Housing Advocacy Groups

united wayUnited Way Bay Area - Connects Bay Area Residents to current Health & Human Service Information; including Rent Payment Assistance, Rental Deposit Assistance, Mortgage Payment Assistance, Moving Assistance, Tenants Rights and Information/Counseling. http://www.211bayarea.org/


 home sharingHIP Housing’s Programs include Home Sharing (helps match persons in need of housing with those who have a place to share), Self-Sufficiency (housing and supportive services to low-income families) and Property Management (acquires and rehabilitates existing housing to expand the pools of affordable housing). http://hiphousing.org/


hlcHousing Leadership Council of San Mateo coordinates a variety of programs and activities (Affordable Housing Week, Housing Leadership Day, Community Builders Program, etc.) that work to shape policy, change perceptions, and support best practices toward more affordable homes in San Mateo County. http://www.hlcsmc.org/

 homeOne Home helps anyone find a home they are eligible for, share housing information with others, and download housing applications.

midpenMid-Pen Housing provides safe, affordable housing of high quality to those in need and helps establish stability and opportunity for the lives of their residents. https://www.midpen-housing.org/

samaritan houseSamaritan House helps families avoid a major crisis and homelessness with emergency rent or assistance with utility bills. Provides support with housing applications, qualification for housing programs and helps work with landlords to create more housing opportunities for clients in need of a new home. http://samaritanhousesanmateo.org/

eden houseEden Housing's mission is to build and maintain high-quality, well-managed, service-enhanced affordable housing communities that meet the needs of lower income families, seniors, and persons with disabilities. https://www.edenhousing.org/

 mercyMercy Housing’s mission is to create stable, vibrant and healthy communities by developing, financing and operating affordable, program-enriched housing for families, seniors and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities. https://www.mercyhousing.org/