Health - Salud
- Three school-based health centers will remain open to serve the general health needs of OUSD students. These are:
- Hawthorne Health Clinic (1700 28th Ave.). Please call (510) 481-4566 between the hours of 8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday to be screened or schedule an appointment.
- Youth Heart Health Center (286 East 10th St.). Please call (510) 481-4566 between the hours of 8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday to be screened or schedule an appointment.
- Youth UpRising/Castlemont (8711 MacArthur Blvd., Ste. A). Please call (510) 428-3556 during the following hours to be screened or schedule an appointment: Mondays 1:30-4:30pm; Wednesdays: 1:30-4:30pm; Fridays: 8:30-11:30am.
- 1-800-799-7233 (English and Spanish)
Safety - Seguridad
Finances - Finanzas
FILE FOR UNEMPLOYMENT OR BENEFITS
- How to Apply for UI Benefits (File a Claim) (YouTube) English | Español | 广东话 | Tiếng Việt | 普通话
- STEP BY STEP video guide on how to file for unemployment English/Español
- File Paid Family Leave Claim - available for those who stay home because they need to take care of someone who has contracted the virus (Covid-19) or who has been quarantined (must be certified by a medical professional).
- File Disability Insurance Claim- available for those who have actually contracted the virus themselves or who have been exposed to it and are quarantined (must be certified by a medical professional in the case of Disability Benefits).
- File Unemployment Insurance Claim (Español) available to those whose hours have been reduced or who have lost their job due to coronavirus measures (and it also applies to those who choose to stay home due to underlying health issues making them more vulnerable). The Governor has waived the 1 week wait time and the person may not be required to be actively looking for work (as is usually required).
- Unfortunately though, this benefit is not available to undocumented persons whose hours are reduced or lose their job for reasons related to COVID-19, etc.
- SCHOOL CLOSURES: If your child’s school is closed and you have to miss work to care for them. You might qualify for Unemployment Insurance benefits.
- CA Employment Development Guidance on Unemployment Insurance
- Mission Asset Fund
- Bay Area COVID-19 Relief Application for Migrant Youth Community
- Restaurant Opportunities Centers United – Restaurant Workers Relief Fund. For restaurant workers in need of financial assistance. https://rocunited.org/relief/application/ (PAUSED, NO MORE FUNDS)
- Scholly student relief fund ($200) https://myscholly.com/relief/
- One Fair Wage Emergency Fund. Cash assistance for restaurant workers, car service drivers, delivery workers, personal service workers and more who need the money. https://ofwemergencyfund.org/help
- Oakland Food Service Workers COVID-19 Relief Fund / El Fondo de Alivio de Emergencia para Trabajadores de Restaurantes de Oakland https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf14-FQB_p4jlFzMvgKSpz10_Jju6JDnB2WP-exsMD2O0N8iw/viewform (Español y Inglés) (PAUSED, NO MORE FUNDS)
- USBG National Charity Foundation – Bartender Emergency Assistance Program. For bartenders, or the spouse or child of a bartender who have experienced an emergency hardship. https://www.usbgfoundation.org/beap
- Another Round, Another Rally Emergency Assistance. For workers in the hospitality industry, dishwasher, bartender, server, busser, chef, cook, sommelier, manager, host, concierge, cleaning staff, or bar back may apply for funds. https://anotherroundanotherrally.org/?fbclid=IwAR2NYl5YUCDvpIjCYRjxzvxaoMrYOLW3DWANoQKDJEKZT-yFf6x2OsCXias
- Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation. For emergency assistance for those employed by restaurants or bars or are employed by a restaurant or bar supplier. https://form.southernsmoke.org/smoke/application/
Food - Comida
- Alameda Food Bank: Helpline 1800-870-3633 or 1-510-635-3663 or www.foodnow.net
- Food at schools: During the COVID-19 closure, the OUSD Nutrition Services Department will open twelve schools throughout the city where “Grab and Go” breakfast and lunch meals will be available for all OUSD students or families and any Oakland child under 18. To ensure the least amount of contact, students do not need to be present to pick up food. The sites listed below will be open on Mondays and Thursdays from 8:00am to 12:00pm. Multiple days worth of food can be picked up to take home.
- Northwest/West Oakland: Sankofa Elementary, West Oakland Middle School and Hoover Elementary
- Central Oakland: Oakland High School and Garfield Elementary
- East Oakland: Bret Harte Middle School, Life Academy/United for Success, Coliseum College Preparatory Academy, Madison Park Upper, Fremont High School, Castlemont High School and Elmhurst United Middle School
- Home Delivery: Points of Light will be delivering groceries to families with youth & children who do not have any means of transportation between the hours of 8am-12pm. Please call the designated youth director in your district
- District 1: (850) 532-2376
- District 2: (510) 789-9240
- District 3: (909) 800-2245
- District 4: (909) 800-2245
- District 5: (650) 720-1171
- District 6: (510) 384-9032 or (626) 272-4477
- District 7: (786) 474-5600 or (415) 283-9173
Housing - Alojamiento
Technology - Tecnología
Free Video Conferencing for individuals and school districts
Tech Exchange is closed until April 7th. Look for updates HERE
Academic Resources - Recursos Académicos
Undocumented Families - Familias Indocumentadas
Special Education - Educación Especial
Mental Health - Salud Mental
- 800-829-3777 Family Paths Helpline ( fully bilingual and has access to a translation service for most languages. Community resources and mental health services)
- Self Care Handout
- T4SJ Core Organizer Dr. Farima Pour-Khorshid has gathered resources for wellness, teaching, and wrap-around services for educators and organizers navigating the COVID-19 crisis. Find the collection here.
Mutual Aid - Ayuda Mutua