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2-1-1 give s you FREE and CONFIDENTIAL information and referral over the phone about services in Alameda County
Call 2-1-1 to locate:
Hot meals and Food programs
Rental and utility assistance
Tenants’ rights assistance
Services for battered women
Physical and mental health care programs
Legal aid and consumer assistance
2-1-1 is a toll free and confidential phone service.
All calls are answered by experiences Resources Specialists – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in multiple languages.
If 2-1-1 is temporarily unavailable on your phone, call 1-888-886-9660
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Alameda County Community Food Bank
If you or anyone you know is in need of food in Alameda County, call the HUNGER HOTLINE for information about emergency food assistance and Government Food Programs. Interreters are available during regular business hours.
Ask for the Hotline Operator.
(510) 834-3663 -or –
1(800) 870-FOOD [870-3663]
Monday through Friday
9:00am to 12:00pm – and –
1:00pm to 4:00pm