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Employment and Temporary Assistance

  • Catholic Social Services - Any family with no means of support may qualify for assistance.
  • Emergency Housing Center - Helps provide temporary emergency shelter for CalWORKs eligible families. Information and referral services provided.
  • Evangel Home, Inc. - Single women and women with children (boys under age 9) accepted.
  • Fresno Rescue Mission - Temporary shelter for men or families with children.
  • Project Home Again - Matches homeless families with churches to help find permanent homes.
  • YWCA Homeward Bound - Shelter for homeless women and children. Program fee is 30% of income.
  • YWCA/Marjaree Mason Center - Thirty day free emergency shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence. Low cost transitional residential program for homeless women and women with children.
  • Housing Authorities of the City and County of Fresno - Section 8 and conventional housing programs assist eligible low to moderate income residents by subsidizing a portion of their rent. Home ownership programs available to qualified applicants.

    E & TA is currently collaborating with referrals to the Welfare to Work funded Tenant-Based Assistance Program which provides additional rental subsidies for individuals transitioning to employment.