Nov 16, 2018

Winter Shelter is Now Open

The City of Oakland opened its winter shelter at the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, 675 23rdStreet, Oakland, CA 94612. The shelter operates 7-days a week until June 30, 2019. The shelter provides beds for up to 65 homeless Oakland and Emeryville adult men and women (no minors) through December 1, 2018, and will then expand to a capacity of 100. The shelter beds can be secured through referral, reservation, and walk up-first come-first served basis. Shelter doors open…

Mar 15, 2019

Human Services Department Request for Qualifications For Professional Services

The City of Oakland is pleased to release a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to provide professional services for the Human Services Department for services initiated during the July 2019 through June 2022 period. Services include (but are not limited to) research and evaluation, marketing and communication, strategic planning, training and capacity building for community providers, as well as capacity building for workforce providers and employer engagement. See below for important dates and to download the RFQ materials. RFQ Issue Date…

Mar 25, 2019

Afternoon Aerobics at Downtown Oakland Senior Center

A FUN Approach to Senior Fitness! Smooth “Old School” music sounds and diverse moves come together in this class to provide you with an energetic aerobic workout. So, come on and let’s build your flexibility, strength, and endurance. Let’s get your heart pumping, and let’s keep it movin’! Fee: $3:00 per class

Mar 26, 2019

Sewing Classes at West Oakland Senior Center

Sewing Classes Instructor: Louise King Learn basic sewing, design skill & pattern drafting Every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. - 12 noon & Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Bring your own: scissors, yard stick, measuring tape & straight pins.