COVID-19 Resources for OEA Website
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Health - Salud

  • Three school-based health centers will remain open to serve the general health needs of OUSD students. These are:
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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

  • OEA PSA Videos

Finances - Finanzas



  • 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



Food - Comida

  • Alameda Food Bank: Helpline 1800-870-3633 or 1-510-635-3663 or
  • 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 Internet

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

Other resource lists:

 Parent Leadership Action Network (PLAN): click here

Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equity: click here

from Freedom Community Clinic