East Oakland Switchboard 

Complete Address

1909 73rd Ave .Oakland CA 94621  



General Email Address  
Description Provides information and referral services and emergency food boxes to persons with a Social Services Agency referral. Participants can receive food twice weekly or every three days, depending upon Social Services Agency referral.

Offers some welfare advocacy. Depending on the availability of funding, takes names periodically throughout the year for people who need money for Critical Family Needs and/or Housing Assistance.

Also offers free clothing for men, women and children.  Accepts donations of clean and usable clothing, disposable diapers and non-perishable foods. Donations must be brought to the program. No furniture is accepted as there is limited space for storage of donated items.
Days Open Monday-Friday 
Hours 10:00am-5:00pm 
Duration Year Round 
Languages Spoken  
Nearby Bus Lines AC Transit line 58 within 1 block 
Nearby BART Stops  
Other Locations?  
Volunteer Opportunities?  
Leadership Opportunities?  


Additional Details: this page has some info from 2010, but i'm not sure if the switchboard is still around. when i used to drive by on the regular in 2011 it looked closed. anyone know or want to call?



This organization is listed in the Youth Services Directory.