The library will be closed on Friday, February 12th, for Lincoln's Birthday. All locations will be closed on Monday, February 15th for President's Day. All locations except Main, Brookfield and Eastmont will be closed on Tuesday, February 16th, for President's Day. Thank you.
|Adolescent Health Online||
The American Medical Association Program on Child and Adolescent Health is pleased to provide you with information on adolescent health.
|Nutrition on the Web for Teens||
This is a site created by students, and has lots of information just for teens.
|YO! Disabled and Proud||
Connecting, Organizing, & Educating Youth with Disabilities.
|Healthy Young America||
Find out how to get healthcare under the new Affordable Care Act and advocate for healthcare, jobs and higher education for young Americans between 18 and 34 years of age. A national website from the Young Invincibles and the Center for Community Change.
Want to apply for healthcare directly? Visit www.coveredca.com to get started. Or call California's state service center 800-300-1506
|Asian Health Services||
Free, confidential health services, including pregnancy testing, STD testing and treatment. Teen clinic every Wednesday evening by appointment.
310 8th Street #307, Oakland, (510) 986-1024
Health services, STD testing, counseling and referrals. Call for drop-in center hours.
5323 Foothill Blvd., Oakland, (510) 434-0307
|La Clinica de la Raza - Youth Clinics||
Affordable health care for teens from low-income communities in the East Bay. Six locations. Call for information, locations, and hours:
|Children's Hospital Oakland||
Comprehensive medical, reproductive, and mental health services for youth. Free w/MediCal, or sliding scale at three locations:
|Native American Health Center||
Medical services, HIV testing, traditional and alternative medicine.
3124 International Blvd., Oakland, (510) 535-4492
|LifeLong Medical Clinics||
Contraception, STI testing/treatment, HIV testing, pelvic exams and pap smears, counseling, primary care, counseling, prenatal care. (510) 981-4100 (all clinics).
|211 Bay Area||
Dial 211 or 800-273-6222 for a free, confidential information and referrals for health, housing and human services in the Bay Area. Chinese and Spanish spoken.
|Alameda County Healthcare||
Provides assistance to thousands of uninsured residents looking for health services in Alameda County. Includes information about eligibility for the Affordable Care Act, Medi-Cal, pregnancy insurance and more.
Emergency shelter that is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Provides case management, food, counseling, and more.
200 Harrison St., (520) 379-1010.
For youth ages 18-21.
Shelter and safe space. Provides drop-in center, counseling, case management, laundry, dinner, legal aid and recreational fun.
422 Jefferson St., 1-800-379-1114 (shelter), (510) 839-1559 (other).
For youth ages 13-18.
|Youth Engagement, Advocacy, and Housing (YEAH!)||
Receive basic needs, including case management, job, and educational assistance. Open 7 days a week depending on staffing.
Winter shelter available November through May.
1744 University Ave., Berkeley, (510) 704-9867.
For youth ages 18-24.
An LGBTQ safe space that provides food, computers, movie screenings, case management, and more.
Open Mondays and Thursdays from 3 PM - 7 PM. Call for support group times, or check the facebook page.
22245 Main St., Suite 200, Hayward, (415) 760-6810.
LGBTQ youth ages 14-21.