Adult Coordinated Entry Access Points Call 415-487-3300 x7000 to reach shelter Access Points. If no one is able to take your call, please leave a voicemail with your name, contact information and preferred language.  Your call will be returned within one business day. 

For families seeking shelter in San Francisco, contact:


Central City Access Point (District 6) - 37 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, (415) 644-0504

website:  Operated by Compass Family Services


Bayview Access Point (District 10) - 1641 LaSalle Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124, (415) 430-6320

website:  Operated by Catholic Charities


Mission Access Point (District 9) - 2871 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110, (415) 972-1281

website:    Operated by Catholic Charities


Link to Family Coordinated Entry:

For emergency shelter resources, please call a Family Access Point. If you have at least one child enrolled in the San Francisco Unified School District you may call Buena Vista Horace Mann Stay-Over Program through Dolores Street Community Services at (415) 374-6332 for shelter information. You do not need to go through a Family Access Point to stay at BVHM Stay-Over Program. 

San Francisco Free Shelter, Food, and Services Lists can be accessed from this site or by going to For additional resources regarding homeless services, please refer to SF Homeless.

If you have been given a denial of service (DOS) from a City-funded shelter, you have the right to an advocate.

Please contact the Shelter Advocates at 415-346-7685 or visit their office located at 468 Turk St., San Francisco.

For more information on housing and homeless services in San Francisco, you can contact the Human Services Agency, the Department of Public Health, the Mayor's Office on Housing,  and Project Homeless Connect.

For medical care, please contact Tom Waddell Urban Care Clinic at 230 Golden Gate Ave., ( 415) 355-7500, or their Urgent Care Clinic at 50 Ivy St., ( 415) 355-7400