PG&E CARE or FERA Utility Discount Programs |
Link: PG&E website
|California Alternate Rates for Energy Program (CARE). A monthly discount of 20% or more on gas and electricity. Participants qualify through income guidelines or if enrolled in certain public assistance programs.
Family Electric Rate Assistance Program (FERA). A monthly discount of 18% on electricity only. Must be a household with three or more people. Participants qualify through income guidelines.
Salvation Army San Jose |
359 N 4th Street
San Jose, CA 95112
Link: Salvation Army San Jose website
|Hours: 8 am to Noon and 1 pm to 3 pm. Monday through Thursday; 8 am to Noon Friday: information, referrals, clothes, senior meals, rental and move-in assistance, and food. 1 pm to 3 pm. Tuesday through Thursday (brown bag). Meals for seniors: 8:30 am to Noon Monday through Friday Family services: 8:30 am to 11:30 pm and 1 pm to 3 pm. Monday through Thursday; 8 am to Noon Friday Food services for residents of the following zip codes: 95013, 95035, 95050, 95051-054, 95111, 95112, 95119-123, 95126, 95128, 95131, 95132, 95134-39, 95141, 95192, and 95193 Rental deposit and utility assistance for residents of the following zip codes: 95013, 95037, 95119-95123, 95127, 95132, 95135, 95137, 95138, 95139, 95141, 95148, 95192, and 95193
St Joseph’s Family Center |
7950 Church Street
Gilroy, CA 95020
Phone: 408-846-1480 / 408-842-6662
Link: St Joseph’s Family Center website
|Hours 9 am to 4 pm. Monday through Friday (closed Noon to 1 pm). Food assistance pantry, hot meals, employment services, emergency rental and utility assistance, and bus passes. Services targeted to residents of Gilroy and San Martin.
West Valley Community Services |
10104 Vista Dr
Cupertino, CA 95014
|Hours 8 am to 5 pm. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday As well as 8 am to 8 pm. Tuesday and Thursday. Closed from Noon to 1 pm, and holidays. Rental and utility assistance, case management services, information, referrals, food pantry, and transitional housing for single adults and women w/children under the age of 6. Food pantry: 10 am to 11:15 pm and 1 pm to 4:15 pm Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Open until 7:15 pm. Tuesday and Thursday.