Local Community Resources

Local Community Resources

Resources are accessible to all Newark Unified School families and Community.

If you have additional questions or needs, please call (510) 818-3818

  • Physical Health Services (all insurances accepted)
  • Newark Wellness Center (510) 505-1600

             *Spanish speaking nurse supervisor-Ruth Ordonez: (510) 461-4741 / Clinical team manager: Nahid Nevin: (510) 494-7244

             * Parents state that they are from Newark Unified School District to be placed on top of priority list.

  • Tri- City Health Center (510) 770-8040

Emergency Food, Clothing, Job Training

  • Compassion Network (510) 796-7378

                * This agency adopts families for Thanksgiving and Christmas (Contact person: Christine Beitsch)

Medi-Cal Insurance and Food Programs

  • Fremont Healthy Start (Multiple languages) (510) 656-4206

                 * Spanish speaking family resource specialist will be at Newark Unified once a week and can meet parents at any school site

                 (Contact person: Ofelia Gamboa

  • Housing and Emergency Shelters Dial 211

                 * Coordinated Case Management Services (English and Spanish)

  • Fremont Resource Center (510) 574-2021 Assistance with basic needs, advocacy, family support and financial planning.

                  * Contact person: Ana-Lilia De Leon Gonzalez, Medical and Mental Health Services (English and Spanish)

  • Tiburico Vasquez Health Services (510) 471-5880

                   * Youth groups and parent education classes offered at various schools in Newark Contact person: Susana Pineda (510)471-5880 ext.3119

                    * Pregnant and Parenting Teens and Young Adults-Case Management Program (510) 471-5880 ext. 3711 Includes home visits to

                       where students are located.

  • Mental Health Referrals ACCESS 1-800-491-9099

Psychiatric Care

  • Pathways to Wellness (510) 675-0600

                   * Counseling, Support Groups and Parent Project Classes

  • Youth and Family Services (510) 574-2100

                     * Contact person: Jody Montgomery (English) and Luz Ponce (Spanish)

  • Crisis Support Services of Alameda County 1-800-260-0094

                       * Youth groups and parent education classes offered at various schools in Newark, Contact person: Cris Rita (510) 420-3203

Probation Mental Health Program-Case Management-Mental Health Services

  • East Bay Agency for Children  Contact Person: Jill Reed (510)268-3770 x 121 email: [email protected]
  • ToothMobile  Contact person: Adrina (408) 879-0110

                         * Free dental services: screenings, x-rays, fillings and etc. Will come to school sites and serve students and families for free        

Local Shelters

  • Second Chance (510) 792-4357
  • SAVE (510)574-2250

Food Giveaways

  • Salvation Army (510) 793-6319
  • Viola Blythe Center (510) 794-3437
  • LOV NEWARK (510) 793-5683