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Housing Department
200 E. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113

Ph: (408) 535-3860
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Report a concern
Homeless Hotline:
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Report emergencies or illegal activity
Please call 911

Ending Homelessness

Department Priorities / Workplan Highlights
  • Support the development of permanent supportive housing
  • Utilize rapid re-housing and other evidence based approaches
  • Provide a mechanism for citizens to report homelessness concerns

Homeless Concerns Hotline and Homeless Helpline

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For concerns related to homelessness and encampments in your community, please call 408-975-1440 or email . Housing Department staff will respond to inquiries within three business days to 1) acknowledge receipt of the concern, and 2) collect any additional details needed. An outreach team will then be deployed to assess the situation, offer services to homeless individuals in the area, and determine any next steps to resolve the reported concern. 

If you are homeless and seeking help, please contact the Homeless Helpline at 408-510-7600 or . The Helpline is operated by HomeFirst.

How to Get Involved

These are ways you can help end homelessness in San José and make a real difference in your community: