Homeless Action Center - Berkeley Office

3126 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA - 94705
Phone Number: (510) 540-0878
Fax Number: (510) 540-0403



The Homeless Action Center provides free legal assistance with a range of public benefits programs, including Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Medi-Cal, CalWorks, General Assistance (GA), Food Stamps, and Cash Assistance Programs for Immigrants (CAPI). We also provide informal advice and referrals for non-benefits related legal issues.

Eligibility:
We provide free legal assistance to people on public benefits (example SSDI, Food Stamps, General Assistance, CAPI). Also low income persons in the county.

Drop In Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday:  1PM to 5:00PM


Hours:
  • Monday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday closed
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed

Mission Statement: People who are homeless are overwhelmingly poor, disabled, ill and marginalized. The Homeless Action Center (HAC) provides no-cost, barrier-free, culturally sensitive legal representation that makes it possible for homeless men and women to access the maze of social safety net programs that provide a pathway out of homelessness. Through HAC’s legal assistance, clients obtain health care, housing, a sustainable income and restored dignity. HAC is the only program in the Bay Area that specializes in legal assistance to those who are chronically homeless.

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