Services and Resources for Unsheltered

Locations of portable toilets and hand washing stations –  portapotties and hand washing stations

Sacramento Loaves & Fishes: 1351 North C Street –limited services–
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 started in 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:

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:

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: (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  or mail them to P.O. Box 487, Sacramento, CA 95812
Apply for Benefits – apply online  at
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 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:

 Sacramento Steps Forward:

Francis House’s Street Sheet: Street Sheet link

Arden Arcade Carmichael Faith Communities Resource Guide: 20May22_AACFC_resource_guide

Weekly Resource Calendar 9.20-9.26

Resources for Assisting Migrant Workers