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Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos

Human Services

Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos

Multiservice agency providing emergency assistance and in-home support services, transportation and a nutrition program for seniors.

Description:

Provides emergency assistance including food, rent assistance, utility payments and shelter for people in need. The Alpha Omega Shelter provides temporary shelter for homeless clients who agree to plan to end their homelessness. Also provides a listing of job opportunities, free preparation of resumes and a job-opportunity message phone for shelter clients. Transitional Housing is also available for graduates of the Alpha Omega Shelter Program. Provides short-term, non-medical in-home support for seniors age 60 or over. Services include escort and transportation, shopping, and special projects. Provides case management, assessment and referral to community resources. Follow-up service and referrals to appropriate service providers are available. Holiday Sharing Program coordinates the giving of toys, food, and gifts to low-income families and the elderly during the holiday season. Senior Nutrition Program provides lunch to seniors in a congregate setting at 266 Escuela Avenue in Mountain View. Also provides recreational activities and educational presentations.

Location

Public Transit:

VTA stops within 1 block. CALTRAIN stops within 2 blocks.
204 Stierlin Road, Mountain View, CA 94043 37.3968809 -122.0782816 Human Services

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Spanish

Accessibility Options:

  • Wheelchair

Services

Fees:

Food and Nutrition Center client card: $4. Fee waived if client is unable to pay. Donations accepted for Senior Nutrition Program, Senior Services Program and Emergency Assistance Program. Cash and checks accepted.

Audience:

Elderly, low-income individuals and families, homeless

Eligibility:

Vary according to service. Emergency assistance requires proof of residency, verification of income and proof of child's date of birth

How to Apply:

Walk in or apply by phone.

Service Wait Estimate:

Varies, no wait for Senior Nutrition Program.

Service Areas:

  • Los Altos
  • Los Altos Hills
  • Mountain View