Tri-Valley Community Resources & Links


Free Meals Available: Click here for more information


Free and Low Cost Cell Phone Plans

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Scholarships that covers full tuition click on the link: Full Tuition Scholarships

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students click here

General Scholarships for the academic year please click here

LPC Scholarship called the 2GenFund, which covers up to $5,000 in childcare costs click on the following link: 2GenFund

For information on some unusual scholarships please click here

Access scholarships that meet your specific criteria by going to

Scholarships by category please check our Las Positas College Financial Aid Website or click here


Child Care Services

Bananas Referral Resources: 510-658-0381

Best Friends: 925-249-1868

Child Care Links: 925-417-8733

Community Association for Preschool Education: 925-443-2984

Contra Costa &Tri-Valley Preschool & Child Care

LARPD - ESS/Kids Zone: 925-373-5700

4C's Child Care Referral: 510-582-2182

Trustline Registry provides background check of childcare providers 800-822-8490


Children's Health Services

California Children Services: 510-208-5970

Immunizations: 510-267-3230

Lead Poisoning: 510-567-8280

Regional Center of the East Bay: 510-383-1200


Consumer Services

Consumer Credit Counseling Service: 866-889-9347

ECHO Housing: 925-449-7340


Counseling Services

ACCESS (24 Hour Crisis Line): 800-491-9099

Alameda County Family Education and Resource Center: (925) 583-3770

24-hour crisis line: 800-309-2131
Nationwide: 800-273-8255

Axis Community Health: 925-201-6240

Center for Family Counseling: 510-562-3731

Community Crisis Response Program

Crisis Support Services:

Oakland/Berkeley: 510-849-2212

Hayward/Castro Valley: 510-889-1333

Fremont/Union City: 510-794-5211

Livermore: 925-449-5566

Horizons Family Counseling: 925-371-4747

Ujima Family Life Resource Ctr: 510-569-8933


Criminal Justice & Legal Services

Alameda County Bar Association: 510-302-2222

Bay Area Legal Aid: 800-551-5554 OR 510-663-4744

California Courts Self-Help Center

Consumer Credit Counseling Services of the East Bay (CCCS): 510-636-9397

Family Violence Law Center: 510-208-0220

Homeless and Caring Court: 510-877-9203

Law Center for Families: 510-451-9261

Tri-Valley Haven - Domestic Violence: 925-449-5845

Tri-Valley Youth Court (TVYC): 925-337-7175


Dental Care

Referrals for Low Cost Dental Care: 888-604-4636

Healthy Kids, Healthy Teeth and the Office of Dental Care: 510-208-5910

Alameda County Dentists Accepting Medi-cal


Developmental and Physical Disability

ARC of Alameda County The Independent Way: 925-294-8931

Bay Area Community Services, INC. (BACS): 925-484-8457

California School for the Deaf: 510-794-3666
TTY: 510-794-3672

National Federation of the Blind of California Alameda-Contra Costa Chapter: 925-462-8575

Recreational Activities for the Developmental Disabled (RADD): 925-931-5373

REACH: Resources, education, activities, and housing for persons with developmental disabilities: 925-931-5373

Regional Center of the East Bay: 510-618-6100


Emergency/Low Cost Food

Alameda County Community Food Bank: 800-870-3663

Berkeley Food Pantry: 510-525-2280

Children's Emergency Council: 925-828-5363

East Oakland Switchboard: 510-569-6369

Food Opportunities: 888-445-6500

Open Heart Kitchen: 925-580-1616

Salvation Army Oakland: 510-437-9437

Salvation Army Hayward: 510-581-6444

Telegraph Community Center: 510-658-4457

Tri-Valley Haven Food Pantry: 925-449-1664

Valley Bible Church: 925-227-1301

Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition Programs: 510-595-6400


Housing Resources


Abode Services: 925-373-5313

Alameda Housing Authority: 510-747-4300

Bridge Housing

ECHO Housing: 925-449-7340

Eden Housing

Housing Authority of the County of Alameda

Livermore Housing Authority: 925-447-3600

MidPen Housing

Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California

Shepherd's Gate: 925-443-4283

Tri-Valley Haven - Homeless: 925-449-1664

Tri-Valley Haven - Domestic Violence: 800-884-8119

Office Hours

Mon: 9:00am-4:00pm
Tues: 10:00am-7:00pm
Wed: 9:00am-4:00pm
Thurs: 9:00am-4:00pm

Contact Information

Amanda Ingold
CalWORKs Coordinator

Valarie Carey
CalWORKs Counselor

Danielle Donohoe
CalWORKs Counselor Assistant

Kiley Zieker
CalWORKs Student Assistant

CalWORKs Front Desk






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