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Berkeley Food & Housing Project

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Berkeley Food & Housing Project

  1. 1. 6,200 People are homeless in Alameda County on any given night Be part of the solution End the crisis of homelessness 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  2. 2. Our Mission To ease & end the crisis of homelessness in our community, Berkeley Food & Housing Project (BFHP) provides emergency food & shelter, permanent housing, & housing placement with support services to homeless individuals. 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  3. 3. People We Serve 1. Homeless men, women & children in Berkeley, CA. 2. Many clients suffer from multiple disabilities including: a. Psychiatric illness b. Physical & developmental disabilities c. Substance abuse 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  4. 4. We Also Serve 3. Underemployed men & women unable to afford the high cost of living in the Bay Area 4. Women & their families who are fleeing from domestic violence Know someone who needs emergency shelter? Call the shelter bed reservation line: 1-866-960-2132 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  5. 5. Sites Multi Service Center 1. Daily Meal Program “The Quarter Meal” served M-F 2. Housing Case Management Team Help extremely low income & disabled people find homes & stay in their homes 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  6. 6. Sites North County Women’s Center -Helping women find permanent homes & jobs -Noon meal for women & children Women’s Overnight Shelter: -Emergency housing for women & children -Provides linkages to benefits, health care & employment 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  7. 7. Sites North County Women’s Center Independent House: -Six-month transitional housing -women & children ready for independent living Transitional House: -Two-year program -women with psychiatric disabilities & their children 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  8. 8. Sites Men’s Overnight Shelter -Serving men seeking emergency housing -Provides linkages to benefits, health care and employment Russell Street Residence -Permanent supportive housing in a state licensed adult residential facility for mental health clients 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  9. 9. Expenses & Income 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  10. 10. BFHP’s Hallmark To provide services with compassion to foster a nurturing, healing environment that can effectively end an individual’s cycle of homelessness. 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  11. 11. How You Can Help End Homelessness  Donate Online  Volunteer: volunteers@bfhp.org  Organize a drive for needed items 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4982 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org
  12. 12. Learn More www.bfhp.org www.everyonehome.org www.endhomelessness.org www.homelessness.samhsa.org Cause Page 2362 Bancroft Way ∙ Berkeley CA 94704 ∙ 510-649-4965 ∙ www.bfhp.org ∙ info@bfhp.org

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