HAC provides free public benefits advocacy to people who are homeless and mentally ill in Alameda County. Offices in Oakland and Berkeley.
Organization Website

Twitter: @Homelessaction1
Facebook: Facebook
Primary geographic focus: Bay Area, Northern California
Organization Type: Provider
LAAC Membership Type: Members
Lists: IOLTA-Funded, IOLTA Field Programs
Tags: Disability: Mental Health, Housing: Homelessness
Acronym or short name: HAC

HAC provides free public benefits advocacy to people who are homeless and mentally ill in Alameda County. In addition to helping clients obtain sustainable income and health insurance, HAC also works with community stakeholders to reduce the harms associated with a lack of housing and healthcare. Combining professionalism and compassion, HAC provides barrier-free legal assistance to the hardest to reach populations.

Homeless Action Center (HAC)



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LAAC Member Story

Homeless Action Center’s Dedicated Attorneys Are Passionate About Public Benefits Advocacy

Homeless Action Center (HAC)
August 16, 2017
In these troubling times of ever-increasing homelessness in the Bay Area, and fearful uncertainty about the federal safety net, there is a group of dedicated attorneys serving the neediest of Alameda County to obtain the benefits that they are entitled to but often lack.




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Blog Post

Meghan’s Story of Achieving Her Ideals within the Legal Aid World

Meghan Pluimer
July 10, 2018

LAAC Member Story

Homeless Action Center’s Dedicated Attorneys Are Passionate About Public Benefits Advocacy

Homeless Action Center (HAC)
August 16, 2017
In these troubling times of ever-increasing homelessness in the Bay Area, and fearful uncertainty about the federal safety net, there is a group of dedicated attorneys serving the neediest of Alameda County to obtain the benefits that they are entitled to but often lack.



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