Plaza, Roseville Road Light Rail Station, Morris Utility Station
Department of Human Assistance (DHA/welfare) is closed but can be accessed online or by phone:
Appointments – over the phone.
Mail – use drop boxes outside office, or submit documents online through https://www.mybenefitscalwin.org/ or mail them to P.O. Box 487, Sacramento, CA 95812
Apply for Benefits – apply online at https://www.mybenefitscalwin.org/
General Assistance, call (916) 874-3100
EBT – new or replacements, call (877) 328-9677
Harm Reduction Service
2800 Stockton Blvd – (916) 456-4849. Open from 4-6PM weekdays. Call for outreach schedule or supplies.
Antelope area: Mon 1:30pm
Lighthouse Market, West Sacramento: Tues 12pm
Yolo St at Lisbon Ave West Sac: Tues 1pm
Loaves & Fishes: Wed 11-1
Arden & Response: Wed 1-1:45
Arden Garden Area: Thurs 1:30-2:30pm
South Sac Area: Fri 1-3pm
If you need additional details or want to confirm a time & place is still happening please call our office at 916-456-4849
City of Sacramento: For general information or questions about COVID-19 in Sacramento, please call 211 or 1-800-500-4931 or 916-498-1000. You also can email email@example.com. They are increasing their service from normal operations to coordinate and refer people to emergency services and providing information about the COVID-19 pandemic.
City services: 311
Sacramento Covered: (916) 874-9670
If you are homeless and do not have insurance and are sick you can call:
Elica Health Centers: (916) 454-2345, WellSpace Health: (916) 737-5555, Sacramento County Health Center: (916) 874-9670
Sacramento County Department of Health Services: http://www.saccounty.net/COVID-19
Sacramento Steps Forward: sacramentostepsforward.org/covid-19-resources/
Information and resources:
City of Sacramento – Resources for Novel COVID-19 – City of Sacramento Resources page cityofsacramento.org/Emergency-Management/COVID19 For general information or questions about COVID-19 in Sacramento, please call 2-1-1 or 1-800-500-4931 or 916-498-1000. You also can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sacramento County – County Department of Health is lead agency for communicable diseases in Sacramento www.saccounty.net/COVID-19/Pages/default.aspx
Sacramento Steps Forward sacramentostepsforward.org/covid-19-resources/
CDC Guidance on Unsheltered Homelessness www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/homeless-shelters/unsheltered-homelessness.html
California Department of Public Health www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Immunization/ncov2019.aspx
California Information Covid19.ca.gov