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Community Resources

Last updated by Lau: 7/5/2018

Resource Guides for Families

Family Resources in San Francisco

24 Hour Hotlines

Neighborhood Resources 

  • Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Center 415-759-3690
  • Sunset Youth Services 415-665-0255
  • Sunset Family Resource Collaborative 415-516-5966
  • Asian Family Support Center 415-221-5783
  • Family Mosaic Project 415-206-7600
  • OMI Family Center 415-452-2200
  • Oakes Children's Center 415-641-8000
  • Sunset Mental Health 415-753-7400
  • Cameron House 415-781-0401
  • Tenderloin Self-Help 415-749-2143
  • Truancy Assessment & Resource Center - 415-437-1700
    • Truancy case management and referrals
    • Works in collaboration with SFUSD schools
  • CARECENImmigration legal support, family programs
  • Bayview YMCA Family Resource Center
  • Bayview Hunters Point Foundation 415-822-8515

Please see a counselor or Wellness staff if you need support to get referred.

Youth Programs

Academic & Tutoring Resources in the Bayview Neighborhood

100% College Prep Institute  -

1201 Mendell Street (415) 550-9455

Monday through Friday 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Serves Grades 6 – 12 Cost: Free

100% College Prep Institute is an afterschool program in the Bayview neighborhood that provides tutoring, college advising and preparation services, and study and leadership skills. They also host youth clubs such as in math, languages, life skills, and more. The center hosts Summer College Prep Institute that offers workshops on preparing for the college application and financial aid process.

Bayview Beacon Center  -

400 Mansell Street   (415) 337-7991

Mon–Fri 8am–6pm  Cost: Free

The Bayview Beacon Center, a program of the Bayview YMCA, is located at Phillip & Sala Burton High School. They are implementing the community schools model to ensure that every student graduates college-ready. The Beacon gives youth the tools to thrive, while also strengthening the legs that support them: parents, family and community. All Beacon programs and services are free and are open to everyone — especially students, parents, and residents of Bayview Hunters Point, the Portola District, and Visitacion Valley.

The center offers a gamut of programs for children, youth, and families in the areas of education, career development, leadership, health, arts, and recreation. Afterschool programs are augmented by employment and family services, as well as case management, structured recreational activities, and nutrition classes. 

Bayview Hunters Point YMCA  -

1601 Lane Street  (415) 822-7728

Mon–Fri 8am–8pm, Sat 8:30am–2pm; Afterschool: Mon–Fri 2pm–6pm

Cost: Varies by program

Ages served 5 and up; Afterschool Program Grades K–8

The Bayview Y's Afterschool Education Program  provides constructive activities and much-needed affordable child care during the times that youth are at the greatest risk (when they are out of school). Staff works with parents to address issues and monitor academic performance. Hours during the school year are Mon–Fri 2pm–6pm. Activities include: homework help, sports clinics, physical activities, literacy and math projects, cooking, daily snacks, games, CIVICS engagement program, and more. Transportation from school available.

The Willie Brown Youth Center program is designed to provide case management, academic assistance, specialized technological learning, and enrichment activities. They provide a safe environment and motivation for participating youth to be successful in school and life, as well as empower and engage participants to build self esteem.


4301 Third Street   (415) 206-9995

Monday through Friday 4:00pm–7:00pm

Restricted Enrollment

Yes : Application and interview required. Students must attend 1–2 days a week. Enrolled on a first come, first served basis.

College Track is an afterschool college preparatory program that helps students from under-resourced communities graduate from high school and succeed in college. College Track sets high expectations for student achievement and offers a variety of programs in four core service areas: Academic Affairs, Student Life, College Affairs, and College Success. These core program areas are designed to ensure that College Track graduates not only receive admission to college, but are fully prepared to succeed in that environment when they arrive.

See Counselors & Wellness Center for more info if you need help getting connected to resources!