San Francisco Opens Help Center For Tenderloin District Residents In NeedWhen San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced her emergency declaration for the city's Tenderloin District, she talked about more police enforcement. She also acknowledged that a lot of people would need a place to get help. That site, The Tenderloin Linkage Center, is now open.
Santa Clara County Receives $22M Project Homekey Grant To Convert Hotel Into Supportive HousingSanta Clara County has received a $22 million grant from the state's Homekey program, which the county will use to purchase and convert a hotel into housing units for homeless residents.
Bay Area Homeless Struggle To Find Warmth As Temperatures Plunge A plume of frigid air settled over the San Francisco Bay Area Saturday night, plunging temperatures to near freezing and adding to the misery of those living on the streets.
Concerns About South Bay Homeless As New Year To Begin With Cold Snap, Lows Near FreezingFollowing a winter storm, unseasonably cold overnight temperatures are going to stick around in the South Bay for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, prompting worries about the unhoused.
Suspect Arrested in Machete Attack Near San Jose Homeless EncampmentPolice in San Jose are investigating an incident Monday morning where a male victim was injured after a person attacked him with a machete, according to authorities.
Santa Clara County Coroner Investigating Homeless Deaths Amid Plunging TemperaturesThe Santa Clara County Coroner's Office is investigating a number of recent homeless deaths possibly related to "cold exposure/hypothermia."
Federal Program Offers Incentives To Oakland Landlords Willing To House Homeless TenantsThe City of Oakland has announced an incentive program to attract property owners to participate in a federally funded effort to house the homeless. But even though the money is there, it still may be a tough sell.
KPIX Exclusive: San Francisco Luxury Condos Overlook City's Worst Squalor; 'I Don't Want To Be Afraid To Live Here' A one-way, one-block alley in San Francisco has neighbors living in constant fear and afraid for their safety. Willow Street between Van Ness and Polk currently has the highest concentration of tents in San Francisco, according to the latest city data.
Dream Inspires Concord Man To Take Food, Clothing and Scripture To Homeless CampsitesA Concord man is devoting his retirement to creating what he calls a Love Revolution among the homeless in his community.
Homeless Encampment Fire Spreads To Santa Rosa Commercial Building A vacant Santa Rosa commercial building was heavily damaged late Thursday after flames from a nearby homeless encampment spread the structure, authorities said.
Candlestick Point Safe Parking Lot For Homeless Living In Vehicles Approved By State Parks OfficialsA new temporary vehicle triage center in San Francisco's Candlestick Point State Recreation Area for people living out of their vehicle to safely park will move forward after it was approved by the California Department of Parks on Thursday.
Homeless Man Killed After Being Set On Fire In San Francisco's Mission District IdentifiedA homeless man killed after someone set his sleeping bag on fire last week in San Francisco's Mission District has been identified.
Housing Crisis: Santa Clara County Launches Plan To End Family Homelessness In 4 YearsSanta Clara County officials, in collaboration with nonprofit housing partners and the city of San Jose are looking to house 1,200 homeless families within the next year.
4 Santa Clara County Cities Submit Project Homekey Proposal For 800 Supportive Housing UnitsSanta Clara County and several of its cities and partner organizations announced Thursday that they are submitting more than a dozen proposals to the state for funding to build more than 800 housing units over the next nine months.
Oakland Hit With Lawsuit Over Failure To Clean Up Homeless Campseveral groups have filed a lawsuit against the City of Oakland for failing to enforce a policy requiring the city to clean up homeless encampments and move residents into housing.