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The Fair Oaks Community Center is a multi-service facility offering a variety of services to the broader Redwood City Community. Services are offered by a combination of City staff and representatives from public and private non-profit agencies. Although hours vary by particular program, the general service hours are:

Mon/ Wed 8:00-11:00am
Tues 8:00-11:00am
Thurs 8:00-11:00am
Fri 8:00-11:00am
*8am-11am only on the 2nd & 3rd Fridays of the month

For more information, call 780-7500.
For other “Core Services Agencies” serving San Mateo County,
click here.

Services are available in Spanish and English.
Fair Oaks is located at 2600 Middlefield Rd., Redwood City 94063
For more information, call 780-7500.

Alanon (Spanish Speaking)
Meets Tues and Thurs 7:00-9:00 pm

R.C.S.D. Opportunity School
A self-contained academic program offering core curriculum and personal counseling to at risk middle school students. Call 780-7538.

Community Education Center
A bilingual, multi-cultural pre-school. Call 780-7515.

Provides counseling and advocacy on domestic violence. For more info call (650) 312-8515 or (800) 300-1080.

El Concilio of San Mateo County/ Nuestro Canto de Salud
The mission of Nuestro Canto De Salud is to build a coalition which embraces the spirit and culture of the people to identify health issues and make informed decisions in culturally sensitive ways which will improve individual, family and community health. In addition to health screenings and health education, activities include exercise and dance classes. Call (650) 780-7514.

Fair Oaks Intergenerational Center/Family Service Agency
Exercise classes, watercolor, sewing, health screening, computer classes, lunch program, information and referral for seniors, and ESL and citizenship classes. Call 780-7525.

Family Service Agency of San Mateo County
Provides bilingual counseling services to children and their families. Call 403-4300 ext. 4905 for more information.

H.I.P. Housing / Homesharing
Need a roommate? Consider sharing a home. Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm. To schedule an appointment, call 348-6660 Mon-Fri or 780-7511, Tues & Thurs

Information and Referral
Information on human services available in San Mateo County for residents of Redwood City and North Fair Oaks. Monday through Friday. Call 780-7500 for exact hours and more information.

International Institute
Offers legalization, immigration and naturalization assistance. No appointment necessary on Mondays only, 9:00am-12pm and 1pm-4pm, on a first come, first served basis. For more information call 780-7530.

Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County
Housing Clinic available Friday mornings at the Fair Oaks Community Center for landlord/tenant and other housing law issues. Call (650)558-0915 to schedule an appointment.

Narcotics Anonymous
(English Speaking) Meets 1st and 3rd Weds, 7-9pm

Peninsula Conflict Resolution Center (PCRC)
The mission of the Peninsula Conflict Resolution Center (PCRC) is to promote positive collaboration and active engagement by residents in the communities we serve. Services include training individuals to communicate and solve problems together, facilitating group and community meetings, and public participation skill building. PCRC also assists in the resolution of conflicts with mutually acceptable agreements. PCRC recruits, trains, and supports community volunteers to provide an array of services. Call (650) 513-0330 and visit the PCRC website at Address: 1660 S. Amphlett Blvd. #219, San Mateo CA 94402.

Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA
Free Pet “Fixes” for low-income pet owners.
2nd and 4th Thursday each month. Pets accepted from 8-9am on a first come first served basis. Call 340-7022, ext. 387 for details.

Redwood City Child Development Program
Child care for working parents. Fees based on family income. Child must be 1-5 years old. Call 780-7520.

San Mateo County Juvenile Probation
Provides counseling, advice, & orientation to concerned parents about their children. Call 363-4243.

San Mateo County Mobile Health Van
Drop-in health services available every Tuesday, 10am-2pm. Call 573-2346 for more information and schedules for other locations.

San Mateo County Victim’s Center
For assistance to victims of violent crimes. For more info call 877-5494.

St. Vincent De Paul- Homeless Food Program
Area Conference provides food to single homeless adults. Monday-Friday 343-4405




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