Looking for Information for Tenants

In Alameda County, people seeking housing or community services can call 2-1-1 for information. 2-1-1 is a free, non-emergency, confidential, 3-digit phone number and service that provides easy access to housing information, and critical health and human services. 2-1-1 operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with multi-lingual capabilities. If you are outside Alameda County, call 888-886-9660. For help in San Francisco, San Mateo County or Marin County, call 800-273-6222.

Additional information is available here:

Financial Assistance with Back Rent Payments

Energy Bill Payment Assistance

Weatherization Services

Housing-Related Legal Services

Berkeley’s Rent Stabilization Board

Housing Code Enforcement and the Rental Housing Safety Program

Berkeley’s Tenant Relocation Ordinance

Information for Tenants in a Foreclosed Building