Contact Us

General Information

Sobrato Center for Nonprofits
507 Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035

Phone: (408) 539-2100
Fax: (408) 957-0253

Get Help

Call (408) 539-2100 and select option 1 if you are homeless, at risk of homelessness, or know someone who is, or if you’d like more information on how one of our programs can help you.

Click here to download the City of San Jose Homeless Services flyer with a list of resources to help.

You can also click this link for more information or call the Santa Clara County shelter hotline (1-800-774-3583) for pre-recorded information in English and Spanish on shelter availability for single men and women, families, and youth.

Our services for adults and our shelter are located at the Boccardo Reception Center, 2011 Little Orchard Street, San Jose. You can take bus lines #66 or #68 and exit at Curtner Avenue/Monterey Road. The BRC is also within walking distance of the Curtner Light Rail Station. Phone (408) 294-2100.

From November 30, 2015 through March 31, 2015 our Cold Weather Shelter Program will operate in San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Gilroy. the program serves men, women, and families depending on the location. Click here for more information.

Homeless Helpline

If you are concerned about someone who is homeless on the streets of San Jose, call (408) 510-7600 or email our outreach team. The phone number has a 24-hour voicemail. You may not receive a response but all calls and requests are logged and prioritized for our outreach team.

Make a Financial Donation (please do not call for services)

Please email Deborah Bingham, Donor Services Manager, or call (408) 539-2141.


Please email

Donate Goods

Please see our Wish List and contact

Media Contact (please do not call for services)

Please email Claire Wagner, Director of Communications, or call (408) 539-2142.